Port city of Mangalore on national highway 17 (N.H 17) is the nearest big city connected to all important places by road, rail and air routes. People coming from southern parts of India have to travel via Mangalore to Kollur ( Kollur Mookambika Route).
People coming from eastern and northern parts can access Kollur
via Shimoga. Travelers on Konkan route have to alight at Bhatkal or Kundapur to go to Kollur (Mookambika Temple Route).
Stage carriage buses ply frequently between Mangalore to Kollur.
Mangalore, Udupi, Kundapur, Hemmadi, Vandse route is the shortest and convenient route to Kollur. There are direct buses to Kollur from important places like Banglore, Guruvayoor, Kottarakkara, Kannur, Shimoga, Sagara etc. People traveling in own vehicles have to take deviation from national highway at Hemmadi situated at five km north of Kundapur (100 k.m.from Mangalore). Kundapur situated on the NH.17 and Konkan railway route is the nearest town to Kollur.
Approximate distances from Kollur to important places are given below:
Kollur to Byndoor - 27 km
Kollur to Bhatkal - 45 km
Kollur to Gokarna - 140 km
Kollur to Kundapur - 42 km
Kollur to Udupi - 75 km
Kollur to Mangalore - 135 km
Kollur to Dharmasthala (via Halady) - 168 km
Kollur to Dharmasthala (via Udupi) - 185 km
Kollur to Subrahmanya (via Dharmasthala) - 235 km
Kollur to Subrahmanya (via Mangalore) - 250 km
Kollur to Sringer i- 115 km
Kollur to Bangalore (via Mangalore) - 485 km
Kollur to Bangalore (via Shimoga) - 400 km
Kollur to Mysore - 385 km
Kollur to Guruvayoor - 450 km
Kollur to Cochin - 585 km
Kollur to Panaji - 290 km
Kollur to Thiruvanathapuram - 775 km
Kollur to Shimoga - 140 km