There are 5 ways to get from Mannargudi to Madurai by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus via Kumbakonam  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Kumbakonam to Madurai

₹1,265 - ₹1,645

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Train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Mannargudi to Tiruchchirapali 76805 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali to Madurai Jn 16105 / ...

₹219 - ₹242

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Bus  •  26h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Mannargudi to Madurai

₹550 - ₹800

Taxi  •  3h 2m

  1. Take a taxi from Mannargudi to Madurai 202.8 km

₹3,200 - ₹3,800

Drive  •  3h 2m

  1. Drive from Mannargudi to Madurai 202.8 km

₹1,500 - ₹2,300

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The cheapest way to get from Mannargudi to Madurai is to train which costs ₹210 - ₹250 and takes 5h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannargudi to Madurai is to taxi which costs ₹3,200 - ₹3,800 and takes 3h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mannargudi and arriving at Madurai. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 26h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannargudi to Madurai. However, there are services departing from Mannargudi and arriving at Madurai Jn via Tiruchchirapali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Mannargudi and Madurai is 168 km. The road distance is 202.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mannargudi to Madurai without a car is to bus via Kumbakonam which takes 4h 39m and costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Mannargudi to Madurai, including transfers.

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Mannargudi to Madurai bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Mannargudi station.

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Mannargudi to Madurai train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Mannargudi station.

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  • Distance: 167.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 39m

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

RedBus operates a bus from Kumbakonam to Madurai twice daily. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 4h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mannargudi to Madurai via Tiruchchirapali in around 5h 45m.

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.

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Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mannargudi to Tiruchchirapali
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹95 - ₹110
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Train from Tiruchchirapali to Madurai Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹135
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Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kumbakonam to Madurai
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
Bus from Mannargudi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
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Taxi from Mannargudi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹3,800

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The best way to get from Mannargudi to Madurai is to bus via Kumbakonam which takes 4h 39m and costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹210 - ₹250 and takes 5h 45m.

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Mannargudi to Madurai bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Madurai station.

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Mannargudi to Madurai train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Madurai Jn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannargudi to Madurai is 203 km. It takes approximately 3h 2m to drive from Mannargudi to Madurai.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Madurai. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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