There are 3 ways to get from Dharwad to Shivamogga by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Dharwar (DWR) to Birur Junction (RRB) Rani Chenamma Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Birur Junction (RRB) to Shimoga (SME) Sbc-Smet Sf Exp

$6 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dharwad to Shivamogga 133.5 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Dharwad to Shivamogga 133.5 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Dharwad to Shivamogga. However, there are services departing from Dharwar (DWR) and arriving at Shimoga (SME) via Birur Junction (RRB). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Dharwad and Shivamogga is 180 km. The road distance is 213.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dharwad to Shivamogga without a car is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Dharwad to Shivamogga, including transfers.

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Dharwad to Shivamogga train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Dharwar (DWR) station.

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Dharwad to Shivamogga train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Shimoga (SME) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dharwad to Shivamogga is 214 km. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Dharwad to Shivamogga.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Shivamogga. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dharwad to Shivamogga.
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  • Distance: 112.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Dharwad, India and Shivamogga, India?

You can take a train from Dharwad to Shivamogga via Birur Junction (RRB) in around 6 h 52 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Dharwar (DWR) to Birur Junction (RRB)
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Birur Junction (RRB) to Shimoga (SME)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Other operators
Taxi from Dharwad to Shivamogga
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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