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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Kottayam (KTYM) to Ernakulam Town (ERN) Tvc - Can Jan Shatabdi / ...
  2. Take the train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Nagappattinam (NGT) Ers-Kik Exp

$11 - $33

4 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Kottayam to Nagapattinam 305.4 miles

$45 - $75

Train to Kochi, fly to Tiruchirapalli, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Kottayam (KTYM) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) COK - TRZ
  3. Take the train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$61 - $319

Train to Kochi, fly to Madras, train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Kottayam (KTYM) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Madras (MAA) COK - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$34 - $168

Bus to Trivandrum, fly to Madras, train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kottayam to Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Madras (MAA) TRV - MAA
  3. Take the train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)

$47 - $186

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kottayam to Nagapattinam is to train which costs ₹750 - ₹2,300 and takes 14 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kottayam to Nagapattinam is to drive which costs ₹3,400 - ₹5,000 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Kottayam and Nagapattinam is 386 km. The road distance is 488.6 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 22 min to get from Kottayam to Nagapattinam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Kottayam to Nagapattinam. However, there are services departing from Kottayam (KTYM) and arriving at Nagappattinam (NGT) via Ernakulam Town (ERN). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 22 min.

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

You can take a train from Kottayam to Nagapattinam via Ernakulam Town (ERN) in around 14 h 22 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from Kochi to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Kochi to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kottayam (KTYM) to Ernakulam Town (ERN)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kottayam (KTYM) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tiruchchirapali (TPJ) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tambaram (TBM) to Nagappattinam (NGT)
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kottayam to Thiruvananthapuram
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
keralartc.com

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