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

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 54 min

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

$5 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Marthandam 163.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Marthandam 163.6 miles

$26 - $40

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Marthandam twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $17 and the journey takes 5 h 54 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madurai and Marthandam is 204 km. The road distance is 262 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Marthandam is to train which costs ₹330 - ₹1,100 and takes 5 h 54 min.

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Kulitthurai (KZT). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

The train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kulitthurai (KZT) takes 5 h 54 min including transfers and departs twice daily.