Travel options for:
Chennai to Kerala backwaters
  • Fly Madras to Kochi

    $21 - $130
    1. Chennai

      39 min - every 15 minutes

      $1

    2. Madras (MAA)

      1 h 15 min - non-stop

      $21 - $130

    3. Kochi (COK)

      39 min - 20.4 miles

  • Fly Madras to Coimbatore, train

    $45 - $137
    1. Chennai

      39 min - every 15 minutes

      $1

    2. Madras (MAA)

      1 h - non-stop

      $26 - $110

    3. Coimbatore (CJB)

      13 min - 6.8 miles

      $6 - $8

    4. Coimbatore Junction (CBE)

      4 h 58 min - once daily

      $13 - $19

    5. Piravam Road (PVRD)

      6 min - 3.2 miles

  • Fly Madras to Trivandrum, train

    $48 - $179
    1. Chennai

      39 min - every 15 minutes

      $1

    2. Madras (MAA)

      1 h 5 min - non-stop

      $35 - $160

    3. Trivandrum (TRV)

      3 h 36 min - once daily

      $13 - $19

    4. Piravam Road (PVRD)

      6 min - 3.2 miles

  • Fly Madras to Calicut, train

    $57 - $270
    1. Chennai

      39 min - every 15 minutes

      $1

    2. Madras (MAA)

      1 h 20 min - non-stop

      $35 - $240

    3. Calicut (CCJ)

      16 min - 8.3 miles

      $9 - $11

    4. Vallikunnu (VLI)

      5 h 2 min - once daily

      $13 - $19

    5. Piravam Road (PVRD)

      6 min - 3.2 miles

  • Train to Bengaluru, fly to Kochi

    $56 - $225
    1. Chennai

      4 h 53 min - once daily

      $14 - $21

    2. Krishnarajapurm (KJM)

      38 min - 23.6 miles

      $11 - $14

    3. Bengaluru (BLR)

      55 min - non-stop

      $30 - $190

    4. Kochi (COK)

      39 min - 20.4 miles

  • Fly Madras to Madurai, train

    $41 - $180
    1. Chennai

      39 min - every 15 minutes

      $1

    2. Madras (MAA)

      1 h - non-stop

      $20 - $150

    3. Madurai (IXM)

      9 min - 5.8 miles

      $4 - $6

    4. Madurai Junction (MDU)

      10 h 50 min - once daily

      $17 - $24

    5. Eranakulam Junction (ERS)

      16 min - 8.7 miles

  • Train

    $19 - $27
    1. Chennai Central (MAS)

      11 h 26 min - once daily

      $19 - $27

    2. Triupunittura (TRTR)

      11 min - 5.9 miles

  • Bus

    $10 - $15
    1. Egmore Metro

      27 min - every 10 minutes

      $1

    2. Thirumangalam

      7 min - every 10 minutes

      $1

    3. Chennai

      12 h - every 30 minutes

      $9 - $13

    4. Cochin

      17 min - 9.3 miles

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From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Kochi airport, then travel to Kerala backwaters. 3 h 33 min $55. From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Coimbatore airport, taxi to Coimbatore Junction (CBE), train to Piravam Road (PVRD), then travel to Kerala backwaters. 8 h 56 min $78. From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Trivandrum airport, train to Piravam Road (PVRD), then travel to Kerala backwaters. 7 h 26 min $86. From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Calicut airport, taxi to Vallikunnu (VLI), train to Piravam Road (PVRD), then travel to Kerala backwaters. 9 h 23 min $97. From Chennai Central (MAS) train to Krishnarajapurm (KJM), taxi to Bengaluru airport, fly to Kochi airport, then travel to Kerala backwaters. 8 h 5 min $115. From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Madurai airport, taxi to Madurai Junction (MDU), train to Eranakulam Junction (ERS), then travel to Kerala backwaters. 14 h 55 min $86. From Chennai Central (MAS) train to Triupunittura (TRTR) then travel to Kerala backwaters. 11 h 37 min $22. From Egmore Metro subway to Thirumangalam, subway to Chennai, bus to Cochin, then travel to Kerala backwaters. 13 h 3 min $12.