There are 6 ways to get from Madurai to Shirdi by plane, bus, night train, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Pune, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Pune (PNQ) IXM - PNQ
  2. Take the bus from Pune to Shirdi

$69 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shirdi

$17 - $34

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Fly to Mumbai, night train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Mumbai (BOM) IXM - BOM
  2. Take the night train from Dadar (DR) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)

$67 - $273

Train  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Jolarpettai (JTJ) Mdu-Ddn/Cdg Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Jolarpettai (JTJ) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI) Mas-Snsi Exp

$27 - $46

Train, bus  •  40 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Thane (TNA) Ncj-Csmt Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mumbai to Shirdi

$36 - $47

Drive  •  18 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Shirdi 825.8 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Shirdi is to bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,400 and takes 26 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Shirdi is to fly and bus which costs ₹4,700 - ₹20,000 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The distance between Madurai and Shirdi is 1163 km. The road distance is 1321.3 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to get from Madurai to Shirdi, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madurai to Shirdi. However, there are services departing from Madurai and arriving at Shirdi via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madurai to Shirdi. However, there are services departing from Madurai Junction (MDU) and arriving at Sainagar Siridi (SNSI) via Jolarpettai (JTJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 23 min.

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The nearest airport to Shirdi is Nasik (ISK) Airport which is 73.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Aurangabad (IXU) (96.8 km), Pune (PNQ) (144.9 km), Mumbai (BOM) (185.9 km) and Indore (IDR) (356.9 km).

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Shirdi.
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  • Distance: 726.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Madurai to Shirdi via Bangalore in around 26 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madurai to Shirdi via Jolarpettai (JTJ) in around 29 h 23 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madurai to Mumbai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Madurai to Mumbai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Madurai to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Madurai to Mumbai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madurai to Pune via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Madurai to Mumbai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Night train from Dadar (DR) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Jolarpettai (JTJ) to Sainagar Siridi (SNSI)
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Thane (TNA)
Ave. Duration
31 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pune to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Madurai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mumbai to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
KSRTC
Website
ksrtc.in
Bus from Bengaluru Kempegowda to Shirdi
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ksrtc.in
Standard
$16 - $23

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