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

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, taxi  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Eranakulam Junction (ERS) Jan Shatabdi / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Munnar

$48 - $70

Cheapest option

Train, taxi via Ernakulam Town (ERN)  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Ernakulam Town (ERN) Chennai Mail / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Ernakulam Town (ERN) to Munnar

$43 - $70

5 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Kollam  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Kollam to Ernakulam
  2. Take a taxi from Ernakulam to Munnar

$59 - $74

Bus Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, taxi  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Varkala to Kochi
  2. Take a taxi from Aluva to Munnar

$46 - $60

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varkala to Munnar 163.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Varkala to Munnar 163.5 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Kochi (COK) TRV - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Munnar

$65 - $181

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varkala to Munnar is to drive which costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,700 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varkala to Munnar is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 25 min and costs ₹4,400 - ₹13,000.

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The distance between Varkala and Munnar is 155 km. The road distance is 262 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Varkala to Munnar, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Varkala to Munnar. However, you can take the train to Eranakulam Junction (ERS) then take the taxi to Munnar. Alternatively, you can take the train to Ernakulam Town (ERN) then take the taxi to Munnar.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Varkala (VAK) to Eranakulam Junction (ERS)
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Varkala (VAK) to Ernakulam Town (ERN)
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Varkala to Kochi
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Eranakulam Junction (ERS) to Munnar
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Kerala Taxi
Phone
+91 98460 43403
Website
keralataxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 484 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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