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Madurai Airport Airport Road Madurai Tamil Nadu 625022
Tuticorin Airport Thoothukudi Tamil Nadu 628001

Madurai to Tuticorin Flights



Book Madurai to Tuticorin flight tickets online at the lowest airfares and fly seamlessly. With our 6E Tiffin service, pre-book your favourite snack and beverage combo directly through our website and add it to your Madurai to Tuticorin flight booking for a hassle-free inflight dining experience! Besides this, avail a range of exciting cashback offers, discounts, deals on Madurai to Tuticorin flight bookings, accommodation, and more.

Cheapest Flights from Madurai to Tuticorin

Date
Departure
Duration
Stops
Lowest Fare
Date
19-Dec-21
Departure
08:05 - 13:50
Duration
05h 45m
Stops
Connecting
Lowest Fare
₹6264

Fly with ease on IndiGo’s Madurai to Tuticorin flights

Intrastate connectivity has been simplified for you with the help of comfortable and relaxing IndiGo flights from Madurai to Tuticorin. No need to go through the ordeal of driving long hours when you can simply book Madurai to Tuticorin flight tickets with IndiGo and travel on a budget. To know more about the several offers available with IndiGo, feel free to check out the IndiGo official website.

When you are given the assurance of Madurai to Tuticorin lowest airfare, the choice becomes all the more easier in terms of travel options within Tamil Nadu. Besides, IndiGo also has attractive in-flight services that help make your flying experience hassle-free.

What is Tuticorin famous for?

Tuticorin is most famous for being known as the “Sea Gateway” of Tamil Nadu because it is the hub of pearl fishing as well as home to a bustling shipbuilding industry. Moreover, Thoothukudi, as it was earlier known, used to be a prime maritime trading post of India for the last 2000 years.

Things Tuticorin is best known for

  • Heritage monuments: Kalugumalai, Kattabomman Memorial Fort, Ettaiyapuram Palace, Vettuvan Koli Temple.
  • Religious sites: Thiruchendur Murugan Temple, Our Lady of Snows Basilica, Sri Vaikuntam Temple, St. James Church, Tiruchendur Sri Subrahmanya Swami Devasthanam.
  • Shopping hubs: Velavan Hyper Market, and several other local flea markets where tourists can purchase souvenirs like local seashells.
  • Parks and gardens: Kalakkad Wildlife Sanctuary, Tuticorin Beach 

Airport address: Tuticorin Airport Terminal Building, Tuticorin, Airport, Airport Rd, Vagaikulam, Tamil Nadu 628103

IATA code: TCR

The Tuticorin International Airport is a rather small single terminal airport that can handle around 70 to 72 passengers daily. However, IndiGo flies more than 20 flights from here each week.

Madurai to Turicorin flight information

One of the IndiGo flight duration from Madurai to Tuticorin is 5 hours 5 minutes long. These connecting flights have a layover of barely 2 hours at Chennai. If you book a round trip on your Tuticorin to Madurai flight tickets, you can expect to have a return journey to Tuticorin that takes 5 hours 5 minutes.

Benefits of booking flights with IndiGo

Apart from providing passengers with Madurai to Tuticorin lowest airfare, IndiGo also has a host of other services like 6E add-ons and 6E Rewards. You can check these out in detail on the IndiGo official website. However, here’s a short overview of some of the best IndiGo add-on services:

  • Flex Pay: This is a one-of-a-kind offer provided to IndiGo passengers wherein they can book their flight tickets by paying just 10% of the fare.
  • Tough Cookie discount: IndiGo offers healthcare workers up to 25% discount on flight fares.
  • 6E Prime: This add-on service provides passengers with a seat of their choice coupled with the 6E Tiffin as well as the IndiGo Fast Forward Service.
  • Excess Baggage Slabs: You can even book excess baggage slabs before your flight using this add-on service.
  • IndiGo Promise: In case you’re afraid your schedule might be thrown off-track because of flight delays or cancellations, then you can opt for this add-on service that protects you from the same.

What’s so special about Madurai?

This historic city is famous for being dotted with ancient and medieval temples and palaces making it an ideal tourist destination for families, couples, groups of friends, and even solo backpackers. This ancient city has also been mentioned in the texts of the ancient Greek traveller Megasthenes.

The most attractive tourist sights of Madurai

  • Meenakshi Sundershwara Temple – Also known as the Meenakshi Amman Temple, it is practically one of the oldest and largest temples of India and has great mythological as well as historical value.
  • High Wavy Mountains – Locally known as the Meghamalai Hills, these lush green hills feature plantations of cinnamon, cardamom, black pepper, and even tea.
  • Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal – The palace of the ancient King Thirumalai Nayak is iconic to the landscape of Madurai as it displays the convergence of Dravidian and Islamic architecture.
  • Vaigai Dam – Inaugurated in 1959, this dam capping the Vaigai river is an example of fine Indian engineering and also a popular tourist spot.
  • Alagar Koyil – More popularly known as the Azhagar Kovil, this 13th-century temple is a brilliant ode to the golden Sangam Age of southern India.
  • Samanar Caves – The Samanar Hills house some 2000-year-old caves that were resided by ancient Jain Monks and are today a popular trekking trail. 
  • St. Mary’s Cathedral Church – Built in 1864, this enormous cathedral is more popularly known as the Church of Our Lady Dolores and boasts a rich heritage that is about 150 years old.
  • Yanaimalai – This 300 feet high range of hills sports rock sculptures, a few mysterious caves as well as an ornamental Shiva Temple.
  • Thirumohoor Kalamegaperumal Temple – Yet another architectural marvel dating back to the Sangam Age, this temple has perfectly preserved the rich heritage that the Sangam literature speaks of.
  • Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple – According to Madurai legends, this is the legendary site where Lord Murugan defeated the demon named Surapadman in an epic battle and married the daughter of Lord Indra, Deivayani.

Airport address: Airport Rd, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625022

IATA code: IXM

FAQs about Madurai to Tuticorin flights

Are there vegetarian meals for kids on IndiGo flights?

Yes, you can opt for a vegetarian meal from the wide selection of 6E Tiffin but you will need to pre-book kids’ meals.

What transportation can I avail from Madurai Airport?

There are public buses and other taxi services available from Madurai Airport.

Are there suitable accommodations nearby Madurai Airport?

Yes, there are quite a few 4-star and 5-star hotels nearby Madurai Airport. There are also numerous budget hotels and lodges not very far from the airport.

Can I cancel or change my flight booking multiple times? 

Yes, you can do this with the help of the IndiGo add-on service of 6E Plus.

What is IndiGo Early? 

The IndiGo Early is an add-on service that allows only domestic fliers to board the earliest IndiGo flight available to their destination, without having to wait for their due flight to arrive.

Are there any other plans similar to 6E Prime? 

Yes, there is the 6E Upgrade that allows both domestic and international passengers to change or cancel their bookings multiple times, and enjoy the seat and in-flight meal of their choice.

Which is better: Web Check-in or Kiosk Check-in?

Web check-in is now mandatory for domestic flight. However, Kiosk check-in is the convenient facility of printing the boarding pass directly from the IndiGo Kiosk.

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