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

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Train  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Palani 16344 / ...

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Taxi  •  1h 41m

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Palani 112.4 km

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Madurai to Palani 112.4 km

Madurai to Palani by train

The train journey time between Madurai and Palani is around 2h 5m and covers a distance of around 121 km. Operated by Indian Railways, the Madurai to Palani train service departs from Madurai Jn and arrives in Palani. Typically 21 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

21 Weekly Trains
2h 5m Average Duration
₹120 Cheapest Price
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The cost-effective way to get from Madurai to Palani is to train, which costs ₹120 - ₹750 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Palani is to taxi which costs ₹1,500 - ₹1,900 and takes 1h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Jn and arriving at Palani. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Madurai and Palani is 88 km. The road distance is 112.4 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Palani without a car is to train which takes 2h 5m and costs ₹120 - ₹750.

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The train from Madurai Jn to Palani takes 2h 5m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Madurai to Palani train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Jn station.

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Madurai to Palani train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Palani station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Palani is 112 km. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Madurai to Palani.

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  • Distance: 88.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 5m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Palani 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹120 - ₹750 and the journey takes 2h 5m.

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 Palani
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹750
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹750
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Palani
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Estimated price
₹1,500 - ₹1,900
Maniraja Travels
Phone
+91 73 05 51 24 53
Website
maduraimanirajatravels.in
Madurai Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 99 94 66 77 77
Website
maduraifriendstrackcalltaxi.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 45 22 88 89 99
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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