There are 8 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  •  10h

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Jn to Alappuzha 16345 / ...

₹524 - ₹606

6 alternative options

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

₹842 - ₹1,195

Drive  •  7h 4m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Alappuzha 461.7 km

₹3,500 - ₹5,500

Fly Mangalore to Kochi, bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Kochi (COK) IXE - COK
  2. Take the bus from Ernakulam Vythilla Hub to Alappuzha

₹4,580 - ₹25,621

Fly Mangalore to Trivandrum, train  •  6h 27m

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

₹5,600 - ₹21,711

Fly Mangalore to Coimbatore, train  •  10h 33m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXE - CJB
  2. Take the train from Podanur Jn to Alappuzha

₹3,910 - ₹12,951

Train to Kannur, fly to Kochi, bus  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore to Kannur
  2. Fly from Kannur (CNN) to Kochi (COK) CNN - COK
  3. Take the bus from Ernakulam Vythilla Hub to Alappuzha

₹3,470 - ₹25,222

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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha is to train which costs ₹500 - ₹650 and takes 10h.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Alappuzha is to fly and train which costs ₹5,500 - ₹22,000 and takes 6h 27m.

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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 461.7 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 10h.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Kochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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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 52m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Hyderabad, Goa
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Pune
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹44,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Kochi
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹12,000
Flights from Kannur to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹9,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹70,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹41,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹13,000
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 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹240 - ₹270
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹130
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Podanur Jn to Alappuzha
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹160 - ₹180
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore to Kannur
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹125
Book at
irctc.co.in
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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Mangalore to Alappuzha bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Alapuzha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Alappuzha is 462 km. It takes approximately 7h 4m 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 536+ 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 ₹280 - ₹340.

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