Munnar is located at a distance of about 1,039 km from Hyderabad. Famous for the Eravikulam National Park, Munnar is well-connected to Hyderabad by airways and railways. However, the best way to reach Munnar from Hyderabad is by a flight to Kochi (the nearest airport) which takes about an hour. From Kochi Airport take a cab or a bus to reach Munnar city centre that takes about 2 hours. Rest-rooms, snack counters, food-court, spa and restaurant-cum-lounge bars are available at the Kochi airport.
Transport options from Hyderabad to Munnar
Hyderabad to Munnar By Flight: Take a direct flight from Hyderabad to Kochi (Cochin), which takes over 2 hours. From the airport, you can take a bus or hire a cab to travel to Munnar. Ideal for families as it takes less time and is comfortable.
Hyderabad to Munnar By Train: Take a direct train from Hyderabad to Aluva or Angamaly, the nearest railway station, which takes about 25 hours. The railway station is about 120 km from Munnar. The main railway stations on this route are Hyderabad - 269km -> Guntur - 246km -> Nellore - 467km -> Salem - 245 km -> Palakkad – 50km -> Shoranur - 33km -> Thrissur - 57km -> Aluva. Hire a cab from Aluva railway station to reach Munnar, which costs around INR15 per kilometre.
Hyderabad to Munnar By Bus: Take a direct bus from Hyderabad to Ernakulam, which takes around 22 hours. From Ernakulam, take a cab to reach Munnar, which is situated at a distance of about 126 km. It takes about 3 hours to reach Munnar from Ernakulam by cab. Not recommended as it is time-consuming and not comfortable for long-distance travelling.
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