There are 6 ways to get from Puducherry to Madurai by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Pondicherry  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Madurai (IXM) PNY - IXM

$41 - $189

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Kudal Nagar (KON) Ms Guruvayur Exp

$7 - $30

4 alternative options

Train to Madras, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM

$27 - $171

Bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Madurai

$8 - $12

Taxi  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Madurai 205.2 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Madurai 205.2 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Madurai is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Madurai is to fly which costs ₹2,800 - ₹13,000 and takes 3 h 20 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Madurai is 292 km. The road distance is 328.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Puducherry to Madurai, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pondicherry and arriving at Madurai. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Puducherry to Madurai. However, there are services departing from Pondicherry (PDY) and arriving at Kudal Nagar (KON) via Villupuram Junction (VM). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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

Spicejet flies from Puducherry to Madurai 6 times a week. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Madurai once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 39 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $180
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Madurai
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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