There are 4 ways to get from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple by bus, train, taxi or car
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Bus • 4h 13m
₹504 - ₹666
Train • 6h 8m
₹140 - ₹160
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2h 36m
₹4,500 - ₹5,500
Drive • 2h 36m
₹1,300 - ₹2,000
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to train which costs ₹140 - ₹160 and takes 6h 8m.
The quickest way to get from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to taxi which costs ₹4,500 - ₹5,500 and takes 2h 36m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Jn and arriving at Tiruchendur. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 50m.
The distance between Madurai and Thiruchendur Murugan temple is 158 km. The road distance is 175.2 km.
The best way to get from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple without a car is to bus which takes 4h 13m and costs ₹500 - ₹700.
It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple, including transfers.
Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Jn station.
The best way to get from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is to bus which takes 4h 13m and costs ₹500 - ₹700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹140 - ₹160 and takes 6h 8m.
Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tiruchendur station.
What companies run services between Madurai, India and Thiruchendur Murugan temple, India?
SETC operates a bus from Madurai to Tiruchendur hourly. Tickets cost ₹370 - ₹550 and the journey takes 4h 11m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Tiruchendur twice daily. Tickets cost ₹140 - ₹160 and the journey takes 5h 50m.
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.
Train from Madurai Jn to Tiruchendur
- Ave. Duration
- 5h 50m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- ₹140 - ₹160
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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple is 175 km. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Madurai to Thiruchendur Murugan temple.
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