There are 4 ways to get from Bengaluru to Varkala by plane, bus, train or car

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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Fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Trivandrum (TRV) BLR - TRV

$37 - $232

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangalore to Attingal

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Train  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bangalore Cant (BNC) to Varkala (VAK) Kanyakumari Exp

$14 - $23

Drive  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bengaluru to Varkala 428.9 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Bengaluru to Varkala is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 11 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bengaluru to Varkala is to fly which costs ₹2,500 - ₹17,000 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Bengaluru and Varkala is 481 km. The road distance is 686.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Bengaluru to Varkala, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bangalore Cant (BNC) and arriving at Varkala (VAK). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Bengaluru Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bengaluru to Varkala train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Kanyakumari (CAPE) station.

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Map of how to get from Bengaluru to Varkala.
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  • Distance: 300.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

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

Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Bengaluru to Varkala every 3 hours. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Bengaluru to Varkala hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum via Kochi
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $440
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
Bus operators

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