There are 8 ways to get from Vatakara to Madurai by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Palakkad (PGT)  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Palakkad (PGT) Chennai Mail / ...
  2. Take the train from Palghat Town (PGTN) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Cbe Rmm Exp / ...

$7 - $31

7 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Kozhikode (CLT) Jan Shatabdi / ...
  2. Take the train from Kozhikode (CLT) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Dadar Ten Exp

$10 - $33

Bus  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Vadakara to Ernakulam
  2. Take the bus from Cochin to Madurai

$16 - $23

Bus via Kozhikkode  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Vadakara to Kozhikkode
  2. Take the bus from Calicut to Ernakulam
  3. Take the bus from Cochin to Madurai

$19 - $34

Taxi  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Vatakara to Madurai 247.7 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Vatakara to Madurai 247.7 miles

$40 - $60

Train to Calicut, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Vallikunnu (VLI)
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Madurai (IXM) CCJ - IXM

$58 - $250

Train to Kochi, fly  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madurai (IXM) COK - IXM

$38 - $86

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vatakara to Madurai is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 14 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vatakara to Madurai is to taxi which takes 5 h 59 min and costs ₹6,000 - ₹7,500.

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The distance between Vatakara and Madurai is 334 km. The road distance is 396 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 58 min to get from Vatakara to Madurai, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vatakara to Madurai. However, there are services departing from Vadakara and arriving at Madurai via Cochin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vatakara to Madurai. However, there are services departing from Vadakara (BDJ) and arriving at Madurai Junction (MDU) via Palghat Town (PGTN). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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

You can take a train from Vatakara to Madurai via Palakkad (PGT) and Palghat Town (PGTN) in around 9 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vatakara to Madurai via Ernakulam and Cochin in around 14 h 33 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Calicut to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Calicut to Madurai via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Calicut to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Calicut to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Calicut to Madurai via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Madurai
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Palghat Town (PGTN) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Kozhikode (CLT)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kozhikode (CLT) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Vallikunnu (VLI)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vadakara (BDJ) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vadakara to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Madurai
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Calicut to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Vadakara to Kozhikkode
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Vatakara to Madurai
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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