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There are 4 ways to get from Varkala to Kuttikkanam by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Varkala to Tiruvalla
  2. Take a taxi from Tiruvalla to Kuttikkanam

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Ayoor to Chengannur
  2. Take a taxi from Chengannur to Kuttikkanam


  1. Take a taxi from Varkala to Kuttikkanam


  1. Drive from Varkala to Kuttikkanam

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The cheapest way to get from Varkala to Kuttikkanam is to drive which costs ₹1,300 - ₹2,000 and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Varkala to Kuttikkanam is to taxi which costs ₹3,100 - ₹3,700 and takes 2h 9m.

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The distance between Varkala and Kuttikkanam is 98 km. The road distance is 138.6 km.

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The best way to get from Varkala to Kuttikkanam without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 47m and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Varkala to Kuttikkanam, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varkala to Kuttikkanam is 139 km. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Varkala to Kuttikkanam.

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Map of how to get from Varkala to Kuttikkanam.
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  • Distance: 98.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Varkala, India and Kuttikkanam, India?

There is no direct connection from Varkala to Kuttikkanam. However, you can take the train to Tiruvalla then take the taxi to Kuttikkanam. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ayoor, take the bus to Chengannur, then take the taxi to Kuttikkanam.

Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

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Train from Varkala to Tiruvalla
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Estimated price
₹110 - ₹700
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Sleeper Class
₹110 - ₹150
Third AC (3A)
₹390 - ₹490
Second AC (2A)
₹500 - ₹700
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Bus from Ayoor to Chengannur
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹360
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Other operators
Taxi from Tiruvalla to Kuttikkanam
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Estimated price
₹1,700 - ₹2,100

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