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There are 5 ways to get from Kochi to Kovalam by train, bus, taxi, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Ernakulam Junction (ERS) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) Clt - T Vc Jan Shatabdi / ...

$6 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Cochin to Thiruvananthapuram

$11 - $18

Taxi  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Kovalam 133.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Kovalam 133.4 miles

$21 - $35

Subway, fly  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the subway from Maharaja College to Aluva
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Trivandrum (TRV) COK - TRV

$29 - $131

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The cheapest way to get from Kochi to Kovalam is to train which costs ₹410 - ₹1,400 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kochi to Kovalam is to subway and fly which costs ₹2,100 - ₹10,000 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Kochi and Kovalam is 188 km. The road distance is 213.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kochi to Kovalam without a car is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs ₹410 - ₹1,400.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Kochi to Kovalam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kochi to Kovalam is to train which takes 4 h 23 min and costs ₹410 - ₹1,400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹800 - ₹1,400 and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kochi to Kovalam is 213 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Kochi to Kovalam.

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

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There are 363+ hotels available in Kovalam. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kochi to Kovalam.
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  • Distance: 117.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Kochi, India and Kovalam, Kerala, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kochi to Kovalam every 3 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $15 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Kochi to Kovalam every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Kochi Metro
Phone
13004250355
Email
contact@kmrl.co.in
Website
kochimetro.org
Subway from Maharaja College to Aluva
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kochimetro.org
R1
$1
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Kovalam
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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