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Road Map of Manipal

Key to Roadmap
1. Tiger Circle 14 BQ Hostel
2. Kasturba Medical College (KMC) 15. International Hostel
3. Bus Stand 16. Nehru block
4. KMC Office 17. Raman Block
5. Hotel Valley View 18. RT Block
6. Stadium Grounds 19. Charaka Block
7. Syndicate Bank 20. Planetarium
8. Golden Jubilee Hall 21. Venugopal Temple
9. T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI) 22. Christ Church
10. Post Office 23. Manipal Mosque
11. Centre for Basic Sciences 24. COPS
12. ICHS 25. Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT)
13. Ladies Hostel 26. MCIS
How To Reach Manipal

Manipal, an International University Town, is well connected by road, rail and air. There are two main cities close to Manipal which serve as entry points - Udupi and Mangalore. Udupi is about 5 km from Manipal (10 min drive), whereas Mangalore is about 65 km away (1 and a half hour drive).


How to reach by road
There are luxury buses operating between Mangalore and Manipal.
From the North there are direct buses operating from Mumbai and Goa.
From the South, there are buses operating from Ernakulam to Mangalore and Manipal.
There are direct buses operating from Hyderabad and Madras to Mangalore, Udupi and Manipal.
Within the state, Manipal is well connected with the major cities.



How to reach by rail
If you plan to come by rail, your drop off point would be Udupi and/or Mangalore Railway Station. These railway stations lie on the Konkan route connecting the North and the South along the West coast. Delhi and Mumbai (to the North) & Ernakulam (to the South) are linked to the Udupi station. The Mangalore station is directly connected with Chennai, Delhi, Trivandrum & Mumbai. Those travelling from Calcutta will have to reach Chennai and then take a connecting train to Mangalore. There is also a train operating from Jammu to Mangalore once a week.