Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin) Distance

Bangalore To Kochi (Cochin)

(Kochi (Cochin) To Bangalore)

Best way to travel from Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin)

Total distance 480 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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Himanshu Chauhan
  • Himanshu Chauhan
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 4 Reviews
Himanshu Chauhan
6.1/7
Posted 3 weeks ago Mar 13, 2015
Mode of Transport:Bus
Bus service was very good as always it was. Excellent service class provided by the Red Bus. Advice others to book and have experience of the great facilities. The hospitality and Cochin is a nice place to go and it had a good weather people should go there to enjoy holiday.
Bus Type:
  • A/C
This bus has:
  • TV/Entertainment
  • Comfortable seats
  • GPS Tracking
Trip Includes:  Abad Atrium Hotel
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  • 2 votes

Rojo  John
  • Rojo John
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 1 Review
Rojo John
6.8/7
Posted 4 weeks ago Mar 6, 2015
Mode of Transport:Bus
Wow! It's an amazing trip with Kallada Travels, especially the bus quality and staff behaviour. It's valued a 100% marks, starting punctuality add extra points for the team. One of the most travelling experience with Kallada travels make my aim more memorable. Thanks for the team.
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Bus operator: Kallada Travels
Bus Type:
  • A/C
This bus has:
  • TV/Entertainment
  • Comfortable seats
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  • 27 votes

Harshit Agarwal
  • Harshit Agarwal
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 4 Reviews
Harshit Agarwal
7/7
Posted 1 month ago Feb 26, 2015
Mode of Transport:Flight
The flight journey was quite comfortable and relaxed with the flight attendants taking a good care of us. The food was good and the it was a smooth journey with no disturbances and nuisance. The airports were very good with all the required facilities in proper order.
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Airline name: IndiGo Airlines
Boarding airport:Bangalore
Rating:
7/7
Last airport:Kochi
Rating:
6/7
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  • 7 votes

Vimal Zalariya
  • Vimal Zalariya
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 15 Reviews
Vimal Zalariya
5.5/7
Posted 1 month ago Feb 17, 2015
Mode of Transport:Train
We travelled in sleeper class with friends. we went to friends marriage in Cochin. It was a amazing experience. Natural air, morning was so pleasant with fresh air of Kerala. It was raining so had a amazing experience in train. I loved it. Best way to travel from Bangalore. Overall, good experience.
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Train name (Train no): Bangalore Express (16525)
Tickets booked:
  • 60 days prior
This train has:
  • On-time
  • Clean toilets
Boarding Station: Krishnarajapuram
 4.50/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
Last Station: Ernakulam Town (North)
 5.50/7
This station has
  • Food available for purchase
  • Books/Newspaper to buy
  • Prepaid auto/taxi
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  • 26 votes

Vineet padole
  • Vineet padole
  • Lives in Kochi
  • 3 Reviews
Vineet padole
3.5/7
Posted 2 months ago Jan 23, 2015
Mode of Transport:Taxi
It was not great as our car was not well-maintained and had some trouble enroute. It was difficult to mend as communicating was tough. Road was nice and driver knows which places to visit so it made more beautiful. I would recommend to take your own car if you are travelling from Bangalore.
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Car Type:
  • Hatchback
This route has:
  • Petrol pumps
  • Food/Dhabas
Route Taken:Bangalore - Mysore Rd
Trip Includes:  Blue waters Cherai | Cherai beach
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  • 9 votes

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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Road/Route Map For Bangalore To Kochi (Cochin)

Driving directions from Bangalore to Kochi (Cochin)
  • 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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