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

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Bus via Kumbakonam  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumbakonam to Madurai

$13 - $18

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Night train, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the night train from Mannargudi (MQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) Chjemmozhi Daily Exp.
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Ms - Tcn Exp / ...

$4 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus  •  26 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannargudi to Madurai

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mannargudi to Madurai 126.8 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Mannargudi to Madurai 126.8 miles

$20 - $30

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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 26 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannargudi to Madurai. However, there are services departing from Mannargudi (MQ) and arriving at Madurai Junction (MDU) via Tiruchchirapali (TPJ). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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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 which takes 4 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min 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 (MQ) station.

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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 Junction (MDU) station.

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

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  • Distance: 104.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

RedBus operates a bus from Mannargudi to Madurai twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 4 h.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Night train from Mannargudi (MQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kumbakonam to Madurai
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Mannargudi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
26 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mannargudi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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