There are 7 ways to get from Madurai to Yelagiri by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train via Tirupattur Junction (TPT)  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tirupattur Junction (TPT) Mumbai Exp / ...

$10 - $23

6 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Salem
  2. Take the bus from Salem to Tirupattur

$16 - $24

Train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Jolarpettai (JTJ) Ten Jammu Exp / ...

$11 - $22

Taxi  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Yelagiri 221.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Yelagiri 221.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Bengaluru, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Bengaluru (BLR) IXM - BLR
  2. Take the train from Yelhanka Junction (YNK) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)

$49 - $234

Fly to Madras, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Madras (MAA) IXM - MAA
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)

$31 - $175

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Yelagiri once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 6 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madurai to Yelagiri via Salem and Tirupattur in around 7 h 28 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$25 - $130
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tirupattur Junction (TPT)
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yelhanka Junction (YNK) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Jolarpettai (JTJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Salem to Tirupattur
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Yelagiri
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madurai to Yelagiri?

The distance between Madurai and Yelagiri is 296 km. The road distance is 354 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madurai to Yelagiri?

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Yelagiri is to train which costs ₹700 - ₹1,500 and takes 10 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Madurai to Yelagiri?

The quickest way to get from Madurai to Yelagiri is to taxi which takes 4 h 47 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000.

How long does it take to get from Madurai to Yelagiri?

It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Madurai to Yelagiri, including transfers.