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

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Train  •  8 h 27 min

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

$8 - $18

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Bus  •  13 h 33 min

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

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kozhikode 219.8 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Kozhikode 219.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  4 h 25 min

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

$64 - $257

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The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Kozhikode is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹1,300 and takes 8 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Kozhikode is to fly which costs ₹4,600 - ₹19,000 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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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 Kozhikkode (CLT). Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Madurai and Kozhikode is 295 km. The road distance is 351.7 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Kozhikode without a car is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs ₹600 - ₹1,300.

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The train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kozhikkode (CLT) takes 8 h 27 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Madurai to Kozhikode bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Madurai station.

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Madurai to Kozhikode train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Junction (MDU) station.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Kozhikode is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs ₹600 - ₹1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 13 h 33 min, you could also fly, which costs ₹4,600 - ₹19,000 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 184.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Kozhikode once a week. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 8 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madurai to Kozhikode via Ernakulam in around 13 h 33 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Madurai to Calicut via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Madurai to Calicut via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Calicut via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Madurai to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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Bus from Ernakulam to Kozhikode
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Kozhikode
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
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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There is no direct flight from Madurai Airport to Calicut Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Madurai to Kozhikode bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Kozhikode station.

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Madurai to Kozhikode train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Kozhikkode (CLT) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Kozhikode is 352 km. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from Madurai to Kozhikode.

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Air India Limited, Jet Airways, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madurai Airport to Calicut Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Kozhikode. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Madurai Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs ₹250 - ₹310.

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