• Our partners include:

  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber
  • Rentalcars.com

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

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

Train  •  18h 21m

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Karwar (KAWR) Netravathi Exp

$23 - $32

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  11h 51m

  1. Take a taxi from Varkala to Gokarna 500.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  11h 51m

  1. Drive from Varkala to Gokarna 500.5 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Trivandrum to Goa, bus, line 33 bus  •  9h 3m

  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 - $285

Fly Trivandrum to Mangalore, train  •  9h 8m

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

$100 - $440

Fly Trivandrum to Hubli, bus  •  10h 23m

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

$84 - $335

Train to Kochi, fly to Goa, bus, line 33 bus  •  10h 42m

  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
  4. Take the line 33 bus from Canacona to Karwar
  5. Take the bus from Karwar to Gokarn

$76 - $275

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varkala to Gokarna is to train which costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,400 and takes 18h 21m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Varkala to Gokarna is to fly and bus and line 33 bus which costs ₹6,000 - ₹21,000 and takes 9h 3m.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Varkala to Gokarna without a car is to train which takes 18h 21m and costs ₹1,600 - ₹2,400.

More details

It takes approximately 18h 21m to get from Varkala to Gokarna, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Trivandrum Airport to Goa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

Search flights

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

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

There are 49+ hotels available in Gokarna. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

More details

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

More details

Map of how to get from Varkala to Gokarna.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 436 miles
  • Duration: 18h 21m

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Varkala to Gokarna once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 17h 23m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Kochi
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru, Kochi
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Kochi, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Hyderabad, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Madras
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Kochi to Goa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Kochi to Goa via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Male, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Goa via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Trivandrum to Mangalore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Hubli via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Varkala (VAK) to Karwar (KAWR)
Ave. Duration
17h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Surathkal (SL) to Gokarna Road Halt (GOK)
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varkala (VAK) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
KTCL
Bus from Khola to Canacona
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
Bus from Canacona to Karwar
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
Bus from Karwar to Gokarn
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ktclgoa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Varkala to Gokarna
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
Estimated price
$140 - $180

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Bali: What to do if Mount Agung erupts, Need to know: Eurostar and 4 of the smartest ways to explore Australia - to help you get the most out of your next trip.