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There are 6 ways to get from Auroville to Madurai by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Villupuram Junction (VM)  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Kudal Nagar (KON) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$14 - $27

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Bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Madurai

$10 - $14

4 alternative options

Train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Tiruppadirippuliyur (TDPR) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Ms - Tcn Exp / ...

$13 - $24

Taxi  •  5h 5m

  1. Take a taxi from Auroville to Madurai 210.7 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Auroville to Madurai 210.7 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM

$30 - $174

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The cheapest way to get from Auroville to Madurai is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 7h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Auroville to Madurai is to taxi which costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,500 and takes 5h 5m.

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The distance between Auroville and Madurai is 297 km. The road distance is 337.2 km.

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The best way to get from Auroville to Madurai without a car is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 5h 25m to get from Auroville to Madurai, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Auroville to Madurai is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 7h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auroville to Madurai is 337 km. It takes approximately 5h 5m to drive from Auroville to Madurai.

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Air India Limited, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Madurai Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Madurai. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auroville to Madurai.
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  • Distance: 185.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Auroville, India and Madurai, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Auroville to Madurai once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $16 and the journey takes 4h 39m. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Auroville to Madurai every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 7h 30m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Kudal Nagar (KON)
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruppadirippuliyur (TDPR) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Auroville to Madurai
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com

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