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There are 7 ways to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Alapuzha

₹550 - ₹800

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Train  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Jn to Alappuzha 06345 / ...

₹523 - ₹604

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Bus via Irinjālakuda  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Kodungallur
  2. Take the bus from Thrissur to Ernakulam Vythilla Hub
  3. Take the bus from Ernakulam Vythilla Hub to Alappuzha

₹838 - ₹1,189

Drive  •  7h 8m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Alappuzha 464.7 km

₹3,400 - ₹5,000

Fly to Kochi, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Kochi (COK) IXE - COK
  2. Take the train from Ernakulam Jn to Alappuzha

₹4,956 - ₹12,557

Fly to Trivandrum, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Trivandrum (TRV) IXE - TRV
  2. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Alappuzha

₹5,006 - ₹12,717

Fly to Coimbatore, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXE - CJB
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Jn to Palakkad
  3. Take the train from Palakkad to Thrisur
  4. Take the train from Thrisur to Ernakulam Jn
  5. Take the train from Ernakulam Jn to Alappuzha

₹4,841 - ₹16,107

Mangalore → Alappuzha
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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha is to train which costs ₹500 - ₹650 and takes 9h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha is to fly and train which costs ₹4,900 - ₹13,000 and takes 6h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mangalore and arriving at Alapuzha. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 9h 30m.

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The distance between Mangalore and Alappuzha is 413 km. The road distance is 464.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha without a car is to bus which takes 9h 30m and costs ₹550 - ₹800.

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The bus from Mangalore to Alapuzha takes 9h 30m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Mangalore to Alappuzha bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Mangalore station.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha is to bus which takes 9h 30m and costs ₹550 - ₹800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹500 - ₹650 and takes 9h 50m.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Kochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Mangalore to Alappuzha bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Alapuzha station.

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Map of how to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha.
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  • Distance: 413.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 30m

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

RedBus operates a bus from Mangalore to Alapuzha 4 times a day. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 9h 30m. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Mangalore Jn to Alappuzha 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹240 - ₹270 and the journey takes 9h 42m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹15,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹17,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹12,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹14,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹14,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹18,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Coimbatore, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹22,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Coimbatore, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹20,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Coimbatore, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹15,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹16,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mangalore Jn to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹240 - ₹270
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Ernakulam Jn to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹95
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹130
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Coimbatore Jn to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹80 - ₹95
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Palakkad to Thrisur
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Thrisur to Ernakulam Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Alapuzha
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Mangalore to Kodungallur
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹900
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Thrissur to Ernakulam Vythilla Hub
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹160
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Ernakulam Vythilla Hub to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹170
Schedules at
keralartc.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Alappuzha is 465 km. It takes approximately 7h 8m to drive from Mangalore to Alappuzha.

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Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Alappuzha. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Mangalore Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs ₹270 - ₹330.

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