There are 5 ways to get from Tirupati to Kochi by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Kochi (COK) TIR - COK

$52 - $226

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Train  •  13 h

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Ernakulam Junction (ERS) Swarna Jayanti / ...

$11 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Vellore
  2. Take the bus from Vellore to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Edappally

$20 - $28

Taxi  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Kochi 404.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Kochi 404.1 miles

$65 - $95

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tirupati (TPTY) and arriving at Ernakulam Junction (ERS). Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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The distance between Tirupati and Kochi is 536 km. The road distance is 646.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Kochi without a car is to train which takes 13 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Tirupati to Kochi, including transfers.

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Tirupati to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tirupati (TPTY) station.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Kochi is to fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tirupati Airport to Kochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirupati to Kochi is 647 km. It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to drive from Tirupati to Kochi.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tirupati Airport to Kochi Airport.

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  • Distance: 334.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

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

IndiGo Airlines, Spicejet and GoAir fly from Tirupati to Kochi hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Kochi 3 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 13 h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tirupati to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Tirupati to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Tirupati to Kochi via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Tirupati to Kochi via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Tirupati to Kochi via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Tirupati to Kochi via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Vellore
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Edappally
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Kochi
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Fast Track Call Taxi
Website
fasttracktirupati.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 877 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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There are 770+ hotels available in Kochi. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Tirupati Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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