There are 5 ways to get from Mangalore to Thenmala by plane, taxi, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly, taxi  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Trivandrum (TRV) IXE - TRV
  2. Take a taxi from Trivandrum to Thenmala

₹6,580 - ₹23,031

Cheapest option

Train  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Jn to Kollam Jn 16345 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Tenmalai 16792 / ...

₹639 - ₹731

3 alternative options

Bus  •  13h 48m

  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 Kollam

₹1,562 - ₹2,125

Night bus, train  •  16h 56m

  1. Take the night bus from Mangalore to Thrissur
  2. Take the train from Thrisur to Tenmalai 16792

₹749 - ₹974

Drive  •  8h 48m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Thenmala 580 km

₹4,400 - ₹6,500

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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Thenmala is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹750 and takes 14h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Thenmala is to fly and taxi which costs ₹6,500 - ₹23,000 and takes 4h 26m.

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The distance between Mangalore and Thenmala is 501 km. The road distance is 580 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Thenmala without a car is to bus which takes 13h 48m and costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,200.

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It takes approximately 4h 26m to get from Mangalore to Thenmala, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Thenmala is to bus which takes 13h 48m and costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹600 - ₹750 and takes 14h 33m.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Trivandrum Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Thenmala is 580 km. It takes approximately 8h 48m to drive from Mangalore to Thenmala.

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

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

You can take a bus from Mangalore to Thenmala via Kodungallur, Thrissur, Ernakulam Vythilla Hub, and Kollam in around 13h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Mangalore to Thenmala via Mangalore Jn and Kollam Jn in around 14h 33m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
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 Trivandrum via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹21,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹10,000 - ₹42,000
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 Kollam Jn
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹270 - ₹300
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Jn to Tenmalai
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹95
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thrisur to Tenmalai
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹190
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
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 Kollam
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹290 - ₹400
Schedules at
keralartc.com
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Night bus from Mangalore to Thrissur
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Other operators
Taxi from Trivandrum to Thenmala
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
₹1,300 - ₹1,700
Trivandrum Taxi
Phone
+9199 47 02 7 3 93
Website
trivandrumtaxi.in
Taxi Tel
Phone
+91 75 59 9 9 90 09
Website
taxitel.in
Abel Cabs
Phone
+91 94 97 18 36 93
Website
abelcabs.com

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There are 26+ hotels available in Thenmala. 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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