There are 7 ways to get from Varkala to Gokarna by train, taxi, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Kumta (KT) Netravathi Exp

$18 - $27

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Taxi  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varkala to Gokarna 500.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Varkala to Gokarna 500.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Trivandrum to Goa, bus, line 33 bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Goa (GOI) TRV - GOI
  2. Take the bus from Khola to Canacona
  3. Take the line 33 bus from Canacona to Karwar
  4. Take the bus from Karwar to Gokarn

$83 - $286

Fly Trivandrum to Mangalore, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Mangalore (IXE) TRV - IXE
  2. Take the train from Surathkal (SL) to Gokarna Road Halt (GOK)

$95 - $442

Fly Trivandrum to Hubli, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Hubli (HBX) TRV - HBX
  2. Take the bus from Hubli to Karwar

$79 - $336

Train to Kochi, fly to Goa, bus  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Goa (GOI) COK - GOI
  3. Take the bus from Khola to Canacona

$76 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varkala to Gokarna is to train which costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,000 and takes 17 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varkala to Gokarna is to fly and train which costs ₹6,500 - ₹32,000 and takes 8 h 42 min.

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The distance between Varkala and Gokarna is 698 km. The road distance is 800.8 km.

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The best way to get from Varkala to Gokarna without a car is to train which takes 17 h 40 min and costs ₹1,200 - ₹2,000.

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It takes approximately 17 h 40 min to get from Varkala to Gokarna, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Goa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varkala to Gokarna is 801 km. It takes approximately 11 h 51 min to drive from Varkala to Gokarna.

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Spicejet, Air India Limited, Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Goa Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Gokarna. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Varkala to Trivandrum Airport is to taxi which takes 44 min and costs ₹600 - ₹800.

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  • Distance: 436 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 40 min

What companies run services between Varkala, India and Gokarna, Karnataka, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Varkala to Gokarna once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 17 h 10 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Kochi, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Hubli
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Male, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Ahmedabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Varkala (VAK) to Kumta (KT)
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Surathkal (SL) to Gokarna Road Halt (GOK)
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varkala (VAK) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
KTCL
Bus from Khola to Canacona
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
Bus from Canacona to Karwar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
Bus from Karwar to Gokarn
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Varkala to Gokarna
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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