O M Road Chennai

Popularly known as the IT Corridor, it is a 23 km Stretch running between Madhya Kailash Junction and Siruseri. The Perungudi Toll plaza divides this stretch into Pre-Toll OMR and Post Toll OMR. The State-of-the-art IT parks, commercial buildings & residential towers make a picturesque skyline.

Old Mahabalipuram Road is 45 km long. The road starts from Madhya Kailash Temple on Sardar Patel Road in South-East Chennai and terminates on East Coast Road near Mahabalipuram.

OMR Pre Toll:

Exordium of the IT Corridor and contributes the highest office space stock compared to the other locations in the city. Presence of major developers and international funds like CapitaLand, Maple Tree, TRIL etc and around 2 Mn Sq.ft is under development by DLF. Brigade WTC brings world’s most desirable business address to Chennai. Joining the ranks of 334 WTCs present across the globe, WTC Chennai will be the tallest commercial establishment in the city.

OMR Post Toll:

Post-Toll is host to several IT/ITES firms along with several MNCs that have set up their facilities. The presence of great residential complexes makes it possible for residents to live closer to their workplace. Xander,Ozone, Pacifica are few of the established developers/ Landlords on this stretch.


Which business sectors does this area attract?

This corridor has numerous business parks which houses marquee firms like Amazon, Shell, BNY Mellon, Bank of America, Cognizant, AstraZeneca to name a few. Advantage of being closer to the city centre, OMR Pre Toll has been the most preferred location for office space occupiers.

Major IT/ITes firms like TCS, Cognizant, Accenture, HCL, Infosys, PayPal etc have their major presence here.


Transport Links

Being closer to the City Centre, OMR Pre Toll is well connected by Mass Rapid Transit System and other major public transport systems.  Pallavaram Thoraippakm Road or 200ft Radial Road eases the commutation from Post Toll OMR to the other side of the city and as well as to the Airport. Work on Phase II of Chennai Metro has commenced, and this covers the entire stretch of OMR and bridges the gap between other parts of the city.



Runs parallel to the East Coast Road which is the major attraction for people to relax with a good sea view. Mutukadu lake near OMR offers rowboats, pedal boats, water scooter and windsurfing for the adventure seekers. OMR is surrounded by well-known temples like 18th-century Thiruporur Murugan temple, Nithya Kalyana Perumal temple, Prathyangira Devi temple in Shollinganallur and ISKON temple and a 45 min drive to the Shore temple which was built by the Pallava dynasty will add to the cultural and heritage highlights of the location. Malls and multiplexes like Cineplex, AGS, INOX etc. which eliminates the need for its residents to travel into the city. People can also plan a weekend drive to Mamallapuram or Pondicherry or plan their weekend stay in beach resorts nearby.

 Well established social infrastructure with good residential catchments which adds to the location advantage. Cafes, Restaurants, Hotels, Retail outlets and educational Institutions are all just at the right spot which makes life easier for people around here. OMR also has an easy access to great healthcare with reputed hospitals like Apollo Hospitals, Chettinad Health City, and Global Health City.



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