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Check cheapest flight tickets from Madurai to Chennai on Wed, Oct 23
12690
Nagercoil Jn MGR Chennai Central (Weekly) SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
10 hr 55 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
SL
₹ 385
12651
Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12641
Thirukkural SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
06050
Tiruchendur Tambaram Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 00 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82606
Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 00 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06048
Tirunelveli Tambaram Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 00 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82604
Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 00 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
02640
Ernakulam Chennai Egmore Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12636
Vaigai Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 35 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
CC
₹ 665
2S
₹ 180
22631
Anuvrat AC SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 50 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
16130
Tuticorin Chennai Egmore Link Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2S
₹ 165
16128
Guruvayur Chennai Egmore Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
2S
₹ 165
12666
Kanniyakumari Howrah SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 15 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
22672
Madurai Chennai Egmore Tejas Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
06 hr 30 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
EC
N/A
CC
N/A
06002
Tirunelveli Tambaram Special Fare Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 30 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06004
Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Summer Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 30 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82644
Nagercoil Jn Tambaram Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 40 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
16102
Kollam Jn Chennai Egmore Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 55 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
16192
Nagercoil Jn. Tambaram Antyodaya Express(via Mayiladuturai Jn)
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
11 hr 20 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
12638
Pandian SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
06014
Madurai Tambaram Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 00 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
22624
Mahal Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
10 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 910
SL
₹ 345
06064
Nagercoil Tambaram SpecialFare Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 50 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06382
Nagercoil Tambaram Special Fare Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 15 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82646
Nagercoil Tambaram Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 50 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12668
Nagercoil Chennai Egmore Weekly Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
22658
Nagercoil Jn. Tambaram SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 40 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
3A
₹ 780
SL
₹ 300
82602
Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 40 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06006
Nagercoil Jn Chennai Egmore SpecialFare Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12662
Pothigai SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 15 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12634
Kanniyakumari Chennai Egmore Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12632
Nellai Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
20602
Madurai MGR Chennai Central Weekly AC SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 05 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
3A
₹ 865
22206
Madurai MGR Chennai Central AC Duronto Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
12694
Pearl City ( Muthu Nagar ) Super Fast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 45 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
16724
Ananthapuri Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
12687
Madurai Dehradun SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
10 hr 00 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
3A
₹ 950
SL
₹ 360
16106
Tiruchendur Chennai Egmore (Chendur) Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
11 hr 35 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 865
SL
₹ 315
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Madurai to Chennai train time table

Vaigai Superfast Express (12636) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at taking a total of 7 hrs 35 mints to cover the distance of 493 kms. Pandian SF Express (12638) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at taking a total of 8 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 493 kms. Pothigai SF Express (12662) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at taking a total of 8 hrs 15 mints to cover the distance of 493 kms. Ananthapuri Express (16724) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at taking a total of 9 hrs 10 mints to cover the distance of 494 kms.
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Madurai to Chennai train Seat Availability

In Vaigai Superfast Express (12636), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in Chair Car (CC) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 452 in Second Seater (2S) for tomorrow. In Pandian SF Express (12638), seat availability status is GNWL8/WL3 in First AC (1A) with 90% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL25/WL4 in Second AC (2A) with 91% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL15/RAC36 in Third AC (3A) and seat availability status is GNWL103/WL26 in Sleeper (SL) with 94% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Ananthapuri Express (16724), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is RLWL8/WL2 in Second AC (2A) with 79% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL5/WL4 in Third AC (3A) with 82% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL47/WL25 in Sleeper (SL) with 89% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Madurai to Chennai train Fare

Fare for trains from Madurai to Chennai 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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Madurai to Chennai 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 Madurai to Chennai - Madurai MGR Chennai Central AC Duronto Express (22206).

Madurai to Chennai Madurai MGR Chennai Central AC Duronto Express (22206) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at . Madurai to Chennai 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. In Madurai MGR Chennai Central AC Duronto Express (22206), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 16 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 57 in Second AC (2A) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 451 in Third AC (3A) for tomorrow. 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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Madurai to Chennai 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 Madurai to Chennai - Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12651).

Madurai to Chennai Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express (12651) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at . Madurai to Chennai sampark-kranti 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.

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Madurai to Chennai 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. 5 suvidha trains run from Madurai to Chennai - Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special (82602), Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special (82604), Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special (82606), Nagercoil Jn Tambaram Suvidha Special (82644) and Nagercoil Tambaram Suvidha Special (82646).

Madurai to Chennai Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special (82602) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Tambaram station (TBM) at .

Madurai to Chennai Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special (82604) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Tambaram station (TBM) at .

Madurai to Chennai Tirunelveli Tambaram Suvidha Special (82606) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Tambaram station (TBM) at .

Madurai to Chennai Nagercoil Jn Tambaram Suvidha Special (82644) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Tambaram station (TBM) at .

Madurai to Chennai Nagercoil Tambaram Suvidha Special (82646) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Tambaram station (TBM) at .

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Madurai to Chennai 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 Madurai to Chennai - Madurai Chennai Egmore Tejas Express (22672).

Madurai to Chennai Madurai Chennai Egmore Tejas Express (22672) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at .

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Madurai to Chennai Pandian SF Express 12638

Madurai to Chennai Pandian SF Express (12638) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at . Madurai to Chennai 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 (12638), seat availability status is GNWL8/WL3 in First AC (1A) with 90% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL25/WL4 in Second AC (2A) with 91% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL15/RAC36 in Third AC (3A) and seat availability status is GNWL103/WL26 in Sleeper (SL) with 94% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Madurai to Chennai Vaigai Superfast Express 12636

Madurai to Chennai Vaigai Superfast Express (12636) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at . Madurai to Chennai train fare is Rs.665 in Chair Car, Rs.165 in None and Rs.180 in Second Seater for this train. In Vaigai Superfast Express (12636), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in Chair Car (CC) and seat availability status is AVAILABLE 452 in Second Seater (2S) for tomorrow.
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Madurai to Chennai Ananthapuri Express 16724

Madurai to Chennai Ananthapuri Express (16724) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at . Madurai to Chennai train fare is Rs.1860 in First AC, Rs.150 in None, Rs.765 in Third AC, Rs.1100 in Second AC and Rs.285 in Sleeper for this train. In Ananthapuri Express (16724), seat availability status is AVAILABLE 2 in First AC (1A), seat availability status is RLWL8/WL2 in Second AC (2A) with 79% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL5/WL4 in Third AC (3A) with 82% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL47/WL25 in Sleeper (SL) with 89% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Madurai to Chennai Pothigai SF Express 12662

Madurai to Chennai Pothigai SF Express (12662) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at . Madurai to Chennai 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.
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Madurai to Chennai train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Madurai to Chennai is Madurai Chennai Egmore Tejas Express (22672) which travels a distance of 493 kms in just 6 hrs 30 mints. The slowest train from Madurai to Chennai is Tiruchendur Chennai Egmore (Chendur) Express (16106) which travels a distance of 558 kms in 11 hrs 35 mints. The most punctual train from Madurai to Chennai is Madurai MGR Chennai Central Weekly AC SF Express (20602) which reaches Chennai Central with an average delay of just 0 minute. The most delayed train from Madurai to Chennai is Ananthapuri Express (16724) which reaches Chennai Egmore with an average delay of over 17 mints.
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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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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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