A small town in the district of Chennai, Pudur comes under Ambattur town. It is a part of the Tamil Nadu state. It is situated at a distance of 4.4 km away from Ambattur Taluk. Ambattur Lake is main source of irrigation and provides water for agricultural activities in the town. It takes around 11 minutes from the industrial hub of Amabattur town to get to Pudur. It is near the capital city Chennai which is 19.1 km away.
Place to Stay
There are several places providing various ranges in terms of price and accommodations. Some of them are Hotel Rithaans (Tariff – Rs. 990), and Mallika Residency (Tariff – Rs. 400).
The official language of this city is Tamil. The alternate language spoken is English.
The best time to visit would be during the annual harvest festival of Thai Pongal in the month of January.
Place of Interest
There are quite a few temples built in this part of the city. Also there is a famous hangout by the name of Toegeo Gaming lounge.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Pudur is Madurai Airport at a distance of 57.9 km.
The nearest railway station to Pudur is the Sattur Railway station at 25.4 km. The route map comprises of Tulukkapatti, Virudhunagar, Kallikudi, Sivakasi, Kumarapuram and Kalligudi.
There are daily private busses to Pallivasalpatti (8.1 km), Sallisettipatti (7.3 km), Vemboor (9 km), Sudhamadam (7.8 km), Mettipatti (7.1 km), Avadi, Tambaram, Vandalur, Koyambedu, Poonamallee, Vempoor, etc. Shri Jai Vilas Bus Operators and SRM Transport Pvt. Ltd. are some of the well serviced bus operators that have their services to Pudur. Ticketgoose.com is a popular online bus ticket booking website from where you can get your tickets with ease.