There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur by train, bus, night train, taxi or car
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Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur
Take the bus from Madurai to Tuticorin
Take the night train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur
Take a taxi from Madurai to Tuti Melur
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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Madurai to Tuti Melur train schedules
Trains departing Saturday, September 25, 2021
Trains departing Sunday, September 26, 2021
Trains departing Monday, September 27, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Trains departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Trains departing Thursday, September 30, 2021
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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.
The quickest way to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur is to taxi which costs ₹3,400 - ₹4,200 and takes 2h.
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.
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.
The distance between Madurai and Tuti Melur is 124 km. The road distance is 135.5 km.
The best way to get from Madurai to Tuti Melur without a car is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs ₹120 - ₹135.
The train from Madurai Jn to Tuti Melur takes 3h 2m including transfers and departs once daily.
Madurai to Tuti Melur bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Madurai station.
Madurai to Tuti Melur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Jn station.
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.
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.
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 Tuti Melur
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 2m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- ₹120 - ₹135
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More Questions & Answers
Madurai to Tuti Melur bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Tuticorin station.
Madurai to Tuti Melur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tuti Melur station.
Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Tuti Melur is 135 km. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Madurai to Tuti Melur.
There are four+ hotels available in Tuti Melur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.