In Chennai villivakkam is located in the northern part. It also has a railway station which is next to perambur towards Chennai Central. This area is closer to central. The villivakkam station is called as Jeeva station which was earlier frquently flashed in news because of a local train accident. In which an unknown person had taken control of an emu and later died in the accident.
In Chennai Villivakkam is located next to Perambur loco works and perambur carraige works station.Jeeva Railway station which is mentioned by Kamala is not Villivakkam Station both are different.It is called Vyasarpadi Jiva Railway station where the train accident in which a unknown person had taken the control of an emu train and rammed it to the station.Next to chennai central is Basin Bridge station then comes Vyasarpadi jiva station then comes Perambur folled by Perambur loco works and carraige works and then comes Villivakkam station when you travel by train from chennai central.There are lots of Bus service to reach Villivakkam.From Besent nagar you can take a bus numbered 47 which goes via T-nagar and nungambakkam upto villivakkam. You could also take a share auto to reach villivakkam from nungambakkam but its quite costly than bus.From nungambakkam it takes around 25minutes to reach villivakkam.One of the biggest and popular cinema comples AGS cinemas is located in Villivakkam near villivakkam bus stand.