There are 3 ways to get from Kollam to Varkala by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Varkala (VAK) Qln-Ms Ananthapuri Exp / ...

$1 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kollam to Varkala 16.2 miles

$5 - $7

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Kollam to Varkala 16.2 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Varkala is to drive which costs ₹180 - ₹270 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kollam to Varkala is to train which costs ₹29 - ₹900 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Kollam and Varkala is 22 km. The road distance is 25.9 km.

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The train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Varkala (VAK) takes 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kollam Junction (QLN) and arriving at Varkala (VAK). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Kollam to Varkala hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $13 and the journey takes 18 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kollam to Varkala
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7

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