There are 5 ways to get from Bengaluru to Manali by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Perambur (PER) Sbc-Mas Lalbagh Exp / ...

$8 - $18

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Bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Manali 205 miles

$80 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Manali 205 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madras (MAA) BLR - MAA
  2. Take the bus from Koyambedu School to Manali

$24 - $113

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The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Manali is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Manali is to fly and bus which costs ₹1,700 - ₹8,500 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bengaluru to Manali. However, there are services departing from Bangalore and arriving at Manali via Koyambedu School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Manali is 290 km. The road distance is 328 km.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Manali without a car is to train which takes 5 h 41 min and costs ₹550 - ₹1,400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Bengaluru to Manali, including transfers.

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Bengaluru to Manali bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Bangalore station.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Manali is to train which takes 5 h 41 min and costs ₹550 - ₹1,400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Bengaluru Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Bengaluru to Manali bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Chennai station.

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Map of how to get from Bengaluru to Manali.
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  • Distance: 181.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bengaluru, India and Manali, Tamil Nadu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Bengaluru to Manali 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru to Manali every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $210
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Train operators
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Koyambedu School to Manali
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Bengaluru to Manali
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Spot City Taxi
Phone
+91 80 46 62 58 00
Website
spotcitytaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 80 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bengaluru to Manali is 328 km. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from Bengaluru to Manali.

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Air Mauritius, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and three other airlines offer flights from Bengaluru Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 656+ hotels available in Manali. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bengaluru to Bengaluru Airport is to bus which takes 59 min and costs ₹24 - ₹50.

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