There are 5 ways to get from Kerala to Kodaikānāl by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum to Palani 783Ud

$9 - $22

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Train  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Palani (PLNI) Tvc-Mdu Amritha Exp

$17 - $28

Taxi  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Kodaikānāl 221.7 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Kodaikānāl 221.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, taxi  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Kochi (COK) TRV - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Kodaikānāl

$73 - $187

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The distance between Kerala and Kodaikānāl is 108 km. The road distance is 354.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kerala to Kodaikānāl without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 28 min to get from Kerala to Kodaikānāl, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kerala to Kodaikānāl is to bus which takes 12 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 14 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Trivandrum Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kerala to Kodaikānāl is 355 km. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Kerala to Kodaikānāl.

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Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and Air India Express offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 310+ hotels available in Kodaikānāl. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kerala to Trivandrum Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kerala to Kodaikānāl.
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  • Distance: 67.3 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 28 min

What companies run services between Kerala, India and Kodaikānāl, India?

SETC operates a bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Kodaikānāl once daily. Tickets cost $1 - $13 and the journey takes 10 h 11 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Kodaikānāl once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $18 and the journey takes 12 h 28 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Trivandrum to Palani
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Kodaikānāl
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Sanjay Taxi
Phone
+91 9747180107
Website
sanjaytaxi.com
Fast Track call taxi
Phone
+91 471 2888999
Website
trivandrum.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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