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There are 5 ways to get from Kottayam to Karakonam by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Kottayam to Dhanu Vacha Puram Ha

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Bus

  1. Take the Bus from Kottayam to Trivandrum KSRTC Terminal

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kottayam to Karakonam

Drive

  1. Drive from Kottayam to Karakonam

Taxi, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Kottayam to Kochi
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Trivandrum (TRV)
Kottayam → Karakonam
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Karakonam is 1800118797.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Karakonam is recommended.

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Last updated: 19 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kottayam to Karakonam is to train which costs ₹300 - ₹1,000 and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Kottayam to Karakonam is to taxi which costs ₹3,300 - ₹4,000 and takes 2h 46m.

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The distance between Kottayam and Karakonam is 151 km. The road distance is 180 km.

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The best way to get from Kottayam to Karakonam without a car is to train which takes 4h 7m and costs ₹300 - ₹1,000.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Kottayam to Karakonam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kottayam to Karakonam is to train which takes 4h 7m and costs ₹300 - ₹1,000. Alternatively, you can Bus, which costs ₹800 - ₹1,100 and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Trivandrum Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kottayam to Karakonam is 180 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Kottayam to Karakonam.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Kochi Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Karakonam. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kottayam to Karakonam.
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  • Distance: 151.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Kottayam, India and Karakonam, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kottayam to Dhanu Vacha Puram Ha once daily. Tickets cost ₹150 - ₹850 and the journey takes 3h 58m. Alternatively, Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a bus from Kottayam to Trivandrum KSRTC Terminal every 3 hours. Tickets cost ₹250 - ₹380 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,100 - ₹7,500
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 Kottayam to Dhanu Vacha Puram Ha
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Phone
9447071021
Website
keralartc.com
Bus from Kottayam to Trivandrum KSRTC Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹250 - ₹380
Schedules at
online.keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kottayam to Karakonam
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Estimated price
₹3,300 - ₹4,000

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