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

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP) Scl -Tvc Exp / ...

$4 - $16

Cheapest option

Train via Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) Qln-Ms Ananthapuri Exp / ...

$3 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Kollam to Thiruvananthapuram

$4 - $7

Taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kollam to Kovalam 48.5 miles

$14 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Kollam to Kovalam 48.5 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Kovalam is to bus which costs ₹290 - ₹500 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kollam to Kovalam is to train which costs ₹290 - ₹1,200 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Kollam and Kovalam is 69 km. The road distance is 77.7 km.

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The best way to get from Kollam to Kovalam without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs ₹290 - ₹1,200.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Kollam to Kovalam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kollam to Kovalam is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs ₹290 - ₹1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹290 - ₹500 and takes 1 h 46 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Kollam to Kovalam is 78 km. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Kollam to Kovalam.

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There are 378+ hotels available in Kovalam. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kollam to Kovalam.
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  • Distance: 43 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kollam to Kovalam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $1 - $13 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a bus from Kollam to Kovalam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $3 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kollam to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kollam to Kovalam
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18

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