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There are 4 ways to get from Chengannūr to Madurai by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Chengannur to Trivandrum
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Madurai

₹770 - ₹1,099

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Train  •  13h 4m

  1. Take the train from Chengannur to Madurai Jn 16343 / ...

₹600 - ₹1,300

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Taxi  •  3h 58m

  1. Take a taxi from Chengannūr to Madurai 158.4 miles

₹4,200 - ₹5,000

Drive  •  3h 58m

  1. Drive from Chengannūr to Madurai 158.4 miles

₹1,800 - ₹2,800

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The cheapest way to get from Chengannūr to Madurai is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 9h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Chengannūr to Madurai is to taxi which costs ₹4,200 - ₹5,000 and takes 3h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chengannūr to Madurai. However, there are services departing from Chengannur and arriving at Madurai via Thiruvananthapuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chengannur and arriving at Madurai Jn. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13h 4m.

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The distance between Chengannūr and Madurai is 178 km. The road distance is 253.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chengannūr to Madurai without a car is to bus which takes 9h 28m and costs ₹750 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 9h 28m to get from Chengannūr to Madurai, including transfers.

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Chengannūr to Madurai bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, depart from Chengannur station.

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Chengannūr to Madurai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chengannur station.

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The best way to get from Chengannūr to Madurai is to bus which takes 9h 28m and costs ₹750 - ₹1,100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹600 - ₹1,300 and takes 13h 4m.

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  • Distance: 111.2 miles
  • Duration: 9h 28m

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

You can take a bus from Chengannūr to Madurai via Trivandrum and Thiruvananthapuram in around 9h 28m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chengannūr to Madurai once daily. Tickets cost ₹600 - ₹1,300 and the journey takes 13h 4m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Chengannur to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹220 - ₹300
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chengannūr to Madurai
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹5,000

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Chengannūr to Madurai bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Madurai station.

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Chengannūr to Madurai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Madurai Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chengannūr to Madurai is 253 km. It takes approximately 3h 58m to drive from Chengannūr to Madurai.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Madurai. Prices start at ₹1,126 per night.

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