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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 41 min

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

$6 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bengaluru to Manali 205 miles

$85 - $110

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

$25 - $113

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Bengaluru to Manali 4 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $18 and the journey takes 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru to Manali every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 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
58 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
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday 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
$85 - $110
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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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Manali is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹850 and takes 8 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Manali is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹8,000.

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.

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