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There are 5 ways to get from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu by bus, train, night train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Kottayam to Nilambur

₹941 - ₹1,250

Cheapest option

Night train  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the night train from Kottayam to Nilambur Road 06349 / ...

₹652 - ₹814

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from Kottayam to Thrisur 07229 / ...
  2. Take the train from Shoranur Jn to Nilambur Road 56362 / ...

₹774 - ₹958

Taxi  •  3h 45m

  1. Take a taxi from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu 258.5 km

₹6,000 - ₹8,000

Drive  •  3h 45m

  1. Drive from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu 258.5 km

₹1,900 - ₹2,800

Kottayam → Vazhikkadavu
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu is to night train, which costs ₹650 - ₹850 and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu is to taxi which costs ₹6,000 - ₹8,000 and takes 3h 45m.

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The distance between Kottayam and Vazhikkadavu is 199 km. The road distance is 258.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu without a car is to bus which takes 5h 54m and costs ₹900 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 5h 54m to get from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu is to bus which takes 5h 54m and costs ₹900 - ₹1,300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹750 - ₹1,000 and takes 6h 27m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu is 258 km. It takes approximately 3h 45m to drive from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu.

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

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  • Distance: 199.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 54m

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

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a bus from Kottayam to Nilambur 4 times a day. Tickets cost ₹440 - ₹600 and the journey takes 5h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu via Thrisur, Shoranur Jn, and Nilambur Road in around 6h 27m.

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 Thrisur
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹125
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Shoranur Jn to Nilambur Road
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹85 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Night train from Kottayam to Nilambur Road
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹170
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Kottayam to Nilambur
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹440 - ₹600
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kottayam to Vazhikkadavu
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹8,000

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