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  •  16 h 46 min

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

$18 - $37

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Bus  •  23 h 58 min

  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  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam 441.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam 441.8 miles

$70 - $110

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

  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  •  15 h 58 min

  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  •  16 h 49 min

  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  •  17 h

  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 Pondicherry, train  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Pondicherry (PNY) BLR - PNY
  3. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Kumbakonam (KMU)

$51 - $209

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Madurai, train  •  17 h 52 min

  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 Bengaluru, fly to Madras, train  •  18 h 39 min

  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 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 16 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 16 h 46 min 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 16 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 58 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mantralayam to Kumbakonam is 707 km. It takes approximately 10 h 21 min 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 46+ hotels available in Kumbakonam. Prices start at $13 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: 16 h 46 min

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 15 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam via Raichur, Bangalore, and Chennai in around 23 h 58 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Flights from Bengaluru to Tiruchirapalli via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras via Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Bengaluru to Pondicherry
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Bengaluru to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras via Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,700
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Hyderabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $210
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Hyderabad to Madurai via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,700
Air Mauritius
Website
airmauritius.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Madras
Ave. Duration
50 min
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
15 h 3 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Yelahanka Junction (YNK)
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Manthralayam Road (MALM) to Secunderabad Junction (SC)
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Kumbakonam (KMU)
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Raichur to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mantralayam to Kumbakonam
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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