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How to Reach Kerala

A sliver of state sandwiched between Arabian Sea and Western Ghats, Kerala with its palm-fringed backwaters, vibrant culture, exotic beaches and age old science of life Ayurveda attracts millions of visitors from around the world each year. Kerala could be reached conveniently by air, rail and round. Here is how to reach Kerala by air, road, rail and sea.

By Air

Reaching Kerala by air from across the globe is easy. There are three international airports located in Kerala that connects 'God's own Country' to major international cities. Whereas Thiruvananthapuram International Airport is located in the southern part of Kerala, Kochi International Airport is located in the central part of Kerala. Up North, Calicut International Airport is also connected to both India as well as international cities via flights.

Travel by Flight Travel Time Airport
Delhi To Kerala 2 hr, 50 minutes  Kochi International Airport
Mumbai to Kerala 1 hr, 20 minutes Kannur International Airport
Bangalore to Kerala  1 hr, 00 minutes  Kochi International Airport
Chennai to Kerala  1 hr, 25 minutes Thiruvananthapuram International Airport
Hyderabad Kerala  1 hr, 10 mintues Kannur International Airport
Pune To Kerala  4 hr,  20 minutes  Kochi International Airport

By Road

Kerala is easily accessible by road from any part of the country through National Highways 17, 47 and 49. Directly connected by road with Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, the state of Kerala has a network between its important cities by a number of state highways and other metallic roads.

By Rail

Most of the places in and out of Kerala are interconnected by 200 Railway Stations. Direct trains to Kerala can be availed from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata and other major Indian cities.

Travel by Train Travel Time Distance
Delhi to Kerala 51 hr, 40 minutes 3030 km
Mumbai to Kerala 24 hr, 45 minutes 1243 km
Banglore to Kerala 11 hr, 45 mins 588 km
Chennai to Kerala 15 hr, 35 mins 798 km

By Sea

From Kochi, there are regular ships venturing towards the Lakshadweep Islands. Within the state, the backwaters of Kerala are not only a popular means of transportation, but tourist attractions as well. Presently, these internal water navigation systems are the single most popular travel product of Kerala with its public ferry services , speed-boats and houseboats or ' ketuvallams'.