There are 8 ways to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram by train, bus, night train, 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  •  17 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Karur (KRR) Dadar Ten Exp
  2. Take the train from Karur (KRR) to Rameswaram (RMM) Okha-Rmm Exp

$17 - $40

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Bus  •  18 h 55 min

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

$16 - $23

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  20 h 13 min

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

$20 - $32

Train, night train  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Dadar Ten Exp / ...
  2. Take the night train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Rameswaram (RMM) Cbe-Rmm Wkly Exp.

$18 - $40

Drive  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Mangalore to Rameswaram 473.3 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Madurai, train  •  9 h 29 min

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

$98 - $452

Fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) IXE - TRZ
  2. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$99 - $522

Fly to Tuticorin, bus  •  10 h 16 min

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

$146 - $671

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram is to fly and train which costs ₹6,500 - ₹32,000 and takes 9 h 29 min.

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The distance between Mangalore and Rameswaram is 632 km. The road distance is 757.3 km.

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It takes approximately 17 h 51 min to get from Mangalore to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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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.

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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 Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 394.9 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from Mangalore to Rameswaram via Mangalore Junction (MAJN) and Karur (KRR) in around 17 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mangalore to Rameswaram via Bangalore in around 18 h 55 min.

Airlines
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 35 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, 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 Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Mangalore to Tuticorin via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mangalore to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Karur (KRR)
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Karur (KRR) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore (MAQ) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Mangalore Junction (MAJN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Night train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Rameswaram (RMM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
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
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tiruchirapalli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Rameshwaram
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in

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