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There are 9 ways to get from Auroville to Kerala by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  13h 7m

  1. Take the train from Villupuram Junction (VM) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) Ms Guruvayur Exp / ...

$20 - $31

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Bus  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Cochin
  2. Take the bus from Cochin to Thiruvananthapuram

$18 - $26

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Taxi  •  9h 13m

  1. Take a taxi from Auroville to Thiruvananthapuram 380.7 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  9h 13m

  1. Drive from Auroville to Thiruvananthapuram 380.7 miles

$60 - $90

Train, fly to Trivandrum  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV

$43 - $181

Train, fly to Kochi  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK

$33 - $155

Train, fly to Calicut  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ) MAA - CCJ

$52 - $272

Train, fly to Kannur  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kannur (CNN) MAA - CNN

$58 - $253

Train, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Pulāmantōl

$62 - $164

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Auroville to Kerala is to bus which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,000 and takes 14h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Auroville to Kerala is to train and fly which costs ₹3,100 - ₹14,000 and takes 6h 19m.

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The distance between Auroville and Kerala is 404 km. The road distance is 609.2 km.

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The best way to get from Auroville to Kerala without a car is to train which takes 13h 7m and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,300.

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It takes approximately 13h 7m to get from Auroville to Kerala, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Auroville to Kerala is to train which takes 13h 7m and costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,000 and takes 14h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Auroville to Kerala is 609 km. It takes approximately 9h 13m to drive from Auroville to Kerala.

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

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There are 62+ hotels available in Kerala. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Auroville to Kerala.
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  • Distance: 252.5 miles
  • Duration: 13h 7m

What companies run services between Auroville, India and Kerala, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Auroville to Thiruvananthapuram twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 12h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Auroville to Thiruvananthapuram via Pondicherry and Cochin in around 14h 5m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Madras to Kannur
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Madras to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Kannur
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pondicherry to Cochin
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Auroville to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com

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