Travel from Chennai to Kumarakom

Bus or train from Chennai to Kumarakom?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Kumarakom 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 12 h 15 min. Alternatively, Chennai Metro Rail Limited operates a bus from Chennai to Kumarakom every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 27 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

How to get from Chennai to Kumarakom

ModeDurationPrice
From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Kochi airport, then taxi to Kumarakom.3 h 54 min$79
From Chennai Fort train to Madras airport, fly to Trivandrum airport, taxi to Thiruvananthapuram, bus to Kottayam, then taxi to Kumarakom.5 h 19 min$81
From Chennai Central (MAS) train to Kottayam (KTYM) then taxi to Kumarakom.12 h 27 min$27
From Egmore Metro subway to Thirumangalam, subway to Chennai, bus to Kottayam, then taxi to Kumarakom.14 h 21 min$16
From Chennai drive to Kumarakom.9 h 55 min$92