There are 7 ways to get from Surat to Manali by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Surat to Madras  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Surat (STV) to Madras (MAA) STV - MAA

$100 - $436

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Bus  •  28 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Surat to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Chennai

$18 - $24

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Fly Surat to Tirupati, train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Surat (STV) to Tirupati (TIR) STV - TIR
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)

$133 - $628

Train to Ahmedabad, fly to Madras  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Surat (ST) to Ahmedabad Junction (ADI)
  2. Fly from Ahmedabad (AMD) to Madras (MAA) AMD - MAA

$89 - $353

Train  •  28 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Surat (ST) to Chennai Central (MAS) Navajeevan Exp / ...

$30 - $39

Train via Moolakadai  •  30 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Surat (ST) to Chennai Egmore (MS) Ju-Ms Weekly Exp

$29 - $37

Drive  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Surat to Manali 891 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Surat to Manali is to bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,800 and takes 28 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Surat to Manali is to fly which costs ₹7,000 - ₹32,000 and takes 6 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Surat to Manali. However, there are services departing from Surat and arriving at Manali via Bangalore and Koyambedu School. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 37 min.

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The distance between Surat and Manali is 1192 km. The road distance is 1425.5 km.

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The best way to get from Surat to Manali without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 37 min and costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Surat to Manali, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Surat to Manali is to fly which takes 6 h and costs ₹7,000 - ₹32,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,800 and takes 28 h 37 min, you could also train, which costs ₹2,100 - ₹2,900 and takes 28 h 56 min.

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There is no direct flight from Surat Airport to Madras Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Surat to Manali.
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  • Distance: 744.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

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

Spicejet, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Surat to Manali every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Surat to Manali via Bangalore, Chennai, and Koyambedu School in around 28 h 37 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Surat to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Surat to Madras via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Surat to Tirupati via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Pune
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Surat to Madras via Goa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Surat to Madras via Mumbai, Goa
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Surat to Tirupati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Surat to Tirupati via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Surat to Tirupati via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Surat to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Surat to Madras via Mumbai, Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Surat to Tirupati via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras via Delhi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Ahmedabad to Madras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Surat (ST) to Ahmedabad Junction (ADI)
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Surat (ST) to Chennai Central (MAS)
Ave. Duration
28 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Surat (ST) to Chennai Egmore (MS)
Ave. Duration
28 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Surat to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Chennai
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in

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Yes, the driving distance between Surat to Manali is 1426 km. It takes approximately 20 h 48 min to drive from Surat to Manali.

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Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and Spicejet offer flights from Surat 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 Surat to Surat Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs ₹220 - ₹270.

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