There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Alappuzha by train, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Ms Guruvayur Exp

$8 - $19

4 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 29 min

$12 - $23

Taxi  •  4 h 21 min

  1. 175.7 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. 175.7 miles

$28 - $45

Fly, train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. IXM - COK

$31 - $74

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Alappuzha once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $19 and the journey takes 9 h 37 min.

Airlines
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madurai to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Night bus from Madurai to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Alapuzha
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Alappuzza
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madurai and Alappuzha is 202 km. The road distance is 281 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Alappuzha is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹1,300 and takes 9 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Madurai to Alappuzha is to fly and train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs ₹2,100 - ₹5,500.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Alleppey (ALLP). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Madurai to Alappuzha. However, there are services departing from Madurai and arriving at Alapuzha via Trivandrum. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 29 min.

The train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Alleppey (ALLP) takes 9 h 37 min including transfers and departs once daily.