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There are 11 ways to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam by train, 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  •  16h 46m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Mayiladuturai J (MV) Ltt-Kik Weekly Exp

$18 - $37

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Bus  •  23h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Raichur to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai
  3. Take the bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam

$28 - $40

Taxi  •  10h 21m

  1. Take a taxi from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam 441.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  10h 21m

  1. Drive from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam 441.8 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) BLR - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$59 - $298

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Pondicherry, train  •  15h 53m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Pondicherry (PNY) HYD - PNY
  3. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$67 - $284

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Madurai, train  •  16h 49m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Madurai (IXM) HYD - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$53 - $206

Train to Hyderabad, fly to Madras, train  •  16h 46m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
  2. Fly from Hyderabad (HYD) to Madras (MAA) HYD - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$39 - $153

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Madurai, train  •  17h 42m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madurai (IXM) BLR - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$57 - $251

Train to Vidyanagar, fly to Bengaluru, train  •  19h 24m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Toranagallu (TNGL)
  2. Fly from Vidyanagar (VDY) to Bengaluru (BLR) VDY - BLR
  3. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$36 - $200

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Madras, train  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Madras (MAA) BLR - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$38 - $148

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam is to train which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,800 and takes 16h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam is to taxi which costs ₹7,000 - ₹8,500 and takes 10h 21m.

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The distance between Mantralayam and Kumbakonam is 593 km. The road distance is 706.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam without a car is to train which takes 16h 46m and costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 16h 46m to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam is to train which takes 16h 46m and costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹2,000 - ₹3,000 and takes 23h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Bengaluru Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mantralayam to Kumbakonam is 707 km. It takes approximately 10h 21m to drive from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Bengaluru Airport to Tiruchirapalli Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Kumbakonam. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam.
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  • Distance: 370.7 miles
  • Duration: 16h 46m

What companies run services between Mantralayam, India and Kumbakonam, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam once a week. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 15h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam via Raichur, Bangalore, and Chennai in around 23h 58m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,700
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $210
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Vidyanagar to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $160
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,700
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Mayiladuturai J (MV)
Ave. Duration
15h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Toranagallu (TNGL)
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
10h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Raichur to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam
Ave. Duration
10h 21m
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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