There are 5 ways to get from Mangalore to Villupuram by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Pondicherry  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Pondicherry (PNY) IXE - PNY

₹4,720 - ₹16,621

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Train  •  18h 31m

  1. Take the train from Mangalore to Villupuram Jn 16860 / ...

₹640 - ₹727

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Fly to Madras, train  •  4h 38m

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madras (MAA) IXE - MAA
  2. Take the train from Tambaram to Villupuram Jn

₹3,095 - ₹8,531

Bus  •  17h 49m

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

Drive  •  8h 56m

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Villupuram 618.3 km

₹4,700 - ₹7,000

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The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Villupuram is to train which costs ₹600 - ₹750 and takes 18h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Villupuram is to fly which costs ₹4,700 - ₹17,000 and takes 4h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mangalore to Villupuram. However, there are services departing from Mangalore and arriving at Villupuram via Bangalore and Chennai. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 49m.

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The distance between Mangalore and Villupuram is 515 km. The road distance is 618.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Villupuram without a car is to bus which takes 17h 49m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Mangalore to Villupuram, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Villupuram is to fly which takes 4h 1m and costs ₹4,700 - ₹17,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17h 49m, you could also train, which costs ₹600 - ₹750 and takes 18h 31m.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Pondicherry Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Mangalore to Villupuram.
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  • Distance: 515 km
  • Duration: 4h 1m

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

Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines fly from Mangalore to Villupuram 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mangalore to Villupuram via Bangalore, Chennai, and Chennai in around 17h 49m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹11,000
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹11,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Pondicherry via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,300 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹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.

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Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tambaram to Villupuram Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹125
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irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore to Villupuram Jn
Ave. Duration
18h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹380 - ₹420
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irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
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Redbus
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Chennai to Villupuram
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
parveentravels.com

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Mangalore to Villupuram bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, arrive at Villupuram station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Villupuram is 618 km. It takes approximately 8h 56m to drive from Mangalore to Villupuram.

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IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Pondicherry Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Villupuram. 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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