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

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Fly, line 119 bus

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Madras (MAA)
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Saidapet Court / Taluka Office Road to Perungudi

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tambaram

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Chennai

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Neelankarai

Drive

  1. Drive from Madurai to Neelankarai

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The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Neelankarai is to bus which costs ₹900 - ₹1,000 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Neelankarai is to fly and line 119 bus which costs ₹3,000 - ₹7,500 and takes 2h 18m.

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The distance between Madurai and Neelankarai is 410 km. The road distance is 444.4 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Neelankarai without a car is to train which takes 7h 42m and costs ₹350 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Madurai to Neelankarai, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Neelankarai is to train which takes 7h 42m and costs ₹350 - ₹1,900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹900 - ₹1,000 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Neelankarai is 444 km. It takes approximately 6h 29m to drive from Madurai to Neelankarai.

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Air India Limited, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madurai Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 473+ hotels available in Neelankarai. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Neelankarai.
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  • Distance: 409.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Tambaram every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹250 - ₹1,300 and the journey takes 6h 28m. Alternatively, Parveen Travels operates a bus from Madurai to Chennai 5 times a day. Tickets cost ₹892 and the journey takes 7h 20m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹13,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,800 - ₹21,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹5,500
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Jn to Tambaram
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹250 - ₹1,300
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹250 - ₹330
Third AC (3A)
₹700 - ₹900
Second AC (2A)
₹1,000 - ₹1,300
Bus operators
MTC
Phone
+91 9445030516, 044 23455888
Email
mtc.chtwo@gems.vsnl.net.in
Website
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Bus from Saidapet Court / Taluka Office Road to Perungudi
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹14 - ₹60
Schedules at
mtcbus.tn.gov.in
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Madurai to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹892
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Neelankarai
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹8,500
SSRT Cabs
Phone
+91 98 94 15 99 70
Website
maduraitours.com
Maniraja Travels
Phone
+91 73 05 51 24 53
Website
maduraimanirajatravels.in
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 45 22 88 89 99
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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The best way to get from Madurai to Madurai Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ₹280 - ₹340.

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