The nearest airport is Mangalore Airport. Chikmagalur railway line is under construction and should be functional sometime in 2013. Hence, the nearest station Kadur (40km) can be used by tourists to access this city. Chikmagalur is well connected by road and regular bus and cab services are available to and from Bangalore.
|Route Name||Distance||Time||More Information|
|Bangalore to Chikmagalur||243 km||4 hours 3 mins||View Details|
|Hyderabad to Chikmagalur||647 km||11 hours 14 mins||View Details|
|Chennai to Chikmagalur||596 km||9 hours 16 mins||View Details|
|Mumbai to Chikmagalur||874 km||13 hours 50 mins||View Details|
|Pune to Chikmagalur||731 km||11 hours 50 mins||View Details|
The nearest airport to Chikmagalur is Mangalore airport which lies 110 km away from Chikmagalur. From Mangalore, you can hire a taxi or take a bus plying to Chikmagalur.
Nearest Airport: Mangalore International Airport (IXE)
- 105 kms from Chikmagalur
Tentative return flight prices to Mangalore International Airport (IXE) from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 16,244 Non-stop||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 14,624||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 6,449 Non-stop||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 5,487 Non-stop||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 9,503 Non-stop||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 11,621||View Details|
Chikmagalur is well-connected with the major cities like Bangalore, Mangalore, and Chennai. You can find a number of buses plying to Chikmagalur from these cities. Taxis are also available to Chikmagalur from the nearby cities.
Although, Chikmagalur have its own station, but is not well-connected. Hence, the nearest railway station to Chikmagalur is Kadur railway station which lies 40 km from Chikmagalur. Various modes of transport are available from Kadur to commute.
Due to the hilly terrain, autos are not very reliable and jeeps or buses are frequently available for tours around the town.