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02638
Pandiyan COVID 19 SF Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 55 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
02632
Nellai COVID 19 SF Special Train
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
02634
Kanniyakumari Chennai Egmore COVID 19 SF Express Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
06020
Madurai MGR Chennai Central COVID 19 AC SF Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
09 hr 05 min
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
1A
N/A
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
02694
Pearl City (Muthu Nagar) COVID 19 Super Fast Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 40 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
02662
Pothigai COVID 19 SF Special Train
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
02614
Madurai Chennai Egmore Tejas COVID 19 Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
06 hr 15 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
EC
N/A
CC
N/A
06064
Nagercoil Chennai Egmore SF Festival Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 55 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
2S
N/A
06724
Ananthapuri COVID 19 Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
09 hr 00 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
06011
Thirukkural SF Covid 19 Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
2S
N/A
02636
Vaigai COVID 19 SF Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 35 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
06053
Anuvrat AC SF Festival Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 50 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
06102
Kollam Jn Chennai Egmore COVID 19 Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 15 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
02666
Kanniyakumari Howrah Festival Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
09 hr 15 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
22206
Madurai MGR Chennai Central AC Duronto Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
12638
Pandian SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
20602
Madurai MGR Chennai Central Weekly AC SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
09 hr 05 min
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
12634
Kanniyakumari Chennai Egmore Superfast Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12632
Nellai SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12662
Pothigai SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 15 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12694
Pearl City (Muthu Nagar) Super Fast Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 45 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12668
Nagercoil Chennai Egmore Weekly SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
22658
Nagercoil Jn. Tambaram SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 40 min
TBM ( )
Tambaram
22624
Mahal Superfast Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
10 hr 10 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
82602
Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Summer Suvidha Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 30 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
22672
Madurai Chennai Egmore Tejas Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
06 hr 30 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
EC
N/A
CC
N/A
16724
Ananthapuri Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
09 hr 10 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12651
Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12641
Thirukkural SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 05 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12687
Madurai Dehradun SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
10 hr 00 min
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
82624
Nagercoil Tambaram Summer Suvidha Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
TBM ( )
Tambaram
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06006
Nagercoil Chennai Egmore Special Fare Special
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 15 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
22631
Anuvrat AC SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 50 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12636
Vaigai Superfast Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
07 hr 35 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
16192
Nagercoil Tambaram Antyodaya Express (via Mayiladuturai)
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
11 hr 20 min
TBM ( )
Tambaram
16128
Guruvayur Chennai Egmore Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
16130
Tuticorin Chennai Egmore Link Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
16102
Kollam Jn Chennai Egmore Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
08 hr 55 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12666
Kanniyakumari Howrah SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
09 hr 15 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
16106
Tiruchendur Chennai Egmore (Chendur) Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
11 hr 35 min
MS ( )
Chennai Egmore
12690
Nagercoil Jn MGR Chennai Central (Weekly) SF Express
MDU ( )
Madurai Jn
10 hr 55 min
MAS ( )
Chennai Central
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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

Train seat availability for all 41 trains that run from Madurai to Chennai can be found in above table.
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Madurai to Chennai train Fare

Fare for trains from Madurai to Chennai is Rs 175 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 685 in Chair Car (CC), Rs 1875 in First AC (1A), Rs 1120 in Second AC (2A), Rs 295 in Sleeper (SL), Rs 160 in None (GN) and Rs 790 in Third AC (3A) in general quota. Tatkal ticket fare and premium tatkal fare in this route starts from Rs 190 in Second Seater (2S), Rs 865 in Chair Car (CC), Rs 1540 in Second AC (2A), Rs 395 in Sleeper (SL) and Rs 1105 in Third AC (3A).
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Madurai to Chennai covid19 lockdown special trains

Indian Railways have started special trains to enable passengers to go from one city to another for COVID duration. These trains are rajdhani like trains and will be having only air conditioned classes. Only confirmed seats will be allotted in these trains. No waiting list or RAC tickets will be issued. No concessional fare allowed. Also Tatkal and Premium Tatkal quota booking wont be permitted in these trains. The passengers travelling on the train will be screened for coronavirus and those found asymptomatic will be allowed to travel.Railway board has also added that it will be mandatory for all the passengers to keep his or her mouth covered by a face cover. 3 covid trains run from Madurai to Chennai - Madurai MGR Chennai Central COVID 19 AC SF Special (06020), Nagercoil Chennai Egmore SF Festival Special (06064) and Thirukkural SF Covid 19 Special (06011).

Madurai to Chennai Madurai MGR Chennai Central COVID 19 AC SF Special (06020) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Central station (MAS) at . This train has 6 stoppages.

Madurai to Chennai Nagercoil Chennai Egmore SF Festival Special (06064) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at .

Madurai to Chennai Thirukkural SF Covid 19 Special (06011) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at .

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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 . This train has 2 stoppages. Madurai to Chennai duronto fare is Rs.2470 in First AC, Rs.1065 in Third AC and Rs.1475 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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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.1960 in First AC, Rs.175 in None, Rs.835 in Third AC, Rs.1170 in Second AC and Rs.325 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. 2 suvidha trains run from Madurai to Chennai - Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Summer Suvidha Special (82602) and Nagercoil Tambaram Summer Suvidha Special (82624).

Madurai to Chennai Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Summer Suvidha Special (82602) departs from Madurai Jn station (MDU) at and arrives Chennai Egmore station (MS) at .

Madurai to Chennai Nagercoil Tambaram Summer Suvidha Special (82624) 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.1960 in First AC, Rs.175 in None, Rs.835 in Third AC, Rs.1170 in Second AC and Rs.325 in Sleeper for this train.
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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.685 in Chair Car, Rs.175 in None and Rs.190 in Second Seater for this train.
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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.1885 in First AC, Rs.160 in None, Rs.790 in Third AC, Rs.1120 in Second AC and Rs.295 in Sleeper for this train.
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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.175 in None, Rs.835 in Third AC, Rs.1170 in Second AC and Rs.325 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 COVID 19 Special (02614) which travels a distance of 493 kms in just 6 hrs 15 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 Madurai MGR Chennai Central Weekly AC SF Express (20602) which reaches Chennai Central with an average delay of over 0 minute.
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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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