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

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

Fly, taxi  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Kochi (COK) IXM - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Guruvayur Temple

$44 - $78

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Madurai to Chalakudi
  2. Take the bus from Chalakudy to Guruvayoor

$11 - $16

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Shoranur Junction (SRR) Ten Dr Exp

$18 - $31

Night bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the night bus from Madurai to Trissur

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple 190.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple 190.9 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Madurai, India and Guruvayur Temple, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple once a week. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 7 h 10 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 Trissur
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Night bus from Madurai to Chalakudi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Chalakudy to Guruvayoor
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Guruvayur Temple
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple?

The distance between Madurai and Guruvayur Temple is 240 km. The road distance is 305 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple?

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple is to night bus and bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,100 and takes 10 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple?

The quickest way to get from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple is to fly and taxi which takes 2 h 9 min and costs ₹2,800 - ₹5,500.

Is there a direct bus between Madurai and Guruvayur Temple?

No, there is no direct bus from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple. However, there are services departing from Madurai and arriving at Guruvayoor via Chalakudy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple?

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Madurai to Guruvayur Temple, including transfers.