There are 7 ways to get from Kota to Manali by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Jaipur, fly to Madras  •  9 h 33 min

  1. JAI - MAA

$74 - $273

Cheapest option

Bus  •  41 h 7 min

$20 - $27

5 alternative options

Train to Indore, fly to Madras  •  12 h 27 min

  1. IDR - MAA

$76 - $386

Train to Jaipur, fly to Tirupati, train  •  13 h 31 min

  1. JAI - TIR

$100 - $414

Train to Ahmedabad, fly to Madras  •  16 h 20 min

  1. AMD - MAA

$98 - $362

Train  •  32 h 55 min

  1. Bgkt Mq Exp / ...

$32 - $43

Drive  •  25 h 18 min

  1. 1111.9 miles

$180 - $270

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kota and Manali is 1414 km. The road distance is 1779 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kota to Manali is to bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,900 and takes 41 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Kota to Manali is to train and fly which takes 9 h 33 min and costs ₹5,000 - ₹19,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Kota to Manali. However, there are services departing from Kota and arriving at Manali via Bangalore and Koyambedu School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 9 h 33 min to get from Kota to Manali, including transfers.

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

You can take a train from Kota to Manali via Kota Junction (KOTA), Sullurupeta (SPE), Sullurpeta, and Minjur in around 32 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kota to Manali via Bangalore, Chennai, and Koyambedu School in around 41 h 7 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Jaipur to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Pune
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Indore to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Indore to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Kolkata, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Pune, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Pune
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Kochi
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Indore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Indore to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Varanasi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Jaipur to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $280
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Jaipur to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kota Junction (KOTA) to Jaipur (JP)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Dakaniya Talav (DKNT) to Indore Junction Bg (INDB)
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kota Junction (KOTA) to Ahmedabad Junction (ADI)
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kota Junction (KOTA) to Sullurupeta (SPE)
Ave. Duration
30 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
irctc.co.in
Chennai Suburban
Website
erail.in
Train from Sullurpeta to Minjur
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
chennaiepages.com
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kota to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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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