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There are 9 ways to get from Chennai to Kottakkal by plane, taxi, 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 to Kochi, taxi  •  4h 29m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Kottakkal

$49 - $165

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Bus  •  13h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Peruvamthanam

$16 - $22

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Fly to Trivandrum, taxi  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  2. Take a taxi from Trivandrum to Kottakkal

$65 - $200

Fly to Madurai, taxi  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  2. Take a taxi from Madurai to Kottakkal

$70 - $215

Fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  6h 35m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  2. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Kottakkal

$69 - $280

Bus, taxi  •  12h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Cumbum
  2. Take a taxi from Cumbum to Kottakkal

$43 - $56

Train, taxi  •  14h 3m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Chengannur (CNGR) Trivandrum Mail / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Chengannur (CNGR) to Kottakkal

$27 - $37

Taxi  •  9h 37m

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Kottakkal 409 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  9h 37m

  1. Drive from Chennai to Kottakkal 409 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Kottakkal is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 13h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Kottakkal is to fly and taxi which costs ₹3,600 - ₹13,000 and takes 4h 29m.

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The distance between Chennai and Kottakkal is 546 km. The road distance is 654.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Kottakkal without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 12h 31m and costs ₹3,100 - ₹4,200.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Chennai to Kottakkal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Kottakkal is 654 km. It takes approximately 9h 37m to drive from Chennai to Kottakkal.

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Air India Limited, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Kottakkal. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32m and costs ₹8.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Kottakkal.
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  • Distance: 341.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Kottakkal, India?

RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Kottakkal twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 11h 15m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Cumbum
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Peruvamthanam
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Kottakkal
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com

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