Mumbai to Munnar

   Mumbai to Munnar Road Distance 1,463 km
   Mumbai to Munnar Aerial Distance 1,096 km
  Mumbai to Munnar Travel Time 22 hours 19 mins

How to reach Munnar from Mumbai

The Preferred Way of Going to Munnar from Mumbai

Mumbai to Munnar

Due to the considerable distance of travelling from Mumbai to Munnar, the most preferred way of travelling is by taking a flight to the nearest airports and continuing onwards to Munnar by road. 

Knowing The Details

1. Mumbai to Munnar Via Cochin - By Flight
2. Mumbai to Munnar by Train
3. Popular Routes to Munnar
4. Popular Routes from Mumbai
5. Places to Visit in Munnar
6. Hotels in Munnar

1. Mumbai to Munnar Via Cochin - By Flight

Mumbai to Munnar by Flight
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Munnar does not have an airport of its own and as such the best way to reach Munnar by flight is to take a flight for Kochi formerly known as Cochin. Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport from Munnar located approximately 110.2 km from Munnar.

Flight Options: There are several daily flights between Mumbai and Cochin offered by varied flight operators like Indigo, Spice Jet, Jet Airways, Vistara and GoAir. From Cochin International Airport one can easily avail prepaid taxi and buses for Munnar

Local Transportation from Cochin International Airport: From Cochin International Airport one can take a prepaid taxi from the prepaid taxi booth or can hire a cab to drive you to Munnar. Alternatively you can even take a taxi or bus to Aluva which is the nearest city from Cochin International Airport at 14 kms and from the Aluva KSRTC bus depot take any of the numerous buses available for Munnar.

2. Mumbai to Munnar by Train

Mumbai to Munnar by Train
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Munnar does not have a railway station of its own and the nearest railway station from Munnar is Aluva railway station, located at a distance of only 110 kms. From there one can easily get a cab or bus to Munnar. Alternatively one can even take a train to Kochi also known as Ernakulam railway station located at distance of 130 kms from Munnar and from there either take a taxi/cab or bus to Munnar. Here’s a few rail route options to travel comfortably to Munnar from Mumbai.

Available Train Options

A. Option 1 (via Aluva)

1. Train Name: 12978 MARU SAGAR EXP

Boarding Point: Vasai Road Railway Station
Arrival Point: Aluva Railway Station
Departure Timing: 3:40 PM
Arrival Timing: 2:23 PM (Day 2)
Duration: 22 hrs 43 mins
Running Days: Saturday

Fare:

Sleeper - INR 645
AC 3 Tier - INR 1680
AC 2 Tier - INR 2445
AC 1 Tier - INR 4200

2. Train Name: 16335 NAGERCOIL EXP

Boarding Point: Vasai Road Railway Station
Arrival Point: Aluva Railway Station
Departure Timing: 8:40 PM
Arrival Timing: 21:30 PM (Day 2)
Duration: 24 hrs 50 mins
Running Days : Friday

Fare:

Sleeper - INR 615
AC 3 Tier - INR1635
AC 3 Tier - INR 2400

B. Option 2 (via Ernakulam)

1. Train Name: 12618 Mangla Laksdweep Express

Boarding Point: Kalyan Junction
Arrival Point: Ernakulam Junction South
Departure Timing: 8:30 AM
Arrival Timing: 10:00 AM (Day 2)
Duration: 13 hrs 25 mins
Running Days : Daily

Fare:

Sleeper - INR 645
AC 3 Tier - INR 1700
AC 2 Tier - INR 2475

2. Train Name : 16345 NETRAVATI EXPRESS

Boarding Point: Lokmanya Tilak Terminus formerly known as Kurla Terminus.
Arrival Point: Ernakulam Junction South
Departure Timing: 11:40 AM
Arrival Timing: 1:10 PM (Day 2)
Duration: 25 hrs 30 mins
Running Days : Daily

Fare:

Sleeper - INR 615
AC 3 Tier - INR 1655
AC 2 Tier - INR 2264

Preferable local transportation from Aluva: Aluva is only 112 km approximately from Munnar and there are plenty of transportation option available for Munnar. You can easily catch a private bus to Munnar from right outside the Aluva railway station or you can also get a KSRTC bus from KSRTC bus depot located right across Aluva railway station. Buses for Munnar are available as early as morning 2:00 AM and the entire bus journey to Munnar would take a maximum of 4 hrs.  
Besides that there are plenty of cabs available for Munnar right outside Aluva railway station itself. Cabs being fast can get you to Munnar in around 2 hrs via NH 85. The average cab fare on this route is approx Rs 3000 in an Indica or similar cars.

Preferable local transportation from Ernakulam: Ernakulam junction is a major junction in South India with numerous trains connecting it to various parts of the country. There are provision for prepaid taxis and autos available right outside the railway station. These taxis can easily take you to Munnar directly from the junction or you can take the auto to the KSRTC bus stand or to Vytilla Mobility Hub for private buses and board a bus to Munnar. There are several buses for Munnar available from KSRTC bus stand. Alternatively you can even hire a cab to take you to Munnar comfortably.

Popular Routes to Munnar

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Chennai to Munnar 10 hours 4 mins 584 km
Bangalore to Munnar 8 hours 47 mins 476 km
Ernakulam to Munnar 3 hours 38 mins 129 km
Alleppey to Munnar 4 hours 35 mins 176 km
Hyderabad to Munnar 16 hours 42 mins 1,044 km
Delhi to Munnar 1 day 16 hours 2,641 km

Popular Routes from Mumbai

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Mumbai to Goa 9 hours 49 mins 583 km
Mumbai to Lonavala 1 hour 35 mins 83.5 km
Mumbai to Shirdi 4 hours 17 mins 241 km
Mumbai to Mahabaleshwar 4 hours 48 mins 261 km
Mumbai to Panchgani 4 hours 13 mins 242 km
Mumbai to Pondicherry 19 hours 51 mins 1,298 km

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