The distance between these two cities is around 660Kms, and can be reached in approximately 11hrs .Bus travel is a popular travel option between these two cities, and many buses ply between Madurai and Chitradurga. SRS Travels is a major operator along this route. The first SRS Travels bus starts at 11:30 PM, and you can easily access buses till 11:30 PM. The SRS Travels buses have a minimum bus fare starting from Rs.1500, and the maximum bus fare is Rs.1500.
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Madurai, also known as the temple city, is located on the banks of River Vaigai. Famous for the magnificent ornate temple, Madurai is also known as ‘thoonganagaram’ or the city that never sleeps. Meenakshi Amman Temple, the landmark temple of Madurai, is dedicated to Parvati and Lord Shiva. Some of the other places with religious importance are Koodal Azhagar Koil, Alagarkovil, Lord Subramanya Temple, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Thiruparankundram, Kazimar Big Mosque, Hazrat Sultan Sikandhar Badushah Dargah and Noopura Gangai. Trek enthusiasts can trek through the Azhagar forest to the highest point in the area called Phalaianaiparai which commands extensive views of the Silambar, Periyaruvi and Bison valley. The national monument Thirumalai Nayak Palace, constructed in the Indo-Saracenic style by Thirumalai Nayakar in 1636 CE, is an example of architectural grandeur. Gandhi Memorial Museum, Eco Park, Rajaji Children Park, and MGR Race Course Stadium are the other attractions in Madurai city.
Chitradurga is a city in the Karnataka state and in known to have the oldest rock formations in India. The history of the city of Chitradurga is interwoven with the Indian epic Mahabharata and also holds a lot of importance in the Indian history. This city is located at the junction of NH4 and NH13, making it easily accessible by Chitradurga bus. The KSRTC bus stand at the PB road is the Chitradurga bus stand for state run buses. One can easily find buses from Chitradurga to Tumkur, Chitradurga to Bellary, Chitradurga to Mangalore and Chitradurga to Bangalore.