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There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur

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  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Tuticorin

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  1. Take the night train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Tuti Melur

Drive

  1. Drive from Madurai to Tuti Melur

Madurai to Tuti Melur by train

The train journey time between Madurai and Tuti Melur is around 3h 2m and covers a distance of around 158 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 2m. Operated by Indian Railways, the Madurai to Tuti Melur train service departs from Madurai Jn and arrives in Tuti Melur. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
3h 2m
Fastest train time:
3h 2m
Train distance:
158 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
₹120
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:35
Last train departs at:
07:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madurai to Tuti Melur train schedules

Madurai → Tuti Melur
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1800118797

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tuti Melur is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tuti Melur is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800118797.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur is to train which costs ₹120 - ₹135 and takes 3h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur is to taxi which costs ₹3,400 - ₹4,200 and takes 2h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madurai and arriving at Tuticorin. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Jn and arriving at Tuti Melur. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Madurai and Tuti Melur is 124 km. The road distance is 135.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur without a car is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs ₹120 - ₹135.

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The train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur takes 3h 2m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Madurai to Tuti Melur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Madurai station.

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

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The best way to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs ₹120 - ₹135. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹320 - ₹440 and takes 3h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur.
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  • Distance: 123.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 2m

What companies run services between Madurai, India and Tuti Melur, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur once daily. Tickets cost ₹120 - ₹135 and the journey takes 3h 2m. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Madurai to Tuticorin hourly. Tickets cost ₹320 - ₹440 and the journey takes 3h 15m.

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 Tuti Melur
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹135
Website
irctc.co.in
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Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Madurai to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹320 - ₹440
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Tuti Melur
Ave. Duration
2h
Estimated price
₹3,400 - ₹4,200
SSRT Cabs
Phone
+91 98 94 15 99 70
Website
maduraitours.com
Maniraja Travels
Phone
+91 73 05 51 24 53
Website
maduraimanirajatravels.in
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 45 22 88 89 99
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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Madurai to Tuti Melur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Tuticorin station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Tuti Melur is 135 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Madurai to Tuti Melur.

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There are four+ hotels available in Tuti Melur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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