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

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Train  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Jn to Madgaon 12134 / ...

₹1,114 - ₹1,386

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Bus  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Ponda

₹550 - ₹800

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Taxi  •  4h 58m

  1. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Ponda 360.2 km

₹10,000 - ₹13,000

Drive  •  4h 58m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Ponda 360.2 km

₹2,700 - ₹4,000

Fly to Goa  •  3h 41m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Goa (GOI) IXE - GOI

₹5,280 - ₹15,731

Fly to Belgaum, taxi  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Belgaum (IXG) IXE - IXG
  2. Take a taxi from Belgaum to Ponda

₹7,580 - ₹16,331

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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Ponda is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 8h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Ponda is to fly which costs ₹5,000 - ₹16,000 and takes 3h 41m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mangalore and arriving at Ponda. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 8h 15m.

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The distance between Mangalore and Ponda is 291 km. The road distance is 360.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Ponda without a car is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,400.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Mangalore to Ponda, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Ponda is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹550 - ₹800 and takes 8h 15m, you could also fly, which costs ₹5,000 - ₹16,000 and takes 3h 41m.

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

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Map of how to get from Mangalore to Ponda.
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  • Distance: 290.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

What companies run services between Mangalore, India and Ponda, Goa, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Mangalore Jn to Madgaon every 3 hours. Tickets cost ₹180 - ₹200 and the journey takes 4h 45m. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Mangalore to Ponda twice daily. Tickets cost ₹550 - ₹800 and the journey takes 8h 15m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,900 - ₹14,000
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹17,000
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Mangalore to Belgaum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹11,000
Flights from Mangalore to Belgaum via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Mangalore to Belgaum via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,200 - ₹14,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,900 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Belgaum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹12,000
Flights from Mangalore to Belgaum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,100 - ₹13,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹19,000
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 Madgaon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹180 - ₹200
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Ponda
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Mangalore to Ponda
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹13,000
Sri Kateel Travels
Phone
+91 84 48 44 49 68
Website
srikateeltravels.com
Mangalore Taxi Services
Phone
+91 98 45 79 82 34
Website
mangaloretaxiservices.com
Genuine Taxi
Phone
+91 94 48 50 22 48
Website
genuinetaxi.in

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Ponda is 360 km. It takes approximately 4h 58m to drive from Mangalore to Ponda.

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Spicejet, Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Goa Airport.

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There are 813+ hotels available in Ponda. 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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