There are 7 ways to get from Madurai to Kozhikode by train, 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.

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Train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kozhikode (CLT) Ten Dr Exp

$9 - $19

6 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Ernakulam
  2. Take the bus from Ernakulam to Kozhikode

$16 - $23

Taxi  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kozhikode 219.8 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Kozhikode 219.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Madurai to Calicut  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Calicut (CCJ) IXM - CCJ

$65 - $288

Fly Madurai to Kochi, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Kochi (COK) IXM - COK
  2. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Kozhikode (CLT)

$33 - $75

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Calicut  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Trivandrum Cntl (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Calicut (CCJ) TRV - CCJ

$63 - $143

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Kozhikode is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹1,300 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Kozhikode is to fly which takes 4 h 25 min and costs ₹4,400 - ₹20,000.

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The distance between Madurai and Kozhikode is 295 km. The road distance is 352 km.

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The train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kozhikode (CLT) takes 8 h 30 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madurai to Kozhikode. However, there are services departing from Madurai and arriving at Kozhikode via Ernakulam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Kozhikode (CLT). Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Kozhikode once a week. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madurai to Kozhikode via Ernakulam in around 13 h 33 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
Flights from Trivandrum to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Madurai to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Ernakulam to Kozhikode
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Kozhikode
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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