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

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Recommended option

Train  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) Maq Chennai Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ers Karaikalexp / ...

$17 - $39

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  20 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
  2. Take the train from Yesvantpur Junction (YPR) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Velankanni Exp

$20 - $33

Bus  •  22 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  3. Take the bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam

$24 - $35

Drive  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Nagapattinam 452.5 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) IXE - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$97 - $521

Fly to Madras, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madras (MAA) IXE - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$63 - $420

Fly to Madurai, train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madurai (IXM) IXE - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$100 - $466

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

You can take a train from Mangalore to Nagapattinam via Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) and Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) in around 18 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mangalore to Nagapattinam via Bangalore and Chennai in around 22 h 23 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yesvantpur Junction (YPR) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Nagapattinam
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mangalore and Nagapattinam is 593 km. The road distance is 724 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Nagapattinam is to bus and train which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,300 and takes 20 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Nagapattinam is to fly and train which takes 7 h 36 min and costs ₹6,500 - ₹36,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Mangalore to Nagapattinam. However, there are services departing from Mangalore and arriving at Nagapattinam via Bangalore and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 18 h 31 min to get from Mangalore to Nagapattinam, including transfers.