There are 8 ways to get from Mangalore to Palakkad by train, night bus, bus, taxi, car or plane

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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Train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Palakkad (PGT) Bkn Cbe Ac S F / ...

$8 - $19

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Train via Mangalore (MAQ)  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Palakkad (PGT) Maq-Cbe Inter City Exp. / ...

$8 - $18

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Night bus, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Mangalore to Kozhhikode
  2. Take the bus from Kozhikode to Palakkad 734E

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Palakkad 225 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Palakkad 225 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXE - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Palakkad

$97 - $484

Fly to Calicut, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Calicut (CCJ) IXE - CCJ
  2. Take the bus from Malapuram to Palakkad

$115 - $570

Fly to Kochi, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Kochi (COK) IXE - COK
  2. Take the bus from Cochin to Palakkad

$114 - $520

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mangalore to Palakkad. However, there are services departing from Mangalore and arriving at Palakkad via Kozhikode. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 48 min.

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The distance between Mangalore and Palakkad is 308 km. The road distance is 360 km.

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Palakkad without a car is to train which takes 5 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Mangalore to Palakkad, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Mangalore to Palakkad bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Palakkad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mangalore to Palakkad is 360 km. It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to drive from Mangalore to Palakkad.

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Palakkad. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mangalore to Palakkad.
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  • Distance: 192.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Mangalore to Palakkad twice a week. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h 32 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Calicut via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Calicut via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Bengaluru, Pune
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Calicut via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Calicut via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $16
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
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Kozhikode to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
scribd.com
Bus from Malapuram to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scribd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Mangalore to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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The best way to get from Mangalore to Mangalore Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs .

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