There are 4 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti by bus, train, 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  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
  2. Take the bus from Tirunelveli to Kovilpatti

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kovilpatti (CVP) Guv Chennai Exp / ...

$4 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  3 h

  1. Take a taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti 119.6 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti 119.6 miles

$19 - $29

What companies run services between Thiruvananthapuram, India and Kovilpatti, India?

You can take a bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti via Tirunelveli in around 5 h 22 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti twice daily. Tickets cost $4 - $16 and the journey takes 5 h 34 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus from Tirunelveli to Kovilpatti
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti
Ave. Duration
3 h
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Ola Cabs
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Sanjay Taxi
+91 9747180107
Fast Track call taxi
+91 471 2888999

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Kovilpatti is 127 km. The road distance is 191 km.

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti is to train which costs ₹260 - ₹1,100 and takes 5 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti is to taxi which takes 3 h and costs ₹2,500 - ₹3,100.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) and arriving at Kovilpatti (CVP). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti. However, there are services departing from Thiruvananthapuram and arriving at Kovilpatti via Tirunelveli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Kovilpatti, including transfers.