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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, taxi  •  5 h 9 min

  1. VTZ - IXE

$135 - $619

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25 h 20 min

$17 - $25

3 alternative options

Train  •  29 h 42 min

  1. Amaravathi Exp
  2. Cstm Ers Spl / ...

$30 - $52

Train, bus  •  31 h

  1. Prasanthi Exp

$31 - $43

Drive  •  17 h 57 min

  1. 778 miles

$120 - $190

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

You can take a bus from Visakhapatnam to Manipal via Bangalore in around 25 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Visakhapatnam to Manipal via Duvvada (DVD), Madgaon (MAO), and Udupi (UD) in around 29 h 42 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Bhubaneswar, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Visakhapatnam to Mangalore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Duvvada (DVD) to Madgaon (MAO)
Ave. Duration
24 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Madgaon (MAO) to Udupi (UD)
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Duvvada (DVD) to Bangalore Cy Junction (SBC)
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from vizag to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Manipal
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Mangalore to Manipal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Visakhapatnam and Manipal is 1022 km. The road distance is 1245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Manipal is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 25 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Visakhapatnam to Manipal is to fly and taxi which takes 5 h 9 min and costs ₹9,000 - ₹43,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Visakhapatnam to Manipal. However, there are services departing from vizag and arriving at Manipal via Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Visakhapatnam to Manipal, including transfers.