There are 4 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park by bus, taxi, train or car
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Bus, taxi • 3h 36m
₹3,553 - ₹4,309
Train, taxi • 5h 23m
₹3,305 - ₹4,013
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2h 59m
₹4,700 - ₹6,000
Drive • 2h 59m
₹1,600 - ₹2,400
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park is to drive which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,400 and takes 2h 59m.
The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park is to taxi which costs ₹4,700 - ₹6,000 and takes 2h 59m.
The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Periyar National Park is 112 km. The road distance is 214.2 km.
The best way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3h 36m and costs ₹3,500 - ₹4,400.
It takes approximately 3h 36m to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park, including transfers.
Yes, the driving distance between Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park is 214 km. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park.
There are 152+ hotels available in Periyar National Park. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.
What companies run services between Thiruvananthapuram, India and Periyar National Park, India?
There is no direct connection from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park. However, you can take the bus to Kollam then take the taxi to Periyar National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to Punalur then take the taxi to Periyar National Park.
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.
Train from Thiruvananthapuram Central to Punalur
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 25m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- ₹100 - ₹115
- Book at
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 6m
- Estimated price
- ₹3,400 - ₹4,100
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