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There are 5 ways to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Tiruppur

Bus

  1. Take the Bus from Kollam KSRTC to Ernakulam KSRTC
  2. Take the bus from Aluva to Avinashi

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kollam to Gandhipuram

Drive

  1. Drive from Kollam to Gandhipuram

Bus, fly

  1. Take the Bus from Kollam KSRTC to Trivandrum KSRTC Terminal
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Coimbatore (CJB)
Kollam → Gandhipuram
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The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram is to train which costs ₹650 - ₹1,800 and takes 8h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram is to taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,500 and takes 5h 32m.

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The distance between Kollam and Gandhipuram is 267 km. The road distance is 358.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram without a car is to train which takes 8h 41m and costs ₹650 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 8h 41m to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram is to train which takes 8h 41m and costs ₹650 - ₹1,800. Alternatively, you can Bus, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,700 and takes 8h 58m.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kollam to Gandhipuram is 358 km. It takes approximately 5h 32m to drive from Kollam to Gandhipuram.

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Spicejet, SriLankan Airlines and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Gandhipuram. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kollam to Gandhipuram.
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  • Distance: 266.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 41m

What companies run services between Kollam, India and Gandhipuram, Tamil Nādu, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kollam Jn to Tiruppur every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹230 - ₹1,200 and the journey takes 8h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kollam to Gandhipuram via Ernakulam KSRTC, Maharaja College, Aluva, Aluva, and Avinashi in around 8h 58m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹15,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Pune, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹19,000
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹13,000 - ₹42,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kollam Jn to Tiruppur
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹230 - ₹1,200
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹230 - ₹300
Third AC (3A)
₹650 - ₹850
Second AC (2A)
₹950 - ₹1,200
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Phone
9447071021
Website
keralartc.com
Bus from Kollam KSRTC to Ernakulam KSRTC
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹360
Schedules at
online.keralartc.com
Bus from Kollam KSRTC to Trivandrum KSRTC Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹200
Schedules at
online.keralartc.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Aluva to Avinashi
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Aluva to Avinashi
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹650 - ₹950
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kollam to Gandhipuram
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹7,500
Smile Taxi Service
Phone
+91 74 03 11 07 43
Website
smile-taxi-service.business.site
Kollam Online Taxi Service
Phone
+91 99 46 26 85 56
Website
kollamonlinetaxi.business.site
Kollam Cab
Phone
+91 98 95 21 82 40

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