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

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Fly  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Madurai (IXM) PNY - IXM

$41 - $181

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Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Madurai

$11 - $14

4 alternative options

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

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

$14 - $27

Train  •  7 h 12 min

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

$13 - $25

Taxi  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Auroville to Madurai 210.7 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Auroville to Madurai 210.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Auroville to Madurai is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Auroville to Madurai is to fly which costs ₹2,900 - ₹14,000 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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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 5 h 25 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Auroville to Madurai, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Auroville to Madurai is to fly which takes 3 h 6 min and costs ₹2,900 - ₹14,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,000 and takes 5 h 25 min, you could also bus, which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pondicherry Airport to Madurai Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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

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Spicejet offers flights from Pondicherry Airport to Madurai Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Madurai. Prices start at $16 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: 3 h 6 min

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

Spicejet flies from Auroville to Madurai 6 times a week. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Auroville to Madurai once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 39 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Kudal Nagar (KON)
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruppadirippuliyur (TDPR) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Auroville to Madurai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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