Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) Distance

Bangalore To Kochi (Cochin)

(Kochi (Cochin) To Bangalore)

Best way to travel from Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin)

Total distance 472 km
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Kochi is located at a distance of 547 km from Bangalore. Formerly known as Cochin, it is well connected to Bangalore by road, railways and airways. However, it is only 517 km, a journey of about 9 hours 40 minutes on the NH 209 and Salem and Kanyakumari Highway. However, the best way to reach Kochi is by car, a journey of about 8 hours 49 minutes. T5he places covered during the journey are Bangalore-39 km -> Hosur-52 km->Kathujuganapalli-48 km->Dharmapuri->Salem-59 km->Bhavani-61 km->Avanashi-54 km->Thirumalayampalayam-32 km->Palakkad-64 km->Marathakkara-76 km->Kochi. There are several petrol pumps of Shell, Indian Oil and HP and various eating joints en route.

Transport options from Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin)

Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) By Car: Take a car or hire a cab from Bangalore to Kochi. The cost of the cab ranges from INR 9 to INR 48 per kilometer depending upon the type of car. Additionally, you may also have to pay toll tax. Suitable for families and groups.

Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) By Train: Take a train to Ernakulam, the nearest railway station to Kochi, which takes about 11 hours. Travel duration may vary depending upon the train. From Ernakulam, Kochi is about 8 km. You can hire a cab from the railway station to reach Kochi. Plenty of auto rickshaws are also available outside the station. Since the journey is long, trains are comfortable for senior citizens and families with kids.

Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) By Flight: The nearest airport to Kochi is at Nedumbassery, about 30 km off Kochi and can be reached by cab, taxi, bus or auto rickshaws. Flight duration is about 1 hour and may vary depending on the airlines.

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Sumit Nagori

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  • Lives in Bangalore
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  • 43 Reviews
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Sumit Nagori
5/7
Posted 2 months ago Dec 4, 2015
Mode of Transport:Train
The train from Yeshwantpur leaves from Platform No.2 and is completely A/C. The fare is relatively less as it is a Garib Rath. Bedding needs to be booked at the time of booking tickets. The toilets and seats were clean. We had a comfortable journey in the train. The train left on time and to our surprise it reached Ernakulam Town before it's scheduled arrival time.
Train name (Train no): Kochuveli Gr (12257)
Tickets booked:
  • 60 days prior
This train has:
  • On-time
Boarding Station: Bangalore Yesvantpur Junction
 4.50/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Accomodation
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
Last Station: Ernakulam Town (North)
 4.50/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
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The hotel is located close in the city close to the market and railway station. The exterior and interiors of the hotel seemed new and attractive. The rooms are average in size. The rooms were very clean and attractive. Bathroom too was spacious and with all facilities. The room is provided...more »
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Rose Panda
6/7
Posted 3 months ago Oct 31, 2015
Mode of Transport:Flight
Overall travel was great. Take an auto outside the airport to go to the city. Or there are volvo buses outside. In flight, service was also awesome. There are good places for shopping at the airport. One umbrella seller has variety of designs with her.
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Airline name: Air Asia
Boarding airport:Bangalore
Rating:
7/7
Last airport:Kochi
Rating:
4/7
Trip Includes:  | Chinese Fishing Nets
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Madhu

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Madhu
6.6/7
Posted Oct 12, 2015 Oct 12, 2015
Mode of Transport:Bus
Its very good and comfortable. bus condition was very good. Facilities was excellent. I love travelling in bus and bus is more comfortable than trains. Please don't call us again to get review. Its better to take the reviews in bus itself during traveling. Thank you very much
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Bus operator: SRS Travels
Bus Type:
  • Sleeper
This bus has:
  • Wifi
  • Blanket
  • Pillow
  • Water Bottle
Trip Includes:  Beaumonde - The Fern
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Ashutosh kumar

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Ashutosh kumar
7/7
Posted Aug 26, 2015 Aug 26, 2015
Mode of Transport:Flight
It was a good experience, the flight was on time and reached the destination on time. On board I ordered food which was good and hot. Nice staff and service was good. Overall, a good flight journey.
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Airline name: GoAir
Boarding airport:Bangalore
Rating:
6.5/7
Last airport:Bangalore
Rating:
7/7
Trip Includes:  Hotel Beith
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Sunilkumar Tv
6/7
Posted Aug 21, 2015 Aug 21, 2015
Mode of Transport:Flight
Overall, good experience was good. Kept the time while going to Kochi and while returning even though late at start, kept the time at landing. Do not give pre-booked meal while going to Kochi and both meals given while coming back. Overall, good flight experience.
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Airline name: Air Asia
Boarding airport:Bangalore
Rating:
7/7
Last airport:Kochi
Rating:
6/7
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Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) By Train (367 Km)

Bangalore ––› Kochi (Coc..
By Train 367 Km
Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) by Train (367 Km)
Train No. Train Name Origin Dep. Arr. Days Of Run
Ban... Koc... M T W T F S S
12257 Kochuveli Gr Banaswadi 21:27 08:10 N Y N Y N N Y
16315 Kochuveli Exp Bangalore Cantt. 17:30 04:50 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
16321 Trivandrum Express Bangalore Cantt. 17:30 04:50 N N N Y N N N
16331 Trivandram Exp Krishnarajapuram 10:30 23:10 Y N N N N N N
16526 Kanyakumari Express Bangalore Cantt. 21:55 10:10 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
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Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) By Car/Taxi (367 Km)

Vehicle Approx. Fare/Km (Rs) Approx. Cost (Rs)
Tata Indica 8 2936
Toyota Qualis 9 3303
Chevrolet Tavera 9 3303
Tata Indica A/C 10 3670
Toyota Qualis A/C 10 3670
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  • Taxi
    • Total distance:367 km
    • Duration: 6 Hrs by car
    • Price:from Rs. 6 per km
  • Trains
    • Best trains to take:Sbc Ers Express (0678), Sbc Ers Express (06918)
    • Last station:Kochi (Cochin)
    • Total distance:367 km
  • Flights
    • Total distance:367 km
    • Nearest Airport:Kochi
  • Bus
    • Total distance:367 km
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