There are 5 ways to get from Kolkata to Manali by 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

Fly, bus  •  5 h 35 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 25 min

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

$28 - $40

3 alternative options

Train via Egmore  •  29 h 13 min

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

$28 - $40

Bus  •  45 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Kolkata to Ranigunj
  2. Take the bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$30 - $43

Drive  •  23 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Kolkata to Manali 1023.8 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kolkata to Manali is to train which costs ₹1,900 - ₹2,600 and takes 28 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kolkata to Manali is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 35 min and costs ₹2,800 - ₹10,000.

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The distance between Kolkata and Manali is 1350 km. The road distance is 1638 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Kolkata to Manali, including transfers.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kolkata to Manali once a week. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 27 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kolkata to Manali via Ranigunj, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, and Koyambedu School in around 45 h 54 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kolkata to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Kolkata to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 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 25 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
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kolkata to Ranigunj
Ave. Duration
27 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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