Directions from Mangalore to Kanyakumari

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Recommended option

Fly, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. IXE - TRV

$104 - $509

Cheapest option

Train  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Parasuram Exp / ...

$19 - $30

4 alternative options

Night bus, bus, train  •  18 h 32 min

$22 - $40

Bus  •  21 h 8 min

$22 - $31

Taxi  •  10 h 48 min

  1. 444.3 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  10 h 48 min

  1. 444.3 miles

$70 - $110

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Mangalore to Kanyakumari twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 15 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mangalore to Kanyakumari via Bangalore and Nagercoil in around 21 h 8 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Nagercoil Junction (NCJ)
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Night bus from Mangalore to Kozhhikode
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Calicut to Ernakulam By-pass
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
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 Nagercoil
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mangalore to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mangalore and Kanyakumari is 612 km. The road distance is 711 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari is to bus which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 21 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari is to fly and train which takes 6 h 44 min and costs ₹7,000 - ₹35,000.

It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Mangalore to Kanyakumari, including transfers.