There are 4 ways to get from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar by taxi, plane, bus, train or car

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Taxi, fly to Pune  •  6h 39m

  1. Take a taxi from Manipal to Mangalore
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Pune (PNQ) IXE - PNQ
  3. Take a taxi from Pune to Mahābaleshwar

₹7,586 - ₹16,910

Cheapest option

Train  •  12h 41m

  1. Take the train from Udupi to Khed 16334 / ...

₹1,802 - ₹2,252

2 alternative options

Taxi, fly to Mumbai, bus  •  9h 52m

  1. Take a taxi from Manipal to Mangalore
  2. Fly from Mangalore (IXE) to Mumbai (BOM) IXE - BOM
  3. Take the bus from Mumbai Borivali to Mahabaleshwar

₹5,412 - ₹9,542

Drive  •  9h 20m

  1. Drive from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar 663.9 km

₹5,000 - ₹7,500

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The cheapest way to get from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar is to train which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,300 and takes 12h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar is to taxi and fly which costs ₹7,500 - ₹17,000 and takes 6h 39m.

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The distance between Manipal and Mahābaleshwar is 523 km. The road distance is 663.9 km.

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The best way to get from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar without a car is to train which takes 12h 41m and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Mangalore Airport to Pune Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manipal to Mahābaleshwar is 664 km. It takes approximately 9h 20m to drive from Manipal to Mahābaleshwar.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Mangalore Airport to Pune Airport.

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There are 460+ hotels available in Mahābaleshwar. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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What companies run services between Manipal, India and Mahābaleshwar, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Udupi to Khed twice a week. Tickets cost ₹290 - ₹320 and the journey takes 11h 24m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹12,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹14,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹13,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹14,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Mumbai, Nagpur
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹16,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹18,000
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Madras, Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Mangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹9,500
Flights from Mangalore to Mumbai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹3,800 - ₹9,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mangalore to Pune via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,600 - ₹12,000
Flights from Mangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,500 - ₹17,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mangalore to Mumbai
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,700 - ₹10,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Udupi to Khed
Ave. Duration
11h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹290 - ₹320
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Purple Bus
Bus from Mumbai Borivali to Mahabaleshwar
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹900
Schedules at
purplebus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Manipal to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹2,200

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