The idyllic district of Kozhikode (Calicut) in Kerala is bound by the Arabian Sea on the west and the mighty Wayanad Hills on the east. One of the most popular tourist destinations in Kerala, Kozhikode entices tourists with its serene beaches, lush green countryside, historic sites, and numerous other attractions.
By AirKaripur Airport is located very near to Kozhikode town and most of the major airlines in India operate flights from here. Air-India also operates a few flights from Middle East countries to Kozhikode.
To reach Kozhikode by air, you can also land at Kochi International Airport and take a train to Kozhikode from there.
The airports at Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Chennai, Bangalore, and Mumbai are some other airports from where you can reach Kozhikode conveniently.
A number of coastal trains and several passenger trains serve Kozhikode Railway station. To reach Kozhikode you can also board trains from other cities like Kochi (Cochin), Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), Chennai, Mangalore, Bangalore, Mumbai, New Delhi and Kolkata.
Kozhikode is well connected by roadways with several South Indian cities like Mangalore, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Chennai, Bangalore, and Coimbatore. Regular bus services operate from these cities to Kozhikode.
The local bus service at Kozhikode is both excellent and cheap at the same time. Auto-rickshaws are also readily available for getting around in Kozhikode. Local taxis and rental cars can also serve as decent modes of transportation.