Madurai Palankanathan Bus Station is located 5 km from Madurai
. It is in the south-west part of the city. The station serves the cities in south Tamil Nadu
and south Kerala
such as Kanyakumari
. There is a bus shelter, which is shared by both local and long distance operators. The station is managed by Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation, (Madurai Division I).
Hotel Madura Park Inn is located near the bus station.
Madurai Junction Railway Station and Madurai Airport serve Madurai.