There are 3 ways to get from Madurai to Marthandam by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kulitthurai (KZT) Ms Guruvayur Exp / ...

$4 - $16

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Taxi  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Marthandam 163.6 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Marthandam 163.6 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Marthandam is to train which costs ₹340 - ₹1,100 and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Marthandam is to taxi which costs ₹4,100 - ₹4,900 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Kulitthurai (KZT). Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Madurai and Marthandam is 204 km. The road distance is 261.8 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Marthandam without a car is to train which takes 6 h and costs ₹340 - ₹1,100.

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The train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kulitthurai (KZT) takes 6 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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Madurai to Marthandam train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Kulitthurai (KZT) station.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Marthandam.
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  • Distance: 127.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Marthandam 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 6 h.

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