There are 5 ways to get from Alappuzha to Kovalam by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Alapuzha to Trivandrum

$6 - $14

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Train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) Ernad Exp / ...

$5 - $17

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alappuzha to Kovalam 99.7 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Alappuzha to Kovalam 99.7 miles

$16 - $24

Train, fly  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Trivandrum (TRV) COK - TRV

$29 - $143

Questions & Answers

The distance between Alappuzha and Kovalam is 141 km. The road distance is 159.6 km.

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The best way to get from Alappuzha to Kovalam without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Alappuzha to Kovalam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Alappuzha to Kovalam is to bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alappuzha to Kovalam is 160 km. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Alappuzha to Kovalam.

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Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and Air India Express offer flights from Kochi Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 373+ hotels available in Kovalam. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Alappuzha to Kovalam.
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  • Distance: 88 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Alappuzha, India and Kovalam, Kerala, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Alappuzha to Kovalam hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 3 h. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Alappuzha to Kovalam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Indian Railways
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Alappuzza to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Alappuzha to Kovalam
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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