There are 4 ways to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Bhubaneswar (BBI) to Kochi (COK) BBI - COK

₹6,563 - ₹11,293

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Train  •  33h 5m

  1. Take the train from Bhubaneswar to Ernakulam Jn 22642 / ...

₹800 - ₹900

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Bus  •  37h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Hyderabad
  2. Take the bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Ernakulam

₹1,809 - ₹2,541

Drive  •  26h 16m

  1. Drive from Bhubaneswar to Kochi 1836.3 km

₹13,000 - ₹20,000

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The cheapest way to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi is to train which costs ₹800 - ₹900 and takes 33h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi is to fly which costs ₹6,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 5h 21m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bhubaneswar and arriving at Ernakulam Jn. Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 33h 5m.

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The distance between Bhubaneswar and Kochi is 1540 km. The road distance is 1836.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi without a car is to train which takes 33h 5m and costs ₹800 - ₹900.

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It takes approximately 5h 21m to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi, including transfers.

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Bhubaneswar to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Bhubaneswar station.

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The best way to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi is to fly which takes 5h 21m and costs ₹6,500 - ₹12,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹800 - ₹900 and takes 33h 5m, you could also bus, which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,600 and takes 37h 58m.

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There is no direct flight from Bhubaneswar Airport to Kochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Bhubaneswar to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ernakulam Jn station.

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Map of how to get from Bhubaneswar to Kochi.
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  • Distance: 1540.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 21m

What companies run services between Bhubaneswar, India and Kochi, India?

IndiGo Airlines, Air India Limited and two other airlines fly from Bhubaneswar to Kochi hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Bhubaneswar to Kochi 5 times a week. Tickets cost ₹800 - ₹900 and the journey takes 33h 5m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹19,000
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹11,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Bhubaneswar to Kochi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹18,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Bhubaneswar to Ernakulam Jn
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₹800 - ₹900
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Bhubaneswar to Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹900
Book at
Redbus
Bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Book at
Redbus
Bus from Bangalore to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Book at
Redbus

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Yes, the driving distance between Bhubaneswar to Kochi is 1836 km. It takes approximately 26h 16m to drive from Bhubaneswar to Kochi.

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Vistara, Air India Limited, AirAsia India and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Bhubaneswar Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 1077+ hotels available in Kochi. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Bhubaneswar to Bhubaneswar Airport is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs ₹160 - ₹200.

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