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

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Fly to Kochi  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Kochi (COK) IXE - COK

₹5,130 - ₹26,281

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Bus via Kozhikode  •  12h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Kozhikode
  2. Take the bus from Kozhikode to Kothamangalam

₹767 - ₹1,058

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Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  6h 28m

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

₹7,480 - ₹17,331

Train via Thrissur  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Jn to Thrisur 16345 / ...
  2. Take the train from Thrisur to Aluva 16344 / ...

₹1,304 - ₹1,591

Bus  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Chalakudi

₹1,347 - ₹1,784

Train  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore to Angamali 16348 / ...

₹1,270 - ₹1,537

Drive  •  6h 34m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Kothamangalam 430.1 km

₹3,200 - ₹4,800

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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Kothamangalam is to bus via Kozhikode which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 12h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Kothamangalam is to fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹27,000 and takes 3h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mangalore to Kothamangalam. However, there are services departing from Mangalore and arriving at Kothamangalam via Kozhikode. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 10m.

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The distance between Mangalore and Kothamangalam is 371 km. The road distance is 430.1 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Kothamangalam without a car is to train via Thrissur which takes 8h 10m and costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 3h 48m to get from Mangalore to Kothamangalam, including transfers.

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Mangalore to Kothamangalam bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, depart from Mangalore station.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Kothamangalam is to fly which takes 3h 48m and costs ₹5,000 - ₹27,000. Alternatively, you can train via Thrissur, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600 and takes 8h 10m, you could also bus, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,800 and takes 8h 58m.

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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 Kothamangalam.
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  • Distance: 371 km
  • Duration: 3h 48m

What companies run services between Mangalore, India and Kothamangalam, Kerala, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and Spicejet fly from Mangalore to Kothamangalam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mangalore to Kothamangalam via Mangalore Jn, Thrisur, and Aluva in around 8h 10m.

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 Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹12,000
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
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 Thrisur
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹190 - ₹210
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thrisur to Aluva
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹80 - ₹95
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore to Angamali
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹210 - ₹230
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Chalakudi
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Mangalore to Kozhikode
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹410 - ₹600
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Kozhikode to Kothamangalam
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹350 - ₹490
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Kothamangalam
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹5,000
South India Tour And Travels
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
coimbatoretaxi.biz
RPK Travels
Phone
+91 42 24 22 37 00
Website
rpktravels.com
Coimbatore Taxi
Phone
+91 73 73 81 23 45
Website
coimbatoretaxi.com

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Mangalore to Kothamangalam bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, arrive at Kothamangalam station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Kothamangalam is 430 km. It takes approximately 6h 34m to drive from Mangalore to Kothamangalam.

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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 Kothamangalam. 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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