There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Guwahati by plane, train, bus, taxi 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  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Gauhati (GAU) IXM - GAU

$94 - $361

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi, train  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai to Islampur
  4. Take a taxi from Islampur to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
  5. Take the train from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Guwahati (GHY)

$49 - $78

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Erode Junction (ED) Mysore Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Erode Junction (ED) to Guwahati (GHY) Guwahati Exp / ...

$49 - $81

Bus, train  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Bangalore
  2. Take the train from Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) to Guwahati (GHY) New Tinsukia Exp

$54 - $77

Drive  •  40 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Guwahati 1758.6 miles

$280 - $420

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

Spicejet, IndiGo Airlines and four other airlines fly from Madurai to Guwahati hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madurai to Guwahati via Erode Junction (ED) in around 2 days 10 h.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Gauhati via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Madurai to Gauhati via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Gauhati via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Madurai to Gauhati via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Madurai to Gauhati via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Erode Junction (ED)
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Erode Junction (ED) to Guwahati (GHY)
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) to Guwahati (GHY)
Ave. Duration
2 days 5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) to Guwahati (GHY)
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Madurai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Islampur
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Islampur to New Jalpaiguri (NJP)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$13 - $17

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madurai to Guwahati?

The distance between Madurai and Guwahati is 2308 km. The road distance is 2814 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madurai to Guwahati?

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Guwahati is to bus and taxi and train which costs ₹3,200 - ₹5,500 and takes 2 days 18 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Madurai to Guwahati?

The quickest way to get from Madurai to Guwahati is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs ₹6,000 - ₹24,000.

Is there a direct train between Madurai and Guwahati?

No, there is no direct train from Madurai to Guwahati. However, there are services departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Guwahati (GHY) via Erode Junction (ED). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 10 h.

How long does it take to get from Madurai to Guwahati?

It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Madurai to Guwahati, including transfers.