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There are 7 ways to get from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Ambur

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Ambur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur

Drive

  1. Drive from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur

Fly to Madras, train

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Madras (MAA)
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Fly to Bengaluru, train

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Fly to Tirupati, train

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Tirupati (TIR)
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Jn to Katpadi Jn
  3. Take the train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur

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The most affordable way to get from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur is to bus, which costs ₹600 - ₹850 and takes 8h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,500 and takes 5h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madurai and arriving at Ambur. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Jn and arriving at Ambur. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6h 46m.

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The distance between Madurai Junction Station and Ambur is 326 km. The road distance is 382.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 6h 46m and costs ₹230 - ₹1,200.

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The train from Madurai Jn to Ambur takes 6h 46m including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Madurai Junction Station to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Madurai station.

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Madurai Junction Station to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Jn station.

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The best way to get from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur is to train which takes 6h 46m and costs ₹230 - ₹1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹600 - ₹850 and takes 8h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur.
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  • Distance: 326.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 46m

What companies run services between Madurai Junction Station, India and Ambur, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Ambur 3 times a week. Tickets cost ₹230 - ₹1,200 and the journey takes 6h 46m. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Madurai to Ambur once daily. Tickets cost ₹600 - ₹850 and the journey takes 8h 22m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹13,000
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹9,000
Flights from Madurai to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,000 - ₹8,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹22,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹5,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

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.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Renigunta Jn to Katpadi Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
Train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹440
Second AC (2A)
₹480 - ₹600
Bus operators
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Madurai to Ambur
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹8,500
SSRT Cabs
Phone
+91 98 94 15 99 70
Website
maduraitours.com
Maniraja Travels
Phone
+91 73 05 51 24 53
Website
maduraimanirajatravels.in
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 45 22 88 89 99
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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The quickest flight from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Madurai Junction Station to Ambur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ambur station.

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Madurai Junction Station to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ambur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai Junction Station to Ambur is 383 km. It takes approximately 5h 20m to drive from Madurai Junction Station to Ambur.

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

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There are one+ hotels available in Ambur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Madurai Junction Station to Madurai Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs ₹290 - ₹350.

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