There are 5 ways to get from Kannur to Idukki by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kannur to Ernakulam
  2. Take a taxi from Ernakulam to Idukki

$44 - $57

Cheapest option

Train, taxi  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Ettumanur (ETM) Parasuram Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Ettumanur (ETM) to Idukki

$42 - $63

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kannur to Idukki 226.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Kannur to Idukki 226.3 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly, taxi  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Kannur (CAN) to Vallikunnu (VLI)
  2. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Kochi (COK) CCJ - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Idukki

$102 - $251

What companies run services between Kannur, India and Idukki, India?

There is no direct connection from Kannur to Idukki. However, you can take the bus to Ernakulam then take the taxi to Idukki. Alternatively, you can take the train to Ettumanur (ETM) then take the taxi to Idukki.

Airlines
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Calicut to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14 - $45
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Ettumanur (ETM)
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kannur (CAN) to Vallikunnu (VLI)
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Ernakulam to Idukki
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kannur to Idukki?

The distance between Kannur and Idukki is 285 km. The road distance is 362 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kannur to Idukki?

The cheapest way to get from Kannur to Idukki is to drive which costs ₹2,400 - ₹3,600 and takes 5 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kannur to Idukki?

The quickest way to get from Kannur to Idukki is to taxi which takes 5 h 23 min and costs ₹8,000 - ₹10,000.

How long does it take to get from Kannur to Idukki?

It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Kannur to Idukki, including transfers.