Located in the South of Chennai, close to Navalur, Thalambur is popularly known for its proximity to Chennai’s IT Hub. It is approximately 30 minutes away from Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), the IT Corridor of Chennai. In the last few years, Thalambur has seen considerable development both in terms of infrastructure and residential spaces, given the rising number of people moving there. It also houses vast spaces of land that will be beneficial for planned development. Read on to know what makes Thalambur an ideal location to move to or invest in.


The public transport system of Thalambur offers unbeatable connectivity to all parts of the city. There are two main bus stops – the Thalambur Bus Stop and Karanai Bus Stop – that offer extensive bus routes which cover all main localities of Chennai till the final destination of CMBT in Koyambedu. Apart from buses, residents can also easily avail cab facilities to get to their desired locations.

One of the primary advantages of living in Thalambur is the close proximity to arterial roads like OMR and ECR. This stellar neighbourhood is 30 minutes away from OMR, 20 minutes away from the Shollinganallur junction (which provides further connectivity) and 20 minutes away from East Coast Road (ECR).

Additionally, the skeletal structure provided by the SIPCOT-Thalambur Road leaves no stone unturned in providing residents with much-needed connectivity to all major hubs of the city. The SIPCOT IT Park is the second largest in Asia, which houses many prominent corporates.

Leisure and recreation

The close proximity to major roads of the city comes with the added advantage of providing the residents of Thalambur with a plethora of options for entertainment and leisure activities. Thalambur is also close to Mayajaal, AGS Cinema, VGP and MGM Dizzee World. There are several eateries and hotels along the way, apart from the ones housed in those complexes. You can be sure your weekends and free time will be chockablock with fun activities.

Restaurants and cafes

 Considering Thalambur strategic location, there are a multitude of small restaurants in ECR that give you options ranging from South Indian and continental to fast food. Here are a few of them:

  • What The Fork
  • KFC
  • Domino’s Pizza
  • McDonald’s
  • Gem Exprezz Multi Cusine Restaurant
  • Faasos
  • Punjabi Rasoi
  • Iver Restaurant
  • RMP Catering
  • Bhavani Mess
  • Dindigul Vellaisamy

With so many options out there, it is safe to say that the residents of Thalambur are spoilt for choice. Whether you are planning to head out and binge on some authentic Indian food or order in and park yourself in front of the TV, the world is your oyster! 

Education Hub

 A top priority for every family is their children’s education. There are several premier educational institutions for primary, higher and collegiate levels in and around Thalambur. Many of Chennai’s top international schools are located here, making it one of the go-to residential localities to invest in. Few of them are listed below:


  • Amethyst International School
  • Athena Global School
  • HLC International School
  • KFI – The School
  • Mount Litera Zee School
  • KC High International School
  • Hiranandani Upscale School
  • Panchayat Union Primary School
  • SBOA International School and University


  • Agni College of Technology
  • Jeppiar Engineering College
  • Mohamed Sathak AJ College
  • Sri Venkateswara Dental College and Hospital
  • Joseph’s Institute of Technology
  • Sathyabama University Department of Architecture
  • Vels School of Physiotherapy

Residential Spaces

Thalambur is fast becoming a top-tier area for first time home buyers and experienced property investors. Areas in the outskirts of Chennai are turning into fast developing residential areas, and Thalambur is one of them. If you’re looking to buy a ready-to-occupy home, be sure to keep Thalambur in mind. There are many luxury villas in this spectacular locality and one of the major developments is Casagrand’s Elan. This project houses 333 3-BHK independent villas and row houses. They come with a number of amenities like a state-of-the-art gymnasium, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, movie room, children’s play area, senior citizens’ park and many more.

Don’t hesitate to consider Thalambur when looking for a new locality to move to. Casagrand has many projects in the area that include 2, 3 or 4bhk flats and stunning villas. If you are searching for your dream home, make you check out a reputed brand name, like Casagrand, and make the right choice!