Malvan is well connected to the other parts of the state by road and is just about 40 Kms off the National Higway (NH 17). The nearest railway station from Joshua's SCUBA Diving in Tarkarli is Kudal and Sindhudurg. Once you reach Malvan give us a ring on our phone number and we will guide you further depending on your chosen dive site.
If you are travelling by road from Mumbai you may also stay on the 'sagari marg' after Ratnagiri via Pawas and you can enjoy some beautiful sea views after Jaitapur enroute Tarkarli.
Mumbai to Devbag (495 Kms)
Mumbai - Mangaon - Mahad - Chiplun - Pali - Kasal - Malvan - Joshua's SCUBA Diving in Tarkarli
Pune to Devbag (400 Kms)
Pune - Kolhapur – Gaganbawda - Kankavli - Kasal - Malvan - Joshua's SCUBA Diving in Tarkarli
There are numerous buses that ply between Mumbai and Pune to Kudal. Joshua's SCUBA Diving in Tarkarli can assist you in booking tickets from either of these cities to Kudal and back. Pick up and drop to Kudal from Tarkarli also can be arranged by taxi at prior request.
Naik Tours And Travels - Non A/c Seater (2+2) - 20:30 - 07:00 - Rs 800
Paulo Travels Non A/C Sleeper (2+1) - 17:00 - 08:40 - Rs 500
Konduskar Manish Travels Volvo A/C MultiAxle Semisleeper (2+2) - 19:20 - 04:35 - Rs 600
Canara Pinto With Lcd Manish Travels - A/C Sleeper (2+1) - 19:35 - 07:05 - Rs 800
Laxmi Travels Queen Grand - A/C Sleeper (2+1) - 22:00 - 05:20 - Rs 800
Neeta Travels MORNING SUNSHINE - Volvo A/C Multi Axle Semi Sleeper (2+2) - 10:45 - 17:30 - Rs 655
Paulo Travels - Volvo A/C Multi-axle seater/sleeper (2+1) - 22:30 - 06:30 - Rs 600
Global Travels GLOBAL WITH WASHROOM - A/C Sleeper (2+1) - 22:15 - 06:15 - Rs 2450
We offer pick up and drop from the nearest railway station or bus drop point to the hotel where the guest is staying in Malvan / Tarkarli. The cost for pick up and drop is Rs 2500.
We also offer taxis for sightseeing in Malvan. The cost of taxi for sightseeing with a limit of 8 hrs / 80 kms is Rs 3000
The nearest railway station from Malvan is Kudal, there are a few more railway stations nearby like Kankavli, Sindhudurg and Sawantwadi however Kudal is the preferred railway station. From Mumbai, Surat and Ahmedabad there are numerous trains that would connect you to Kudal however from Bangalore or Hyderabad you would have to get connecting trains from Madgaon or Mumbai
LTT KRMI AC SUP - 01:10 dep : 09:30 arri
JAN SHATABDI EX - 05:25 dep : 13:50 arri
RAJYA RANI EXP - 00:05 dep : 10:54 arri
PUNE ERS SUP EXP - 18:45 dep : 05:06 arri (Kankavli)
Bus is more convenient mode of transport from Pune
VLNK VSG EXP (Madgaon) NETRAVATHI EXP (Kudal)
YPR 14:30 - MAO 05:15 |45 mins wait| MAO 06:00 - KUDL 08:00
MAS VASCO EXP (Madgaon) KONKAN KANYA EX (Kudal)
YPR 21:55 - MAO 11:55 |4hrs 50mins wait| MAO 16:45 - KUDL 18:47
DURONTO AC EXP (Mumbai LTT) NETRAVATHI EXP (Kudal)
SC 23:05 - LTT 11:05 |35 mins wait| LTT 11:40 - KUDL 21:56
HUSSAINSAGAR EX (Mumbai Dadar) JAN SHATABDI EX (Kudal)
HYB 14:45 - DR 04:25 |1hr wait| DR 05:25 - KUDL 13:50