There are 4 ways to get from Kochi to Tenkasi by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Ernakulam to Thenkasi 736Ud

$5 - $9

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Taxi  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kochi to Tenkasi 131.1 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Kochi to Tenkasi 131.1 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, taxi  •  4 h 8 min

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

$47 - $152

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ernakulam and arriving at Thenkasi. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Kochi and Tenkasi is 159 km. The road distance is 209.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kochi to Tenkasi without a car is to bus which takes 6 h and costs .

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The bus from Ernakulam to Thenkasi takes 6 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Kochi to Tenkasi bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Ernakulam station.

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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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Kochi to Tenkasi bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Thenkasi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kochi to Tenkasi is 210 km. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Kochi to Tenkasi.

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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 16+ hotels available in Tenkasi. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kochi to Tenkasi.
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  • Distance: 99.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Kochi, India and Tenkasi, India?

SETC operates a bus from Kochi to Tenkasi once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 6 h.

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
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Ernakulam to Thenkasi
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kochi to Tenkasi
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 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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