There are 4 ways to get from Kolkata to Manali by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Kolkata (CCU) to Madras (MAA) CCU - MAA
  2. Take the bus from Koyambedu School to Manali

$42 - $142

Cheapest option

Train  •  28 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Perambur (PER) Ghy-Sbc Exp / ...

$29 - $37

2 alternative options

Train via Egmore  •  29 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Howrah Junction (HWH) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Hwh-Tpj Exp / ...

$29 - $37

Drive  •  23 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Manali 1023.8 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Manali is to train which costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,700 and takes 28 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Manali is to fly and bus which costs ₹3,000 - ₹11,000 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Kolkata and Manali is 1350 km. The road distance is 1638.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kolkata to Manali without a car is to train which takes 28 h 20 min and costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,700.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Kolkata to Manali, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Kolkata Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kolkata to Manali is 1638 km. It takes approximately 23 h 23 min to drive from Kolkata to Manali.

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Kolkata Airport to Madras Airport.

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  • Distance: 844 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Manali once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 27 h 30 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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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