There are 5 ways to get from Kochi to Manali by subway, plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Subway, fly, bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the subway from Maharaja College to Aluva
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA
  3. Take the bus from Koyambedu School to Manali

$28 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochin to Chennai

$13 - $17

3 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Perambur (PER) Chennai Exp / ...

$13 - $22

Train via Egmore  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Guv Chennai Exp

$19 - $27

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Manali 442.1 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Manali is to bus which costs ₹850 - ₹1,200 and takes 14 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Manali is to subway and fly and bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹9,500.

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The distance between Kochi and Manali is 565 km. The road distance is 707 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Kochi to Manali, including transfers.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kochi to Manali twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 11 h 59 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kochi to Manali every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $180
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
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

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