Madurai to Chennai

Madurai to Chennai

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Train departures and arivals in India are unreliable. Please do not plan connection flights based on this info

Refundable
15:00
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
6h 30m ride in train #22672
21:30
MS Chennai Egmore
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00:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 35m ride in train #12641
09:20
MS Chennai Egmore
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23:10
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
9h 5m ride in train #16724
08:15
+1
MS Chennai Egmore

From Madurai Railway Junction to Chennai by Trains

Train departures and arivals in India are unreliable. Please do not plan connection flights based on this info

Refundable
00:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 35m ride in train #12641
09:20
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
00:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 35m ride in train #12651
09:20
MS Chennai Egmore
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05:20
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
11h 10m ride in train #12690
16:30
MAS Chennai Central
Refundable
07:00
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
7h 35m ride in train #12636
14:35
MS Chennai Egmore
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11:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 30m ride in train #22631
20:15
MS Chennai Egmore
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12:10
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 30m ride in train #16130, 2S - Second Sitting Class
20:40
MS Chennai Egmore
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12:10
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 30m ride in train #16128
20:40
MS Chennai Egmore
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12:50
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
9h 40m ride in train #12666
22:30
MS Chennai Egmore
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15:00
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
6h 30m ride in train #22672
21:30
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
17:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
9h 30m ride in train #06054
03:15
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
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17:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
9h 30m ride in train #06004
03:15
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
18:35
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 55m ride in train #16102
03:30
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
20:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 15m ride in train #12638
05:00
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
21:05
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
10h 10m ride in train #22624
07:15
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
21:10
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
7h 55m ride in train #22658
05:05
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
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21:15
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
7h 50m ride in train #22658, 1A - AC First Class Sleeper
05:05
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
21:15
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 15m ride in train #12668
05:30
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
21:50
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 20m ride in train #12662
06:10
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
22:05
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 20m ride in train #12634
06:25
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
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22:20
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 25m ride in train #12632
06:45
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
22:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 35m ride in train #22206
07:20
+1
MAS Chennai Central
Refundable
22:45
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
9h 5m ride in train #20602
07:50
+1
MAS Chennai Central
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22:55
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
8h 50m ride in train #12694
07:45
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
23:10
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
9h 5m ride in train #16724
08:15
+1
MS Chennai Egmore
Refundable
23:50
MDU Madurai Railway Junction
11h 35m ride in train #16106
11:25
+1
MS Chennai Egmore

From Madurai to Chennai by Buses

Instant Refundable
06:30
Madurai
8h bus ride in AC Seater
14:30
Chennai
Instant Refundable
10:30
Madurai
8h bus ride in AC Sleeper
18:30
Chennai
Instant Refundable
10:30
Madurai
8h bus ride in AC Sleeper
18:30
Chennai
Instant Refundable
10:45
Madurai
7h 15m bus ride in AC Sleeper
18:00
Chennai
Instant Refundable
10:45
Madurai
7h 15m bus ride in AC Sleeper
18:00
Chennai

Transport types between Madurai and Chennai

  • Flights are not avaliable
  • Trains are not avaliable
  • Buses are not avaliable
  • Ferries are not avaliable
  • Taxis are not avaliable
  • Vans are not avaliable

Madurai to Chennai Schedule

Madurai to Chennai Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 00:45 - 09:20$ 10.06
TravelODesk India Comfort Any time$ 212.30
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 07:00 - 14:35$ 15.26
Indian Railways 2S - Second Sitting Class 12:10 - 20:40$ 7.98
Indian Railways CC - AC Chair Class 15:00 - 21:30$ 22.68
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 18:35 - 03:30$ 9.65
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 20:45 - 05:00$ 10.06
Indian Railways SL - Sleeper Class 22:05 - 06:25$ 10.06

Popular Routes in India

How to get from Madurai to Chennai

When you want to get from Madurai to Chennai, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Train
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Train ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about USD 273.90. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a train as a train ticket costs as low as USD 5.56.

How far is Madurai from Chennai?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Madurai to Chennai. Your trip will be a total of 288 miles (463 km). The flying distance is 265 miles (425 km).

How long does it take to get from Madurai to Chennai?

The travel time from Madurai to Chennai can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 9 to 488 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Madurai to Chennai?

The cost of the trip from Madurai to Chennai varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Indian Railways: travelling by train expect to pay as low as USD 5.56 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as USD 273.90.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Madurai to Chennai:

  • Train tickets - USD 5.56 to USD 39.46;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from USD 212.30 to USD 273.90.

How many trips per day are there between Madurai and Chennai?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 9 trains per day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Madurai to Chennai any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Madurai to Chennai. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as USD 212.30.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

Trains

Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Madurai to Chennai

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Madurai to Chennai? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.