The distance between these two cities is around 326Kms, and can be reached in approximately 4hrs 45min.SRS Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Madurai and Dharmapuri and they have 3 buses along this route. The first SRS Travels bus starts at 10:30 PM, and you can easily access buses till 11:55 PM. The lowest fare for these buses starts from Rs.550, and the maximum fare is around Rs.798.
You can now book online tickets from Madurai to Dharmapuri at redBus.in at affordable prices.
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.