Mangalore Junction Railway Station (Kankanadi Railway Station) is situated 5 km east of Mangalore. It is under the administration of the
Southern Railways. Netravathi Express, Gandhidham Express and
Mangala Lakshadweep Express are the main trains that pass through the station. Computerized reservation facility provided. Interactive Voice Response System service (IVRS) can be availed. The main station close to the junction station is Mangalore Central Railway Station.
For local transportation, taxis and auto-rickshaws are extensively available. In the immediate vicinity, there are several hotels to cater to the needs of travelers. The nearest seaport is Mangalore Port. Mangalore Airport is the nearest airport (20 km from Mangalore.)
Station Code: KNKD
Reservation enquiry: Dial local line 1361 (IVRS)