Trivandrum(Thiruvananthapuram) to Idukki distance is 229 kms .
Idukki does not have a train station, and the nearest station is Kottayam, at a distance of 58 kms from Idukki.
Idukki & Journey photos
Idukki is situated at a distance of 249 km from Thiruvananthapuram. Known as the largest district of Kerala and characterised by its dense forest cover and rugged terrain, Idukki is well connected to Thiruvananthapuram by road, rail and air. However, the best way to reach Idukki from Thiruvananthapuram is by road, a journey of about 5 hours by car. The places covered between Thiruvananthapuram and Idukki are Thiruvananthapuram - 33 km -> Karettu - 56 km -> Koodal - 53 km -> Erumeli - 52 km -> Alady - 58 km -> Idukki. On the way, there are several ATMs, rest stops and dhabas. Options range from restaurants dishing out north and south Indian fare. The restrooms are clean at most of the places. Petrol pumps of Hindustan Petroleum and IndianOil are also available at regular intervals on the route.
Transport options from Thiruvananthapuram to Idukki
Thiruvananthapuram to Idukki By Car: Hire a cab or rent a car to drive down to Idukki, which takes about 5 hours. This mode is well-suited to group travellers as well as senior citizens and kids. Approximate cost of cab per kilometre ranges from INR 10 to 14, depending upon the type of the car hired.
Travel by Train
By Train 132 Km
By Taxi 58 Km
|Train No.||Train Name||Origin||Dep.||Arr.||Days Of Run|
|12082||Jan Shatabdi||Trivandrum Central||14:20||16:50||Y||N||Y||Y||Y||N||Y|
|15905||Dbrg Vivek Express||Trivandrum Central||16:55||19:55||N||N||N||N||N||Y||N|
|16302||Venad Express||Trivandrum Central||05:00||08:15||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y|
|16304||Vanchinad Exp||Trivandrum Central||17:40||20:47||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y||Y|
|16317||Himsagar Express||Trivandrum Central||16:00||19:00||N||N||N||N||Y||N||N|
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Travel by Car/Taxi
|Vehicle||Approx. Fare/Km (Rs)||Approx. Cost (Rs)|
|Tata Indica A/C||10||1520|
|Hyundai Santro A/C||12||1824|
|Toyota Qualis A/C||12||1824|
|Chevrolet Tavera A/C||13||1976|
|Mahindra Xylo A/C||13||1976|
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