There are 4 ways to get from Kottayam to Thekkady by bus, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Bus Kerala State Road Transport Corporation  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Kottayam to Marykulam

$14 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus RedBus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Kottayam to Kumily

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kottayam to Thekkady 72 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Kottayam to Thekkady 72 miles

$11 - $17

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

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a bus from Kottayam to Thekkady hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min.

Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kottayam to Marykulam
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kottayam to Thekkady
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kottayam and Thekkady is 72 km. The road distance is 115 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kottayam to Thekkady is to drive which costs ₹800 - ₹1,200 and takes 1 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Kottayam to Thekkady is to taxi which takes 1 h 44 min and costs ₹2,700 - ₹3,200.

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Kottayam to Thekkady, including transfers.