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

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Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Salem 871

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Salem Junction (SA) Tn-Mys Exp / ...

$13 - $25

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Yercaud 168.9 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Yercaud 168.9 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Madurai and Yercaud is 208 km. The road distance is 270.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Yercaud without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Madurai to Yercaud, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Yercaud is to bus which takes 4 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 4 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Yercaud is 270 km. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Madurai to Yercaud.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Yercaud. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Yercaud.
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  • Distance: 129.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

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

RedBus operates a bus from Madurai to Yercaud every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 4 h. SETC also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Yercaud 3 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $15 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Madurai to Salem
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
scribd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Yercaud
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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