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There are 4 ways to get from Madurai to Thirubuvanam by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Mellur
  2. Take a taxi from Mellur to Thirubuvanam

Cheapest option

Train  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Thanjavur 16192 / ...

₹562 - ₹703

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 43m

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Thirubuvanam 179.3 km

₹2,000 - ₹2,500

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Madurai to Thirubuvanam 179.3 km

₹1,300 - ₹2,000

Madurai → Thirubuvanam
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Thirubuvanam is to train which costs ₹550 - ₹750 and takes 3h 50m.

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The fastest way to get from Madurai to Thirubuvanam is to taxi. Taking this option will cost ₹2,000 - ₹2,500 and takes 2h 43m.

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The distance between Madurai and Thirubuvanam is 145 km. The road distance is 179.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Thirubuvanam without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 2h 49m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Madurai to Thirubuvanam, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Thirubuvanam is 179 km. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Madurai to Thirubuvanam.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Thirubuvanam. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Thirubuvanam.
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  • Distance: 145.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 49m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Thanjavur 5 times a day. Tickets cost ₹140 - ₹160 and the journey takes 3h 23m.

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.

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Train from Madurai Jn to Thanjavur
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
5 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹160
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Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Bus from Madurai to Mellur
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Mellur to Thirubuvanam
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Estimated price
₹1,100 - ₹1,400

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