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There are 8 ways to get from Puducherry to Madikeri by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Madikeri

$15 - $22

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Train, taxi  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Payyanur (PAY) Pdy Maq Weekly Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Payyanur (PAY) to Madikeri

$42 - $60

Train, bus  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) Chalukya Exp
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Madikeri

$16 - $29

Taxi  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Madikeri 335.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Madikeri 335.1 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Pondicherry to Bengaluru, bus  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Bengaluru (BLR) PNY - BLR
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Madikeri

$32 - $117

Train to Madras, fly to Mangalore, taxi  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Mangalore (IXE) MAA - IXE
  3. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Madikeri

$94 - $460

Train to Madras, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ) MAA - CCJ
  3. Take a taxi from Calicut to Madikeri

$84 - $315

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Madikeri is to bus which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 14 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Madikeri is to taxi which costs ₹9,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 8 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Puducherry to Madikeri. However, there are services departing from Pondicherry and arriving at Madikeri via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 20 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Madikeri is 448 km. The road distance is 536.2 km.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Madikeri without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 20 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 14 h 20 min to get from Puducherry to Madikeri, including transfers.

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Puducherry to Madikeri bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Pondicherry station.

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The quickest flight from Pondicherry Airport to Bengaluru Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Puducherry to Madikeri bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Madikeri station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puducherry to Madikeri is 536 km. It takes approximately 8 h 13 min to drive from Puducherry to Madikeri.

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  • Distance: 280 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 20 min

What companies run services between Puducherry, India and Madikeri, India?

You can take a bus from Puducherry to Madikeri via Bangalore in around 14 h 20 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Madras to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $100
Flights from Madras to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Madras to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pondicherry to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Madikeri
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Payyanur (PAY) to Madikeri
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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Spicejet offers flights from Pondicherry Airport to Bengaluru Airport.

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There are 516+ hotels available in Madikeri. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Puducherry to Pondicherry Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs ₹230 - ₹280.

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