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There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Indore by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Madurai

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Indore (IDR)

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Ujjain Jn
  2. Take the train from Ujjain Jn to Indore Jn Bg

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Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tiruchchirapali
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Indore (IDR)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madurai Periyar Bus Stand to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bengaluru Kempegowda to Shirdi
  3. Take the bus from Shirdi to Indore

Drive

  1. Drive from Madurai to Indore

Madurai to Indore by train

The train journey time between Madurai and Indore is around 38h 58m and covers a distance of around 2220 km. This includes an average layover time of around 53 min. Operated by Indian Railways, the Madurai to Indore train service departs from Madurai Jn and arrives in Indore Jn Bg. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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38h 58m Average Duration
₹998 Cheapest Price
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Madurai → Indore
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The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Indore is to train which costs ₹1,000 - ₹4,700 and takes 38h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Indore is to fly which costs ₹5,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 6h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madurai to Indore. However, there are services departing from Madurai Periyar Bus Stand and arriving at Indore via Bengaluru Kempegowda and Shirdi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madurai to Indore. However, there are services departing from Madurai Jn and arriving at Indore Jn Bg via Ujjain Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 58m.

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The distance between Madurai and Indore is 1444 km. The road distance is 1719.7 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Indore without a car is to bus which takes 37h 6m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 13m to get from Madurai to Indore, including transfers.

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Madurai to Indore bus services, operated by Kallada Tours and Travels, depart from Madurai Periyar Bus Stand station.

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Madurai to Indore train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Jn station.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Indore is to fly which takes 6h 13m and costs ₹5,500 - ₹12,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 37h 6m, you could also train, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹4,700 and takes 38h 58m.

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  • Distance: 1443.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 13m

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

IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet fly from Madurai to Indore hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madurai to Indore via Bangalore, Bengaluru Kempegowda, and Shirdi in around 37h 6m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Madras, Pune
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Madurai to Indore via Madras
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Madras
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Madras, Pune
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Bengaluru, Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Indore via Bengaluru, Pune
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹12,000
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 Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Madurai Jn to Ujjain Jn
Ave. Duration
36h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹4,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹900 - ₹1,200
Third AC (3A)
₹2,200 - ₹2,800
Second AC (2A)
₹3,200 - ₹4,100
Train from Ujjain Jn to Indore Jn Bg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹140
Third AC (3A)
₹360 - ₹450
Second AC (2A)
₹490 - ₹650
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Madurai Periyar Bus Stand to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹800 - ₹1,200
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
KSRTC
Phone
080-26252625
Website
ksrtc.in
Bus from Bengaluru Kempegowda to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
19h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,000 - ₹2,100
Schedules at
ksrtc.in
Standard
₹1,000 - ₹2,000
Intrcity Smartbus
Website
12go.co
Bus from Shirdi to Indore
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
12go.co

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There is no direct flight from Madurai Airport to Indore Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 50m and has one stopover.

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Madurai to Indore bus services, operated by Intrcity Smartbus, arrive at Indore station.

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Madurai to Indore train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Indore Jn Bg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Indore is 1720 km. It takes approximately 24h 37m to drive from Madurai to Indore.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Madurai Airport to Indore Airport.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Indore. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Madurai Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ₹280 - ₹340.

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