There are 8 ways to get from Thoothukudi to Mangalore by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly from Tuticorin  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Mangalore (IXE) TCR - IXE

$69 - $316

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Bus  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Thoothukudi to Bangalore 871 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mangalore

$15 - $26

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Train to Madurai, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Tiruparankndrm (TDN)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Mangalore (IXE) IXM - IXE

$62 - $299

Train to Trivandrum, fly  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Maniyachchi Junction (MEJ) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Mangalore (IXE) TRV - IXE

$94 - $438

Train  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT) Tn-Mys Exp
  2. Take the train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN) Ten Dr Exp

$17 - $37

Train, bus  •  21 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) Tn-Mys Exp
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mangalore

$18 - $30

Taxi  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thoothukudi to Mangalore 452.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Thoothukudi to Mangalore 452.2 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Thoothukudi to Mangalore. However, there are services departing from Thoothukudi and arriving at Mangalore via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 23 min.

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The distance between Thoothukudi and Mangalore is 584 km. The road distance is 723.6 km.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Mangalore without a car is to train which takes 16 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Thoothukudi to Mangalore, including transfers.

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Thoothukudi to Mangalore bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Thoothukudi station.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Mangalore is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 16 h 5 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tuticorin Airport to Mangalore Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Thoothukudi to Mangalore bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Mangalore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thoothukudi to Mangalore is 724 km. It takes approximately 10 h 46 min to drive from Thoothukudi to Mangalore.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tuticorin Airport to Mangalore Airport.

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Map of how to get from Thoothukudi to Mangalore.
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  • Distance: 365 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Thoothukudi, India and Mangalore, India?

IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet fly from Thoothukudi to Mangalore every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Thoothukudi to Mangalore via Virudunagar Junction (VPT) and Mangalore Junction (MAJN) in around 16 h 5 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Tuticorin to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Tuticorin to Mangalore via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Tiruparankndrm (TDN)
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Maniyachchi Junction (MEJ) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Virudunagar Junction (VPT)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Virudunagar Junction (VPT) to Mangalore Junction (MAJN)
Ave. Duration
12 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tuti Melur (TME) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC)
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Thoothukudi to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tuticorin to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
scribd.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thoothukudi to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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There are 77+ hotels available in Mangalore. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thoothukudi to Tuticorin Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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