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Check cheapest flight tickets from Chennai to Madurai on Tue, May 28
12688
Dehradun Madurai SF Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
10 hr 10 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 950
SL
₹ 360
22688
Chandigarh Madurai SF Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
10 hr 10 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 950
SL
₹ 360
22671
Chennai Egmore Madurai Tejas Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
06 hr 30 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
EC
N/A
CC
N/A
16127
Chennai Egmore Guruvayur Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 50 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
2S
₹ 165
16129
Chennai Egmore Tuticorin Link Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 50 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
2S
₹ 165
22632
Anuvrat AC SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 35 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
06063
Tambaram Nagercoil SpecialFare Special
TBM ()
Tambaram
07 hr 30 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12635
Vaigai SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 40 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
CC
₹ 665
2S
₹ 180
16105
Chennai Egmore Tiruchendur (Chendur) Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
09 hr 40 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 865
SL
₹ 315
16101
Chennai Egmore Kollam Jn Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 10 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
12633
Chennai Egmore Kanniyakumari SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 45 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12642
Thirukkural SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 00 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12652
Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
09 hr 00 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
06003
Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Summer Special
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 40 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82603
Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Suvidha Special
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 40 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82605
Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Suvidha Special
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 40 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12667
Chennai Egmore Nagercoil Weekly SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 35 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12689
MGR Chennai Central Nagercoil Jn (Weekly) SF Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
10 hr 55 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
SL
₹ 385
22657
Tambaram Nagercoil Jn. SF Express
TBM ()
Tambaram
07 hr 10 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 780
SL
₹ 300
12693
Pearl City (Muthu Nagar) Super Fast Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 45 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
16723
Ananthapuri Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 20 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
12631
Nellai Superfast Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
07 hr 45 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12665
Howrah Kanniyakumari Superfast Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 05 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12661
Pothigai SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 00 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12637
Pandian SF Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 05 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
20601
MGR Chennai Central Madurai Weekly AC SF Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
08 hr 50 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 865
22205
MGR Chennai Central Madurai AC Duronto Express
MAS ()
Chennai Central
08 hr 40 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
16191
Tambaram Nagercoil Jn. Antyodaya Express (via Mayiladuturai Jn)
TBM ()
Tambaram
09 hr 50 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
22623
Mahal Superfast Express
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
10 hr 10 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
3A
₹ 910
SL
₹ 345
06053
Chennai Egmore Tuticorin Summer Special
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
08 hr 10 min
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
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Chennai to Madurai train time table

Vaigai SF Express (12635) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at taking a total of 7 hrs 40 mints to cover the distance of 493 kms. Pandian SF Express (12637) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at taking a total of 8 hrs 5 mints to cover the distance of 493 kms. Mahal Superfast Express (22623) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at taking a total of 10 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 558 kms. Pothigai SF Express (12661) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at taking a total of 8 hrs to cover the distance of 493 kms.
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Chennai to Madurai train Seat Availability

In Vaigai SF Express (12635), seat availability status is GNWL45/WL20 in Chair Car (CC) with 38% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL130/WL40 in Second Seater (2S) with 38% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Pandian SF Express (12637), seat availability status is GNWL8/WL8 in First AC (1A) with 84% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL33/WL25 in Second AC (2A) with 47% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL83/WL42 in Third AC (3A) with 60% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL173/WL103 in Sleeper (SL) with 52% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Pothigai SF Express (12661), seat availability status is PQWL24/WL15 in Third AC (3A) with 53% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is PQWL70/WL60 in Sleeper (SL) with 11% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Madurai train Fare

Fare for trains from Chennai to Madurai is Rs 165 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 665 in Chair Car (CC), Rs 1855 in First AC (1A), Rs 1100 in Second AC (2A), Rs 285 in Sleeper (SL), Rs 150 in None (GN) and Rs 765 in Third AC (3A) in general quota. Tatkal ticket fare and premium tatkal fare in this route starts from Rs 180 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 835 in Chair Car (CC), Rs 1520 in Second AC (2A), Rs 385 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 1080 in Third AC (3A).
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Chennai to Madurai train Duronto

Duronto express is a newer premium class of train which runs as fast as Rajdhanis. Duronto word comes from restless in Bengali as these trains had no intermediate commercial stops when they started. But since Indian Railways incurred losses for these trains, some technical stops were converted to commercial stops. On some routes (such as Delhi-Kolkata) they take lesser time than corresponding Rajdhani express. Unlike rajdhani some durontos also have non-air conditioned sleeper class. Thus, Duronto trains have classes First AC (1A), AC II-tier, AC III-tier and Sleeper. Bed-rolls in sleeper class of Mixed Duronto Express trains will be supplied to passengers on demand, on payment of stipulated charges. Duronto trains are distinguished by vibrant and colorful vinyl coating on the outer surface of the coaches. 1 duronto train runs from Chennai to Madurai - MGR Chennai Central Madurai AC Duronto Express (22205).

