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There are 7 ways to get from Kollam to Meghālaya by train, plane, taxi, bus or car

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Train to Trivandrum, fly

  1. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Trivandrum Pett
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Gauhati (GAU)

Cheapest option

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Kamakhya
  2. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

5 alternative options

Train to Kochi, fly

  1. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Aluva
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Gauhati (GAU)

Train to Coimbatore, fly

  1. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Podanur Jn
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Gauhati (GAU)

Train to Tuticorin, fly

  1. Take the train from Kollam Jn to Maniyachchi Jn
  2. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Gauhati (GAU)

Bus, train, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Chinnakkada Railway Gate Kollam to Madurai
  2. Take the bus from Madurai to Vijayawada
  3. Take the train from Vijayawada Jn to Kamakhya
  4. Take a taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong

Drive

  1. Drive from Kollam to Shillong
Kollam → Meghālaya
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Meghālaya is to train and taxi which costs ₹3,400 - ₹9,000 and takes 2 days 13h.

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The quickest way to get from Kollam to Meghālaya is to train and fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹16,000 and takes 9h 41m.

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The distance between Kollam and Meghālaya is 2419 km. The road distance is 3138.8 km.

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The best way to get from Kollam to Meghālaya without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 days 13h and costs ₹3,400 - ₹9,000.

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It takes approximately 9h 41m to get from Kollam to Meghālaya, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Gauhati Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kollam to Meghālaya is 3139 km. It takes approximately 45h 31m to drive from Kollam to Meghālaya.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Trivandrum Airport to Gauhati Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kollam to Meghālaya.
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  • Distance: 2418.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 41m

What companies run services between Kollam, India and Meghālaya, India?

There is no direct connection from Kollam to Meghālaya. However, you can take the train to Trivandrum Pett, take the walk to Trivandrum airport, fly to Gauhati, then take the taxi to Nongpoh. Alternatively, you can take the train to Aluva, take the walk to Aluva, take the bus to Kochi Airport, take the walk to Kochi airport, fly to Gauhati, then take the taxi to Nongpoh.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Madras
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Madras, Patna
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Patna
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Trivandrum to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Agartala
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹9,500 - ₹17,000
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Pune, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹9,500
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Madras
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Kolkata
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Pune
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Kolkata, Agartala
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Goa, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Agartala
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Hyderabad, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Coimbatore to Gauhati via Madras, Patna
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
₹8,620
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹12,592
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹12,592
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Madras, Kolkata
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹12,592
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹12,592
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Madras, Delhi
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹12,592
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Madras, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹12,592
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹12,592
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹9,000
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹9,000
Flights from Tuticorin to Gauhati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹4,500 - ₹9,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
₹7,500 - ₹19,000
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹17,000
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Gauhati via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹11,000 - ₹13,000
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 Trivandrum Pett
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹650
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹360 - ₹450
Second AC (2A)
₹490 - ₹650
Train from Kollam Jn to Aluva
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Kollam Jn to Podanur Jn
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
₹200 - ₹1,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹200 - ₹270
Third AC (3A)
₹600 - ₹800
Second AC (2A)
₹850 - ₹1,100
Train from Kollam Jn to Maniyachchi Jn
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹170 - ₹900
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹170 - ₹220
Third AC (3A)
₹500 - ₹650
Second AC (2A)
₹700 - ₹900
Train from Kollam Jn to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
2 days 11h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹1,300 - ₹6,500
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹1,300 - ₹1,800
Third AC (3A)
₹3,400 - ₹4,300
Second AC (2A)
₹4,900 - ₹6,500
Train from Vijayawada Jn to Kamakhya
Ave. Duration
39h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹900 - ₹4,100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹900 - ₹1,200
Third AC (3A)
₹2,200 - ₹2,900
Second AC (2A)
₹3,200 - ₹4,100
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Chinnakkada Railway Gate Kollam to Madurai
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹750 - ₹1,100
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Madurai to Vijayawada
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹1,760
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kamakhya to Shillong
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹2,600
Xcell Cabs
Phone
+91 97 07 09 70 70
Website
xcell.co.in
My Taxi
Phone
+91 36 12 22 88 88
Website
mytaxitrip.com
Kamakshi Tours
Phone
+91 98 64 04 79 96
Website
kamakshitours.com

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