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12690
Nagercoil Chennai Central (Weekly) SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
11 hr 10 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
SL
₹ 385
12651
Tamil Nadu Sampark Kranti Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12641
Thirukkural SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12636
Vaigai SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
07 hr 35 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
CC
₹ 665
2S
₹ 180
16128
Guruvayur Chennai Egmore Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 30 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 765
SL
₹ 285
2S
₹ 165
16130
Tuticorin Chennai Egmore Link Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 30 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2S
₹ 165
12666
Kanniyakumari Howrah Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 15 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
82610
Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 30 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06028
Kollam Tambaram Tri Weekly SpecialFare Special (via Punalur)
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 50 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
06002
Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore SpecialFare Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
82602
Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
2A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
16192
Tirunelveli Tambaram Antyodaya Express(via Mayiladuturai Jn)
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
13 hr 35 min
TBM ()
Tambaram
12638
Pandian SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 15 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
22624
Mahal SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
10 hr 10 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 910
SL
₹ 345
06008
Nagercoil Chennai Central SpecialFare Special
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
10 hr 10 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
1A
N/A
3A
N/A
SL
N/A
12668
Nagercoil Chennai Egmore Weekly Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 15 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12662
Pothigai SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12634
Kanniyakumari Chennai Egmore SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 20 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
12632
Nellai Superfast Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 25 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
20602
Madurai Chennai Central Weekly AC SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 05 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
3A
₹ 865
22206
Madurai Chennai Central AC Duronto Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 35 min
MAS ()
Chennai Central
12694
Pearl City (Muthu Nagar) SF Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
08 hr 50 min
MS ()
Chennai Egmore
3A
₹ 815
SL
₹ 315
16724
Ananthapuri Express
MDU ()
Madurai Jn
09 hr 05 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 SF 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 15 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 20 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 5 mints to cover the distance of 494 kms.
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Madurai to Chennai train Seat Availability

In Vaigai SF Express (12636), seat availability status is GNWL50/WL15 in Chair Car (CC) with 52% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL88/WL61 in Second Seater (2S) with 84% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Pandian SF Express (12638), seat availability status is GNWL8/WL4 in First AC (1A) with 90% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL46/WL21 in Second AC (2A) with 84% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL90/WL31 in Third AC (3A) with 84% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL198/WL121 in Sleeper (SL) with 34% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Pothigai SF Express (12662), seat availability status is PQWL13/WL10 in Second AC (2A) with 62% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is PQWL22/WL17 in Third AC (3A) with 48% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is PQWL96/WL66 in Sleeper (SL) with 17% chance of confirmation for tomorrow. In Ananthapuri Express (16724), seat availability status is RLWL1/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 86% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL4/WL3 in Second AC (2A) with 77% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL10/WL10 in Third AC (3A) with 74% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL77/WL52 in Sleeper (SL) with 41% 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 1860 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 Chennai Central AC Duronto Express (22206).

Madurai to Chennai Madurai 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. 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. 2 suvidha trains run from Madurai to Chennai - Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special (82602) and Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special (82610).

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

Madurai to Chennai Tirunelveli Chennai Egmore Suvidha Special (82610) 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/WL4 in First AC (1A) with 90% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL46/WL21 in Second AC (2A) with 84% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is GNWL90/WL31 in Third AC (3A) with 84% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL198/WL121 in Sleeper (SL) with 34% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Madurai to Chennai Vaigai SF Express 12636

Madurai to Chennai Vaigai SF 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 SF Express (12636), seat availability status is GNWL50/WL15 in Chair Car (CC) with 52% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is GNWL88/WL61 in Second Seater (2S) with 84% chance of confirmation 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 RLWL1/WL1 in First AC (1A) with 86% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL4/WL3 in Second AC (2A) with 77% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is RLWL10/WL10 in Third AC (3A) with 74% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is RLWL77/WL52 in Sleeper (SL) with 41% 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. In Pothigai SF Express (12662), seat availability status is PQWL13/WL10 in Second AC (2A) with 62% chance of confirmation, seat availability status is PQWL22/WL17 in Third AC (3A) with 48% chance of confirmation and seat availability status is PQWL96/WL66 in Sleeper (SL) with 17% chance of confirmation for tomorrow.
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Madurai to Chennai train: Fastest, Slowest, Timely & Most Delayed

The fastest train from Madurai to Chennai is Vaigai SF Express (12636) which travels a distance of 493 kms in just 7 hrs 35 mints. The slowest train from Madurai to Chennai is Tirunelveli Tambaram Antyodaya Express(via Mayiladuturai Jn) (16192) which travels a distance of 533 kms in 13 hrs 35 mints. The most punctual train from Madurai to Chennai is Madurai 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 Mahal SF Express (22624) which reaches Chennai Egmore with an average delay of over 58 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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