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

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Train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Ten Dr Exp

$6 - $28

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Taxi  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Mettupalayam 142.8 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Mettupalayam 142.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Mettupalayam is to train which costs ₹460 - ₹2,100 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Mettupalayam is to taxi which costs ₹3,600 - ₹4,300 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madurai to Mettupalayam. However, there are services departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Metupalaiyam (MTP) via Coimbatore Junction (CBE). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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The distance between Madurai and Mettupalayam is 201 km. The road distance is 228.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Mettupalayam without a car is to train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs ₹460 - ₹2,100.

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It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Madurai to Mettupalayam, including transfers.

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

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Madurai to Mettupalayam train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Coimbatore Junction (CBE) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Mettupalayam is 228 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Madurai to Mettupalayam.

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There are 135+ hotels available in Mettupalayam. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 125.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 5 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Mettupalayam once a week. Tickets cost $5 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

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