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There are 9 ways to get from Kannur to Manali by train, plane, bus, taxi or car

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

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Train to Calicut, fly, bus  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Madras (MAA) CCJ - MAA
  3. Take the bus from Koyambedu School to Manali

$50 - $269

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Bus  •  17h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Kannur to Chennai

$9 - $12

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Train to Mangalore, fly  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN)
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madras (MAA) IXE - MAA

$63 - $420

Train to Coimbatore, fly  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Madras (MAA) CJB - MAA

$36 - $131

Train to Kochi, fly  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA

$33 - $154

Train  •  13h 28m

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Perambur (PER) Chennai Mail / ...

$15 - $25

Train via Egmore  •  20h 18m

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Maq Ms Exp

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  9h 59m

  1. Take a taxi from Kannur to Manali 401.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  9h 59m

  1. Drive from Kannur to Manali 401.4 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Kannur to Manali is to bus which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 17h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Kannur to Manali is to train and fly and bus which costs ₹3,600 - ₹20,000 and takes 5h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kannur to Manali. However, there are services departing from Kannur and arriving at Manali via Koyambedu School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 32m.

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The distance between Kannur and Manali is 552 km. The road distance is 642.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kannur to Manali without a car is to train which takes 13h 28m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Kannur to Manali, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Kannur to Manali is to train which takes 13h 28m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹650 - ₹900 and takes 17h 32m.

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The quickest flight from Calicut Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Map of how to get from Kannur to Manali.
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  • Distance: 345.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 50m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kannur to Manali twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $21 and the journey takes 13h 18m. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kannur to Manali twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 16h 30m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Calicut to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Calicut to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Calicut to Madras via Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Kozhikkode (CLT)
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
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Train from Kannur (CAN) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN)
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
13h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Koyambedu School to Manali
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Kannur to Manali
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Yes, the driving distance between Kannur to Manali is 642 km. It takes approximately 9h 59m to drive from Kannur to Manali.

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Spicejet, Air India Express and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Calicut Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 629+ hotels available in Manali. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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