There are 5 ways to get from Varanasi to Kochi by plane, train or car

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Fly Varanasi to Kochi  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Kochi (COK) VNS - COK

₹8,913 - ₹29,706

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Train  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Ernakulam Jn 16360

₹1,100 - ₹1,250

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Fly Varanasi to Coimbatore, train  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Varanasi (VNS) to Coimbatore (CJB) VNS - CJB
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Jn to Ernakulam Jn

₹6,483 - ₹25,166

Train to Allahabad, fly to Kochi  •  9h 49m

  1. Take the train from Varanasi Jn to Allahabad Jn
  2. Fly from Allahabad (IXD) to Kochi (COK) IXD - COK

₹6,161 - ₹21,639

Drive  •  32h 1m

  1. Drive from Varanasi to Kochi 2248.8 km

₹16,000 - ₹24,000

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The cheapest way to get from Varanasi to Kochi is to train which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,250 and takes 2 days 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Varanasi to Kochi is to fly which costs ₹8,500 - ₹30,000 and takes 6h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Varanasi Jn and arriving at Ernakulam Jn. Services depart once a week, and operate Tuesday. The journey takes approximately 2 days 2h.

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The distance between Varanasi and Kochi is 1852 km. The road distance is 2248.8 km.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Kochi without a car is to train which takes 2 days 2h and costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,250.

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It takes approximately 6h 40m to get from Varanasi to Kochi, including transfers.

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Varanasi to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Varanasi Jn station.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Kochi is to fly which takes 6h 40m and costs ₹8,500 - ₹30,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,250 and takes 2 days 2h.

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There is no direct flight from Varanasi Airport to Kochi Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Varanasi to Kochi train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ernakulam Jn station.

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  • Distance: 1852.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 40m

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

Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Varanasi to Kochi hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Varanasi to Kochi once a week. Tickets cost ₹1,100 - ₹1,250 and the journey takes 2 days 2h.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Hyderabad, Goa
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,500 - ₹28,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹27,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹29,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹24,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹25,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹25,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹26,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹27,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹29,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹28,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,800 - ₹20,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹22,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹22,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Mumbai, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹24,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Mumbai, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹5,500 - ₹23,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Bengaluru, Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹5,000 - ₹22,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Delhi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹24,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Kolkata, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹24,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Kolkata, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹24,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Delhi, Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹25,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Delhi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹24,000
Flights from Allahabad to Kochi via Delhi, Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹26,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Delhi
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹38,000
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹34,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹36,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹30,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹33,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹7,000 - ₹32,000
Flights from Varanasi to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹28,000
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Varanasi to Kochi via Don Muang
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
₹22,000 - ₹41,000
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Coimbatore Jn to Ernakulam Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹160
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varanasi Jn to Allahabad Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹120
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varanasi Jn to Ernakulam Jn
Ave. Duration
2 days 2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
₹1,100 - ₹1,250
Book at
irctc.co.in

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Yes, the driving distance between Varanasi to Kochi is 2249 km. It takes approximately 32h 1m to drive from Varanasi to Kochi.

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Spicejet, Thai AirAsia, Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Varanasi Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 928+ hotels available in Kochi. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Varanasi to Varanasi Airport is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs ₹500 - ₹650.

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