RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru (BLR) to Manipal once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Goa (GOI) to Manipal every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.
From Bangalore Intl Airport bus to Manipal. 9 h 20 min ₹689. From Mangalore (IXE) taxi to Manipal. 55 min ₹1,301. From Goa (GOI) taxi to Madgaon (MAO), train to Udupi (UD), then taxi to Manipal. 4 h 27 min ₹1,478. From Kochi (COK) taxi to Aluva (AWY), train to Udupi (UD), then taxi to Manipal. 9 h 43 min ₹1,764. From Calicut (CCJ) taxi to Calicut then bus to Manipal. 5 h 26 min ₹1,587.