Chennai to Madurai MGR Chennai Central Madurai AC Duronto Express (22205) departs from Chennai Central station (MAS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . Chennai to Madurai duronto fare is Rs.2445 in First AC, Rs.1515 in Third AC and Rs.2130 in Second AC for this train which includes meal charges also. Chennai Madurai Duronto connects the capital city of Tamil Nadu to its another city Madurai. This Duronto 22205/06 is probably the least preferred Duronto train since there are multiple faster options available to travel between these two cities. But is the most convenient overnight journey train. This is the only Duronto to still have ICF coaches (Integral Coach Factory) as opposed to modern LHB coaches (Link Hofmann Coach) in other premium trains including Durontos.

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Chennai to Madurai train Sampark Kranti

Sampark Kranti is a series of express trains in India that connects different states of India to the national capital - New Delhi. Sampark in Hindi means connectivity while Kranti is also a word in Hindi language meaning revolution. Thus these trains have revolutionized the state connectivity with center. These trains have a combination of all the classes - AC, Sleeper and Unreserved coaches. Sampark Kranti trains are for long distance journeys. These trains are named after states and Sampark Kranti train for a particular state has most of the stoppages in that state only. 1 sampark-kranti train runs from Chennai to Madurai - Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12652).

Chennai to Madurai Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12652) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . Chennai to Madurai sampark-kranti fare is Rs.1940 in First AC, Rs.815 in Third AC, Rs.1150 in Second AC and Rs.315 in Sleeper for this train.

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Chennai to Madurai train Suvidha

Suvidha as the name suggests is a series of express trains that was introduced a couple of years back in lieu to beat the peak season rush on other trains. These trains have sleeper, second seating and ac coaches. The advance reservation period for these trains are a maximum of 30 days only as against other trains that have 120 days of ARP. For suvidha trains passengers are issued either confirmed berth or RAC and there is no waitlist concept in Suvidha trains. So for passengers who are looking for a sure shot seat can opt for Suvidha train if this train is available for your route. But hang on, before you proceed further to book a ticket in this trains, let us tell you that it will burn a hole in your pocket because Suvidha trains too have dynamic fare (flexi fare) system just like rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. So you might end up paying more for a SL class than Second AC of any other train on same route. Also, senior citizens and children are not given any privilege of concession in these trains. And once you drop the plan to travel, do it carefully as there is no cancellation permitted for these trains of course with some exceptions. 2 suvidha trains run from Chennai to Madurai - Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Suvidha Special (82603) and Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Suvidha Special (82605).

Chennai to Madurai Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Suvidha Special (82603) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at .

Chennai to Madurai Chennai Egmore Tirunelveli Suvidha Special (82605) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at .

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Chennai to Madurai train Tejas

Tejas is semi-high speed express train that was launched in July 2017. This is a new concept train which is fully AC and has modern amenities onboard like LED TV beside each seat, tea and coffee vending machines. This train hails for short journeys and have only seating arrangements with Chair Car (CC) and Executive Class (EC) classes of travel. Ticket fare is little higher for these trains. Tejas trains are painted in bright yellow color and have sun rays inscribed on the outer surface of coaches. Tejas is a sanskrit word meaning Sharp and vibrant which reflects the modern day facilities of this train. 1 tejas train runs from Chennai to Madurai - Chennai Egmore Madurai Tejas Express (22671).

Chennai to Madurai Chennai Egmore Madurai Tejas Express (22671) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . In Chennai Egmore Madurai Tejas Express (22671), seat availability status is GNWL8/WL3 in Executive Class (EC) with 83% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL19/WL5 in Chair Car (CC) with 82% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.

