There are 7 ways to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

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

Train  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Kozhikode (CLT) to Nagercoil Junction (NCJ) Parasuram Exp / ...

$14 - $25

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Calicut to Ernakulam By-pass
  2. Take the train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Kanyakumari (CAPE) Kanyakumari Exp / ...

$14 - $29

Bus  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Calicut to Trivandrum
  2. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  3. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Kanyakumari

$21 - $30

Taxi  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari 295 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari 295 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Calicut, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Calicut (CCJ) to Trivandrum (TRV) CCJ - TRV
  2. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$49 - $117

Train to Kochi, fly, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Kozhikode (CLT) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Trivandrum (TRV) COK - TRV
  3. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$31 - $160

What companies run services between Kozhikode, India and Kanyakumari, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $20 and the journey takes 11 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari via Trivandrum, Thiruvananthapuram, and Tirunelveli in around 14 h 46 min.

Airlines
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Calicut to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Kochi to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kozhikode (CLT) to Nagercoil Junction (NCJ)
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kozhikode (CLT) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Calicut to Ernakulam By-pass
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Calicut to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirunelveli to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari?

The distance between Kozhikode and Kanyakumari is 401 km. The road distance is 472 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari?

The cheapest way to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari is to train which costs ₹900 - ₹1,700 and takes 12 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari?

The quickest way to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari is to fly and train which takes 4 h 56 min and costs ₹3,200 - ₹8,000.

Is there a direct bus between Kozhikode and Kanyakumari?

No, there is no direct bus from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari. However, there are services departing from Calicut and arriving at Kanyakumari via Thiruvananthapuram and Tirunelveli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari?

It takes approximately 12 h 8 min to get from Kozhikode to Kanyakumari, including transfers.