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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Tuticorin, bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Tuticorin (TCR) IXE - TCR
  2. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Kanyakumari

$142 - $666

Cheapest option

Train  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Nager Coil Town (NJT) Jam Ten Exp / ...

$16 - $27

4 alternative options

Fly to Trivandrum, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Trivandrum (TRV) IXE - TRV
  2. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Nager Coil Town (NJT)

$116 - $572

Fly to Madurai, train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madurai (IXM) IXE - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$99 - $452

Taxi  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Kanyakumari 444.3 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Kanyakumari 444.3 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari is to train which costs ₹1,100 - ₹2,000 and takes 14 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari is to fly and train which costs ₹8,500 - ₹42,000 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The distance between Mangalore and Kanyakumari is 612 km. The road distance is 710.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari without a car is to train which takes 14 h 43 min and costs ₹1,100 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Tuticorin Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Kanyakumari is 711 km. It takes approximately 10 h 48 min to drive from Mangalore to Kanyakumari.

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Jet Airways, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Tuticorin Airport.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Kanyakumari. Prices start at $10 USD 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 ₹120 - ₹160.

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Map of how to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari.
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  • Distance: 382.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 12 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Mangalore to Kanyakumari 3 times a week. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 13 h 53 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Nager Coil Town (NJT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Nager Coil Town (NJT)
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mangalore to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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