There are 6 ways to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Palghat Town (PGTN)  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Palakkad (PGT)
  2. Take the train from Palghat Town (PGTN) to Ramanathapuram (RMD)
  3. Take the bus from Ramanathapuram to Rameshwaram

$17 - $43

5 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Mangalore to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Rameswaram

$18 - $25

Train, bus  •  20 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) Maq Chennai Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tiruchirapalli to Rameshwaram

$21 - $35

Drive  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Rameswaram 473.3 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) IXE - TRZ
  2. Take the bus from Tiruchirapalli to Rameshwaram

$101 - $516

Fly to Madurai, train, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Madurai (IXM) IXE - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Ramanathapuram (RMD)
  3. Take the bus from Ramanathapuram to Rameshwaram

$100 - $457

What companies run services between Mangalore, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

You can take a bus from Mangalore to Rameswaram via Bangalore in around 18 h 55 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Palghat Town (PGTN) to Ramanathapuram (RMD)
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore Cntl (MAQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Ramanathapuram (RMD)
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Ramanathapuram to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tiruchirapalli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RedBus
Website
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 Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mangalore to Rameswaram?

The distance between Mangalore and Rameswaram is 632 km. The road distance is 757 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram?

The cheapest way to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 18 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram?

The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram is to fly and train and bus which takes 8 h 47 min and costs ₹6,500 - ₹31,000.

Is there a direct bus between Mangalore and Rameswaram?

No, there is no direct bus from Mangalore to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Mangalore and arriving at Rameswaram via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram?

It takes approximately 16 h 31 min to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram, including transfers.