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There are 6 ways to get from Mangalore to Gudalur by plane, taxi, train, night bus, bus or car

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Fly to Kochi, taxi  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Kochi (COK) IXE - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Gudalur

₹8,576 - ₹16,927

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  14h 14m

  1. Take the night bus from Mangalore to Kozhikode
  2. Take the bus from Kozhikode to Kumily

₹1,467 - ₹2,059

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Fly to Madurai, taxi  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madurai (IXM) IXE - IXM
  2. Take a taxi from Madurai to Gudalur

₹7,176 - ₹15,027

Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  4h 57m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXE - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Gudalur

₹9,676 - ₹22,327

Train, taxi  •  10h 44m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Jn to Kottayam 06163 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kottayam to Gudalur

₹3,223 - ₹3,904

Drive  •  8h 34m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Gudalur 566.9 km

₹4,100 - ₹6,000

Mangalore → Gudalur
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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Gudalur is to night bus and bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 14h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Gudalur is to fly and taxi which costs ₹9,500 - ₹23,000 and takes 4h 57m.

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The distance between Mangalore and Gudalur is 445 km. The road distance is 566.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Gudalur without a car is to train and taxi which takes 10h 44m and costs ₹3,200 - ₹3,900.

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It takes approximately 5h 41m to get from Mangalore to Gudalur, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Gudalur is 567 km. It takes approximately 8h 34m to drive from Mangalore to Gudalur.

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

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There are 52+ hotels available in Gudalur. 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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Map of how to get from Mangalore to Gudalur.
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  • Distance: 444.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 41m

What companies run services between Mangalore, India and Gudalur, Tamil Nādu, India?

There is no direct connection from Mangalore to Gudalur. However, you can take the taxi to Mangalore airport, fly to Kochi, then take the taxi to Gudalur. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mangalore airport, fly to Madurai, then take the taxi to Gudalur.

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 Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹11,000
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,400 - ₹12,000
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 Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹15,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹15,000
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 Kottayam
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹240 - ₹270
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Night bus from Mangalore to Kozhikode
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kozhikode to Kumily
Ave. Duration
7h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹500 - ₹800
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Gudalur
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹4,600
Taxio
Phone
+91 48 44 44 04 44
Website
taxio.in
Kerala Tourist Taxi
Phone
+91 99 47 27 66 20
Website
keralatouristtaxi.com
B Cabs
Phone
+91 98 95 11 88 77
Website
bcabs.com

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