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There are 5 ways to get from Vijayawada to Manipal by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly, taxi  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Vijayawada (VGA) to Mangalore (IXE) VGA - IXE
  2. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Manipal

$109 - $478

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Train, bus  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Junction (BZA) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) Sheshadri Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Manipal

$20 - $31

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Train, taxi  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Vijayawada Junction (BZA) to Mangalore (MAQ) Src - Maq Sf Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Mangalore (MAQ) to Manipal

$32 - $43

Bus  •  25 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Vijayawada to Hyderabad
  2. Take the bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Manipal

$23 - $34

Drive  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Vijayawada to Manipal 568.6 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Vijayawada to Manipal is to bus which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,500 and takes 25 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vijayawada to Manipal is to fly and taxi which costs ₹8,000 - ₹36,000 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vijayawada to Manipal. However, there are services departing from Vijayawada and arriving at Manipal via Hyderabad and Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 4 min.

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The distance between Vijayawada and Manipal is 721 km. The road distance is 909.8 km.

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The best way to get from Vijayawada to Manipal without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 50 min and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Vijayawada to Manipal, including transfers.

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Vijayawada to Manipal bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Vijayawada station.

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There is no direct flight from Vijayawada Airport to Mangalore Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Vijayawada to Manipal bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Manipal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vijayawada to Manipal is 910 km. It takes approximately 13 h 9 min to drive from Vijayawada to Manipal.

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  • Distance: 450.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between Vijayawada, India and Manipal, India?

You can take a bus from Vijayawada to Manipal via Hyderabad and Bangalore in around 25 h 4 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Vijayawada to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Vijayawada to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Vijayawada to Mangalore via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Vijayawada to Mangalore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Vijayawada to Mangalore via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Vijayawada to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Manipal
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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Bus from Vijayawada to Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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Other operators
Taxi from Mangalore to Manipal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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

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There are 39+ hotels available in Manipal. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vijayawada to Vijayawada Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs ₹240 - ₹300.

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