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.

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Train  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) Ers-Sbc Intercity Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) to Shimoga (SME) Sbc-Smet Sf Exp

$16 - $36

6 alternative options

Bus  •  16 h 50 min

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

$17 - $25

Train, bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) Ers-Sbc Intercity Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shimoga

$19 - $32

Taxi  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Shivamogga 384.6 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Shivamogga 384.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Bengaluru, train  •  9 h 21 min

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

$42 - $215

Fly to Hubli, train  •  11 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Hubli (HBX) COK - HBX
  2. Take the train from Hubli Junction (UBL) to Birur Junction (RRB)
  3. Take the train from Birur Junction (RRB) to Shimoga (SME)

$67 - $300

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Shivamogga is to fly and train which costs ₹2,800 - ₹15,000 and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The distance between Kochi and Shivamogga is 450 km. The road distance is 615.3 km.

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It takes approximately 16 h 10 min to get from Kochi to Shivamogga, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Kochi to Shivamogga. However, there are services departing from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) and arriving at Shimoga (SME) via Ksr Bengaluru (SBC). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Kochi to Shivamogga via Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) in around 16 h 10 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 Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Kochi to Hubli
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Flights from Kochi to Hubli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Kochi to Hubli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
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
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC)
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) to Shimoga (SME)
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Shimoga (SME)
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Hubli Junction (UBL) to Birur Junction (RRB)
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
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 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Aluva to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
$120 - $160
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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