How to reach?

How to reach Manipal?

Manipal is well connected by road, rail and air. There are two main cities close to Manipal that serve as entry points, Udupi and Mangalore. Udupi is 5 kms from Manipal and Mangalore 65 kms away.



Flying in:

The nearest airport is Mangalore which is one and half hours drive by road. There are daily domestic flights from Mumbai and Bangalore. Indian Airlines, Jet Airways and Spice Jet fly to Mangalore. There are direct international flights to Mangalore from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Doha Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait. Prepaid taxis are available at the Mangalore airport.

By Road:

Manipal is well connected with the major cities in Karnataka, Kerala, Goa, etc. Buses run between Mangalore and Manipal frequently. Direct buses are also available from Bangalore, Goa, Hyderabad, Mumbai and other cities.

By Train:

The closest railway stations are at Udupi (2 kms from Manipal) and Mangalore (65 kms from Mangalore). These railway stations lie on the Konkan route connecting the north and the south along the west coast. Delhi and Mumbai (to the north) and Ernakulam (to the south) are linked to Udupi station. Mangalore station is connected to Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Goa, Calicut, Cochin, Trivandrum, Mumbai and other major cities. Those traveling from Kolkata will have to travel via Chennai/Mumbai/Bangalore/Goa and then take a connecting train to Mangalore. There is also a train operating from Jammu to Mangalore once a week. For more information check:

Manipal Campus Map

Cabs are available from both Mangalore International  Airport and Mangalore Central Railway Station to Manipal University.  We recommend the following CALL TAXI who are giving service with us.

CALL TAXI Name Contact Details Description
 Sri Raksha Travels  Mob : 9844898376
Off : 9480757376
Any trip to Mangalore airport pick up/drop or to railway station drop/pick up flat charge: ₹ 1200 (including toll gate)

The following list are some of the places that can be visited around Manipal .

By mixing any places chosen from the following lists can be done for a day package. For example:
Sringeri, agumbe and Malpe / Kaup beach
For the fare and more details, kindly contact the travels.
Piligrimage for Hindu :

1. Sringeri / Hornadu or both
2. Dharmasthala / Subramanyam or both
3. Kollur / Murudeshwara or both
4. Kollur, Murudeshwara and Gokarna
5. Local Temples ( 6temples can be covered )
Piligrimage for Jains:

1. Hombuja ( Huncha )
2. Jwalamalini
3. Sringeri
Local sight seeing:

1. Hanging bridge
2. Kodi Bengre
3. Planitorium
4. Coins museum
5. Manipal Lake
sight Seeing:

1. Agumbe
2. Kudremukha
3. Kodi Bengre Beach
4. Malpe Beach
5. KaupBeach
6. Surathkal Beach
7. Panamboor Beach
8. Mangalore ( thannirbavi ) Beach
 Shri Kumkum Tours & Travels Mob : 9945414338(WhatsApp)
Mob : 9449359722
Any trip to Mangalore airport pick up/drop or to railway station drop/pick up flat charge: ₹ 1200 (including toll gate)

Local Sight Seeing:

For 4hrs(covers 50 kms) : ₹ 1000

For 8 hrs (covers 100 kms): ₹ 1800

For 2 days(covers 600 kms): ₹6500

For every extra hour ₹200 and for every extra km ₹10 will be charged.