The Madurai Superfast is Thiruvalla depot’s most legendary service. The service timings are: the Madurai Superfast departs Thiruvalla everyday evening at 8 in the evening to depart Kottayam at 2030, Kumaly at 2330 and to arrive Madurai at 4 in the morning via Cumbum and Theni. On the return the Madurai – Thiruvalla KSRTC Superfast leaves Madurai at 8 in the morning to depart Kumaly at 1145 and Kottayam at 1450 to arrive Thiruvalla at 1530 in the afternoon. It is one of the two Madurai services from Kottayam. The Ernakulam – Madurai Superfast follows this one at a gap of an hour. The Superfast RSE 949 is seen here departing Kottayam KSRTC bus station (in the background) right on time on the final leg of its journey. Tickets can be booked online.