There are 4 ways to get from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar by bus, train, taxi or car
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Take the bus from Madurai to Tirunelveli
Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tirunelveli
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Take a taxi from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar
Drive from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar is to train which costs ₹480 - ₹1,300 and takes 4h 26m.
The quickest way to get from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar is to taxi which costs ₹2,200 - ₹2,600 and takes 2h 14m.
The distance between Madurai Airport (IXM) and Sankarnagar is 121 km. The road distance is 148.1 km.
The best way to get from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar without a car is to bus which takes 3h 59m and costs .
It takes approximately 3h 59m to get from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar, including transfers.
The best way to get from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar is to bus which takes 3h 59m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹480 - ₹1,300 and takes 4h 26m.
Yes, the driving distance between Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar is 148 km. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Madurai Airport (IXM) to Sankarnagar.
There are six+ hotels available in Sankarnagar. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.
What companies run services between Madurai Airport (IXM), India and Sankarnagar, Tamil Nādu, India?
Parveen Travels operates a bus from Madurai to Tirunelveli every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2h 15m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Tirunelveli every 2 hours. Tickets cost ₹140 - ₹800 and the journey takes 2h 30m.
India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.
Train from Madurai Jn to Tirunelveli
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 30m
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- ₹140 - ₹800
- Book at
- Sleeper Class
- ₹140 - ₹180
- Third AC (3A)
- ₹450 - ₹600
- Second AC (2A)
- ₹600 - ₹800
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