There are 4 ways to get from Pune to Kochi by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly, subway  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Pune (PNQ) to Kochi (COK) PNQ - COK
  2. Take the subway from Aluva to Maharaja College

$63 - $200

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Bus  •  24 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Pune to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Edappally

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Pune Junction (PUNE) to Ernakulam Junction (ERS) Pune-Ers Sf Exp / ...

$22 - $35

Drive  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Pune to Kochi 733.5 miles

$110 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Pune to Kochi is to bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,800 and takes 24 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pune to Kochi is to fly and subway which costs ₹4,500 - ₹15,000 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pune Junction (PUNE) and arriving at Ernakulam Junction (ERS). Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28 h 5 min.

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The distance between Pune and Kochi is 989 km. The road distance is 1173.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pune to Kochi without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 41 min and costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Pune to Kochi, including transfers.

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Pune to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Pune Junction (PUNE) station.

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The best way to get from Pune to Kochi is to bus which takes 24 h 41 min and costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,200 and takes 28 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Pune Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Pune to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ernakulam Junction (ERS) station.

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  • Distance: 617.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Pune, India and Kochi, India?

You can take a bus from Pune to Kochi via Bangalore, Edappally, and Edapally Jn. in around 24 h 41 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Pune to Kochi 4 times a week. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 28 h 5 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Pune to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Pune to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pune to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Pune to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Pune to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Edappally
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in

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Yes, the driving distance between Pune to Kochi is 1174 km. It takes approximately 17 h 11 min to drive from Pune to Kochi.

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Spicejet, AirAsia India and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Pune Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 785+ hotels available in Kochi. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pune to Pune Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs ₹180 - ₹220.

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