Followings are the advantages of tacheometric surveying
- It is one of the fastest methods of surveying.
- The accuracy of tacheometric surveying in uneven or difficult terrain is quite satisfactory.
- Does not require any tedious jobs with tapes and chains.
- Cost efficient with relative to time.
- Useful where chain survey or plane table survey cannot be conducted (hilly areas, hydrographic sites).
- It can be used to gain a better check for previously done chain surveying results.