There are 4 ways to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park by bus, 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  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Kottayam
  2. Take the bus from Kottayam to Elaparra

$25 - $33

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Trivandrum to Alapuzha
  2. Take a taxi from Alapuzha to Periyar National Park

$54 - $76

Taxi  •  3 h

  1. Take a taxi from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park 133.6 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park 133.6 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between Thiruvananthapuram, India and Periyar National Park, India?

You can take a bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park via Kottayam and Elaparra in around 4 h 48 min.

Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Kottayam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Kottayam to Elaparra
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Alappuzza
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Alapuzha to Periyar National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park?

The distance between Thiruvananthapuram and Periyar National Park is 112 km. The road distance is 214 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park is to drive which costs ₹1,400 - ₹2,100 and takes 3 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park?

The quickest way to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park is to taxi which takes 3 h and costs ₹4,800 - ₹6,000.

How long does it take to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park?

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Thiruvananthapuram to Periyar National Park, including transfers.