State Express Transport Corporation operates bus service from Chennai to Changanassery via Kottayam. The bus service is premium bus service operated from Chennai CMBT via Trichy, Madurai, Kumali, Vandi periyar, Kottayam reaches its final destination Changanassery.
The bus service have boarding points at Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus, Perungalathur, Mahindra City and Villupuram. The bus service is majorly used by people of Tamilnadu and Kerala. Changanassery is a small but famous town in district of Kottayam. The service is a blessing for the people of Kerala as their is no service by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation.
The bus is scheduled to start from first boarding point at 3pm (CMBT), Perungalathur 3:50 pm, Mahindra city 4:15 pm and Villupuram at 6:30 PM. The bus can be boarded at CMBT from platform 1 in Trichy buses lane.
The bus is estimated to reach the final destination on the next day at 7:45 am, the total journey time is expected to 16 hours and 45 minutes. The travel time may vary due to road and traffic conditions. The bus service is expected to cover 687 kilometers from origin point.
The bus service can be reserved by passengers in advance by visiting www.tnstc.in or SETC computerised ticket sitting centre.The ticket charge is Rs.600 per passenger excluding the charge for reservation.