From Coimbatore Junction (CBE) train to Varkala (VAK). 7 h 35 min ₹1,073. From Coimbatore bus to Kochi then bus to Varkala. 11 h ₹1,239. From Coimbatore taxi to Varkala. 5 h 14 min ₹9,099. From Coimbatore drive to Varkala. 5 h 14 min ₹2,727. From Coimbatore taxi to Coimbatore airport, fly to Trivandrum airport, then taxi to Varkala. 4 h 9 min ₹15,462. From Coimbatore Junction (CBE) train to Angamali (AFK), taxi to Kochi airport, fly to Trivandrum airport, then taxi to Varkala. 5 h 48 min ₹4,939.
Train, bus or fly from Coimbatore to Varkala?
Indian Railways operates a train from Coimbatore to Varkala every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $19 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Coimbatore to Varkala every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation also services this route once daily.