There are 4 ways to get from Madurai to Rameswaram by train, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$2 - $14

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Night train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the night train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) Cape-Rmm Super Fast

$2 - $14

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Taxi  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Rameswaram 110.7 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Rameswaram 110.7 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Rameswaram is to night train which costs ₹200 - ₹1,000 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Rameswaram is to night train which costs ₹200 - ₹1,000 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM). Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Madurai and Rameswaram is 148 km. The road distance is 177.1 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Rameswaram without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs ₹200 - ₹1,000.

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The train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM) takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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

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Madurai to Rameswaram train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Rameswaram (RMM) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Rameswaram is 177 km. It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to drive from Madurai to Rameswaram.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Rameswaram. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 92.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Madurai, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Rameswaram 4 times a week. Tickets cost $2 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

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