There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Mangalore by plane, train, bus, taxi 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  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Mangalore (IXE) IXM - IXE

$60 - $288

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mangalore

$17 - $24

3 alternative options

Train  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN) Ten Dr Exp

$19 - $30

Taxi  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Mangalore 364.8 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Mangalore 364.8 miles

$55 - $90

What companies run services between Madurai, India and Mangalore, India?

Spicejet, Jet Airways and three other airlines fly from Madurai to Mangalore hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Madurai to Mangalore once a week. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Madurai to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 266 77 77
Website
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 452 288 8999
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madurai to Mangalore?

The distance between Madurai and Mangalore is 488 km. The road distance is 584 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madurai to Mangalore?

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Mangalore is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 15 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Madurai to Mangalore?

The quickest way to get from Madurai to Mangalore is to fly which takes 3 h 23 min and costs ₹3,900 - ₹20,000.

Is there a direct bus between Madurai and Mangalore?

No, there is no direct bus from Madurai to Mangalore. However, there are services departing from Madurai and arriving at Mangalore via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 38 min.

How long does it take to get from Madurai to Mangalore?

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Madurai to Mangalore, including transfers.