Airports

Kochi International Airport

15 miles (25km) north of Nedumbassery. The drive takes from 45mins to an hour.

Kochi International Airport (COK)

Location

15 miles (25km) north of Nedumbassery. The drive takes from 45mins to an hour.

Getting to the city

Taxis are available outside the main terminal and there are pre-paid taxi desks in the arrivals halls of both terminals. The KSRTC bus stops outside the departures terminal and buses go to a number of areas throughout Kerala. There is no train station at the airport, however the railway line from Kanyakumari to Delhi is adjacent to the airport between Alwaye and Angamaly Railway Stations.

Time

+5.5

Airport Taxis

Metered taxis are available outside Arrivals for both terminals. Kochi International Airport offers pre-paid taxis through kiosks found inside both the Domestic and International Terminals.

Transfer between terminals

Terminals are located within walking distance of each other.

Facilities

A 24hr ATM can be found in the car park opposite both terminals. WiFi is available throughout the terminal and there are a number of restaurants and snack bars as well as book shops, curio stalls and a money exchange facility.

Parking

Car parking facilities are available opposite the terminals.

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Trivandrum Airport

3.7 miles (6km) from Thiruvananthapuram

Trivandrum Airport (TRV)

Location

3.7 miles (6km) from Thiruvananthapuram

Getting to the city

There is no train or subway service to Trivandrum Airport, though there are train connections in Thiruvananthapuram to other cities in India. The KSRTC Bus service runs from outside the International Terminal to bus terminals at East Fort, Kochi and Kollam, among other stops. Several hotels in the Thiruvananthapuram area offer private shuttles for guests, and there is a prepaid taxi desk in the baggage claim area with fares listed to various destinations.

Time

GMT +5.5

Car rental

Car rental companies operate at the airport, but it's a good I idea for foreigners to hire a driver along with a vehicle, as road conditions in India are quite challenging.

Airport Taxis

There are taxis available outside the airport terminal.

Transfer between terminals

The terminals are close enough together for you to walk from one to the other.

Facilities

The airport has ATMs and currency exchange facilities, baggage trolleys and baggage wrapping, mobile charging, duty free shopping, and some cafes and restaurants.

Parking

The airport has short and long-term parking areas.

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