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There are 5 ways to get from Delhi to Varkala by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Trivandrum  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Trivandrum (TRV) DEL - TRV

$78 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus  •  47 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Delhi to Alwar
  2. Take the bus from Alwar to Coimbatore
  3. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ernakulam
  4. Take the bus from Kochi to Varkala

$29 - $45

3 alternative options

Fly to Kochi, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Delhi (DEL) to Kochi (COK) DEL - COK
  2. Take the train from Aluva (AWY) to Varkala (VAK)

$67 - $271

Train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Varkala (VAK) Ndls-Tvc Kerala Exp

$40 - $55

Drive  •  37 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Delhi to Varkala 1731.1 miles

$280 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Delhi to Varkala is to bus which costs ₹2,100 - ₹3,400 and takes 47 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Delhi to Varkala is to fly which costs ₹5,500 - ₹20,000 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Delhi to Varkala. However, there are services departing from Delhi and arriving at Varkala via Alwar, Coimbatore and Kochi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Delhi (NDLS) and arriving at Varkala (VAK). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The distance between Delhi and Varkala is 2216 km. The road distance is 2769.8 km.

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The best way to get from Delhi to Varkala without a car is to bus which takes 47 h 38 min and costs ₹2,100 - ₹3,400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Delhi to Varkala, including transfers.

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Delhi to Varkala bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Delhi station.

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Delhi to Varkala train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from New Delhi (NDLS) station.

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The best way to get from Delhi to Varkala is to fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹20,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹2,100 - ₹3,400 and takes 47 h 38 min, you could also train, which costs ₹3,200 - ₹4,100 and takes 2 days 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Delhi to Varkala.
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  • Distance: 1384.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Delhi, India and Varkala, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Delhi to Varkala hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Delhi to Varkala via Alwar, Coimbatore, Ernakulam, and Kochi in around 47 h 38 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Delhi to Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Delhi to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Delhi to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Delhi to Kochi via Pune
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Delhi to Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Delhi to Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Delhi to Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Delhi to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Delhi to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Aluva (AWY) to Varkala (VAK)
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from New Delhi (NDLS) to Varkala (VAK)
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Delhi to Alwar
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Alwar to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kochi to Varkala
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
keralartc.com

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The quickest flight from Delhi Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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Delhi to Varkala bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, arrive at Varkala station.

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Delhi to Varkala train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Varkala (VAK) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Delhi to Varkala is 2770 km. It takes approximately 37 h 57 min to drive from Delhi to Varkala.

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Spicejet, Jet Airways, Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Delhi Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Varkala. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Delhi to Delhi Airport is to Metro which takes 21 min and costs ₹17 - ₹60.

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