Located in the city center, Madurai Junction Railway Station is one of the busiest stations in Tamil Nadu
. From this station, one can easily access Coimbatore
. To reduce the waiting time at the reservation counter, Touch Screen Information System
has been implemented.
Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, Thirumalai Nayak Palace and Gandhi Museum are places of tourist interest near the station. Lodging is possible in hotels in the vicinity.
To get around local places, private cabs are extensively available. At a walking distance from the station is the Central Bus Station. Bus services connect the city with the major destinations in and around Tamil Nadu.
Nearest airport: Madurai Airport, about 12 km from the city.