The holy city of Madurai can be accessed easily by the pilgrims and tourists. With the presence of its own railway station, Madurai is well connected with different towns and cities which lie in the country. Daily and frequent train service links this beautiful city with all the major destinations, such as Kolkata, Bangalore, Chennai and Delhi. Some of the trains which help in making the traveler’s journey comfortable are Vaigai Express, Thirukkural Express, Tuticorin Express and Kanyakumari Express. From the station, tourists can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach the location of their choice.
One of the convenient ways of reaching the city of Madurai is to travel by air. Having its own airport, Madurai is well connected with various other Indian cities. Regular flights operate from different cities, such as Ahmadabad, Bangalore and Agra, and thus help the pilgrims and tourists to mark a visit to the city comfortably. From the airport, tourists can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach the city.
Travelling to Madurai by bus has a charm of its own, as it lets a person explore the beauty of the region. Different state government owned and privately owned buses help the tourists and devotees in reaching this city. Visitors also have the option of travelling with the help of AC, Volvo and deluxe buses. Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) also provides the facility of superfast buses that run from Chennai to Madurai.