How to Reach Kochi - The Easiest Way to Reach Kochi


  • By Air: Kochi is well connected to the rest of Kerala and other states too. Visitors to Kochi can fly to the Kochi International Airport which is connected to the other major airports in India and to international airports too.  You can hop on the flights to Cochin from all the major Indian cities like Mumbai.
  • By train: The rail network is also well managed with Kochi being connected to the rest of India by express trains which travel from the south to the north and vice versa.
  • By Car: Kochi has a vast network of roads, both, national and regional highways which connect this city to the rest of India.


  • The natural port and the serene backwaters play a big role in transport and cargo delivery from Kochi to other countries as well as locally.
  • According to Kochi travel guide, State transport buses and auto-rickshaws or even private cabs are convenient when traveling around Kochi.

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Modes of Transportation in Kochi

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Kochi. The most preferred mode of transport in Kochi is Bus/Trolleybus.

Average distance: 15.39 km Average time: 49.36 min

  • Bus/Trolleybus 27.27%
    Bus 33.33 min Waiting 8.33 min Walking 4.33 min Overall average time for 12.77 kms 46 min
  • Walking 18.18%
    Walking 27.5 min Bike 7.5 min Train 5 min Waiting 2.5 min Other 1 min Overall average time for 6 kms 43.5 min
  • Train/Metro 9.09%
    Train 72 min Waiting 20 min Walking 15 min Overall average time for 50 kms 107 min
  • Bike 18.18%
    Bike 27.5 min Overall average time for 12 kms 27.5 min
  • Car 18.18%
    Driving 72.5 min Walking 0.5 min Overall average time for 17.5 kms 73 min
  • Motorbike 9.09%
    Motorbike 10 min Overall average time for 10 kms 10 min

How to Reach Kochi from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Ernakulam to Kochi 3.83 km 3 mins
Alleppey to Kochi 14.27 km 14 mins
Kunnamkulam to Kochi 28.25 km 28 mins
Malappuram to Kochi 37.52 km 37 mins
Athaloor to Kochi 40.26 km 40 mins
Kollam to Kochi 47.08 km 47 mins
Pandalam to Kochi 49.23 km 49 mins
Attingal to Kochi 69.03 km 1 hour 9 mins
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