There are 7 ways to get from Kochi to Shivamogga 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  •  16 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) Bangalore Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) to Shimoga (SME) Sbc Smet Exp

$17 - $38

6 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Aluva to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shimoga

$18 - $26

Train, bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) Bangalore Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shimoga

$20 - $33

Taxi  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Shivamogga 384.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Shivamogga 384.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Mangalore, taxi  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Mangalore (IXE) COK - IXE
  2. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Shivamogga

$111 - $407

Fly to Bengaluru, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Bengaluru (BLR) COK - BLR
  2. Take the train from Yesvantpur Junction (YPR) to Shimoga (SME)

$43 - $216

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

You can take a train from Kochi to Shivamogga via Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC) in around 16 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kochi to Shivamogga via Aluva, Aluva, and Bangalore in around 16 h 50 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Kochi to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Kochi to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Kochi to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Aluva to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Shimoga
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Shivamogga
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kochi and Shivamogga is 450 km. The road distance is 615 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Shivamogga is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,800 and takes 16 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Kochi to Shivamogga is to fly and taxi which takes 7 h 38 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹27,000.

No, there is no direct train from Kochi to Shivamogga. However, there are services departing from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) and arriving at Shimoga (SME) via Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 16 h 28 min to get from Kochi to Shivamogga, including transfers.