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Chennai to Madurai Pandian SF Express 12637

Chennai to Madurai Pandian SF Express (12637) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . Chennai to Madurai train fare is Rs.1940 in First AC, Rs.165 in None, Rs.815 in Third AC, Rs.1150 in Second AC and Rs.315 in Sleeper for this train. In Pandian SF Express (12637), seat availability status is GNWL8/WL8 in First AC (1A) with 84% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL33/WL25 in Second AC (2A) with 47% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL83/WL42 in Third AC (3A) with 60% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL173/WL103 in Sleeper (SL) with 52% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Madurai Mahal Superfast Express 22623

Chennai to Madurai Mahal Superfast Express (22623) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . Chennai to Madurai train fare is Rs.2155 in First AC, Rs.180 in None, Rs.910 in Third AC, Rs.1285 in Second AC and Rs.345 in Sleeper for this train.
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Chennai to Madurai Vaigai SF Express 12635

Chennai to Madurai Vaigai SF Express (12635) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . Chennai to Madurai train fare is Rs.665 in Chair Car, Rs.165 in None and Rs.180 in Second Seater for this train. In Vaigai SF Express (12635), seat availability status is GNWL45/WL20 in Chair Car (CC) with 38% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL130/WL40 in Second Seater (2S) with 38% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Madurai Pothigai SF Express 12661

Chennai to Madurai Pothigai SF Express (12661) departs from Chennai Egmore station (MS) at and arrives Madurai Jn station (MDU) at . Chennai to Madurai train fare is Rs.165 in None, Rs.815 in Third AC, Rs.1150 in Second AC and Rs.315 in Sleeper for this train. In Pothigai SF Express (12661), seat availability status is PQWL24/WL15 in Third AC (3A) with 53% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is PQWL70/WL60 in Sleeper (SL) with 11% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Chennai to Madurai train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Chennai to Madurai is Chennai Egmore Madurai Tejas Express (22671) which travels a distance of 493 kms in just 6 hrs 30 mints. The slowest train from Chennai to Madurai is MGR Chennai Central Nagercoil Jn (Weekly) SF Express (12689) which travels a distance of 652 kms in 10 hrs 55 mints. The most punctual train from Chennai to Madurai is MGR Chennai Central Madurai Weekly AC SF Express (20601) which reaches Madurai Jn with an average delay of just 0 minute. The most delayed train from Chennai to Madurai is Dehradun Madurai SF Express (12688) which reaches Madurai Jn with an average delay of over 1 hrs 18 mints.
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About Chennai

The city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu, formely known as Madras, India and the headquarters of the Southern Railway Zone, is a major rail transport hub in the country. Chennai Central Railway Station designed in British colonial style by architect Henry Irwin and also known as the Gateway to the South. It is one of the most important railway hubs in South India and stands as one of the busiest in the nation. The next station to Chennai Central, Basin Bridge Junction, is the railway junction where three different lines meet. Chennai has an international airport Chennai International Airport. It is the fourth busiest airport in India and 47th busiest airport in Asia. Chennai is the land of beautiful temples, and reels in tourists from different corners of the world. There is of course Mahabalipuram (nicknamed Mahabs), which displays Dravidian architecture on monuments, right by the beach side. Kapaleeshwar Temple is a wondrous temple to take a peek into. This Shiva temple was also constructed in the 7th century. Chennai is known for its delicacies: dosas and idlis. A place to get some great tasting South Indian food is the 'Adyar Anand Bhavan,' known for serving pure, delicious vegetarian goodness. To capture the diverse cultures of South India, Chennai has an authentic heritage home called 'Dakshichitra.' There are many cool exhibitions showcasing dance, art, craft activities, and much more. Some of the places to visit in Chennai Vandalur Zoo, Known to be one of Asia's largest open-air zoos, the Besant Nagar Beach, or Elliots Beach, but referred to as 'Bessie' and a mysterious and potentially eerie spot known as the 'Broken Bridge' lies just a bit beyond the beach. Pondy Bazaar and T Nagar are popular bazaar for shopping. Chennai has 3 railway stations - Chennai Central (MAS), Chennai Egmore (MS) and Tambaram (TBM).
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About Madurai

Madurai is a culturally rich city in Tamil Nadu. Some people also say that Madurai is the soul of Tamil Nadu. It is the second largest city by population in this state. It is situated on the banks of river Vaigai. Popular monuments in Madurai are Meenakshi Amman temple, Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine, Gandhi museum, Tirumalai Nayak palace, Koodal Azhagar Temple, Pazhamudir Solai, Kazimar Big Mosque and Kutladampatti Falls. Recently IT companies have also started up opening their offices in Madurai. Madurai is the headquarters of TamilNadu State Transport Corporation. It is one of the seven circles of the Tamil Nadu State Highway network. Madurai Jn is an important railway station connecting Madurai with major cities and towns across India. Madurai has an airport too although the flights connectivity is limited. Madurai has 1 railway station - Madurai Jn (MDU).
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