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There are 4 ways to get from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai by train, taxi or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram to Kodaikanal Road

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Train via Madurai Jn

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram to Madurai Jn

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai

Drive

  1. Drive from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai is to train which costs ₹500 - ₹1,300 and takes 3h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai is to taxi which costs ₹2,600 - ₹3,200 and takes 3h 5m.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Thenkarai, Madhurai is 170 km. The road distance is 194.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai without a car is to train which takes 3h 53m and costs ₹500 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai is 195 km. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Thenkarai, Madhurai. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai.
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  • Distance: 170.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 53m

What companies run services between Rameswaram, Tamil Nādu, India and Thenkarai, Madhurai, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Rameswaram to Kodaikanal Road 3 times a week. Tickets cost ₹150 - ₹850 and the journey takes 3h 33m.

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.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Rameswaram to Kodaikanal Road
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹200
Third AC (3A)
₹490 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Rameswaram to Madurai Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Other operators
Taxi from Rameswaram to Thenkarai, Madhurai
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹3,200

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