There are 6 ways to get from Mumbai to Manali by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Mumbai, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Mumbai (BOM) to Madras (MAA) BOM - MAA
  2. Take the bus from Koyambedu School to Manali

$52 - $202

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Bus  •  27 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Mumbai to Chennai

$10 - $14

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Bus to Pune, fly  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Dadar to Pimpri-Chinchwad
  2. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Madras (MAA) PNQ - MAA

$39 - $263

Train  •  22 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Dadar (DR) to Perambur (PER) Chennai Exp / ...

$23 - $31

Train via Lokmanyatilak (LTT)  •  23 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lokmanyatilak (LTT) to Perambur (PER) Ltt-Mas Exp

$23 - $31

Drive  •  17 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Mumbai to Manali 763.5 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Mumbai to Manali is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,000 and takes 27 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mumbai to Manali is to fly and bus which costs ₹3,700 - ₹15,000 and takes 4 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mumbai to Manali. However, there are services departing from Mumbai and arriving at Manali via Koyambedu School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 4 min.

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The distance between Mumbai and Manali is 1024 km. The road distance is 1221.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Manali without a car is to train which takes 22 h 58 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Mumbai to Manali, including transfers.

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Mumbai to Manali bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Mumbai station.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Manali is to train which takes 22 h 58 min and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹700 - ₹1,000 and takes 27 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Mumbai Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Mumbai to Manali bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Chennai station.

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Map of how to get from Mumbai to Manali.
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  • Distance: 640.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Mumbai, India and Manali, Tamil Nadu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Mumbai to Manali twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $29 and the journey takes 22 h 8 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Mumbai to Manali hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 26 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Madras via Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Pune to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Pune to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Mumbai to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Pune to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Mumbai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Train operators
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Koyambedu School to Manali
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
MSRTC
Website
msrtc.org.in
Bus from Dadar to Pimpri-Chinchwad
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
msrtc.org.in

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Yes, the driving distance between Mumbai to Manali is 1222 km. It takes approximately 17 h 42 min to drive from Mumbai to Manali.

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Air India Limited, GoAir, Spicejet and two other airlines offer flights from Mumbai Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are 656+ hotels available in Manali. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mumbai to Mumbai Airport is to bus which takes 5 min and costs ₹8 - ₹10.

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