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There are 6 ways to get from Varkala to Munnar by train, taxi, night bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Changanaseri (CGY) Chennai Mail / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Changanaseri (CGY) to Munnar

$47 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilimanoor to Munnar

$8 - $15

4 alternative options

Bus via Kollam  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Kollam to Munnar

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varkala to Munnar 163.5 miles

$80 - $95

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 - $175

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varkala to Munnar is to bus which costs ₹550 - ₹1,100 and takes 7 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varkala to Munnar is to fly and taxi which costs ₹4,700 - ₹13,000 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Varkala and Munnar is 155 km. The road distance is 261.6 km.

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The best way to get from Varkala to Munnar without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 21 min and costs ₹3,400 - ₹5,500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Varkala to Munnar, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Trivandrum Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varkala to Munnar is 262 km. It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to drive from Varkala to Munnar.

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Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and Air India Express offer flights from Trivandrum Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 603+ hotels available in Munnar. Prices start at $20 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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Map of how to get from Varkala to Munnar.
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  • Distance: 97.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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 Changanaseri (CGY) then take the taxi to Munnar. Alternatively, Kerala State Road Transport Corporation operates a vehicle from Varkala to Munnar twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 4 h 27 min.

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
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Night bus from Kollam to Munnar
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Night bus from Kilimanoor to Munnar
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Changanaseri (CGY) to Munnar
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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