Wayanad is a pristine hill station in Kerala. Being a tourism hub, Wayanad enjoys good commutation facilities via roadways with different parts of Kerala.
What is the Nearest Airport to Wayanad?
Wayanad does not have an airport. Calicut (or Kozhikode) International Airport (65 kms) is nearest airport having flights connected to major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and also receives international flights from Middle East. Taxi/cabs and buses are available from the airport to reach city.
What is the Nearest Railway Station to Wayanad?
Wayanad does not have a railway station. Calicut railways station (or Kozhikode) (110 kms) is the nearest station to Wayanad having number of trains from major cities of the country. Taxi/cabs and buses are available from the railway station to reach Wayanad district.
How to Reach Wayanad by Bus?
Wayanad is well connected via roadways from nearby places. There are private and governmentbuses to Wanayad run by KURTC (Kerala Urban Road Transport Corporation) and KSRTC (Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation) from cities like Bangalore, Kochi (Cochin) and Mangalore at frequent intervals.
How to Reach Wayanad by Road?
Wayanad is best reached by road. Routes from Bangalore passing through Bandipur National Park or from Mysore, going along the Kabini river have excellent roads. A trip by own car gives tourists flexibility to take breaks or click photos/pictures or images of attractions on the way before visiting the location.
How to Reach Wayanad by Cab/Taxi?
Reaching Wayanad by cab or taxi is another good option if you don’t want to drive and enjoy sightseeing during the journey. Cabs/taxis are easily provided by various travel agents available in nearby cities like Bangalore, Mysore, Coimbatore and other places at reasonable prices to drop you at hotels or resorts.
Routes to Wayanad
Route from Bangalore: Wayanad is located at a distance of about 283 kms from Bangalore and would take around 5-6 hours to complete the journey. There are three routes from Bangalore to Wayanad. The first and the fastest route goes via Ramanagara, Madduru, Mysuru and Begur to Wayanad. This route is about 283 kms and would take 5 and half hours to reach. The second route goes via Kanakpura, Malavalli, Mysuru, Nanjanagudu and Begur to Wayanad. This route is 285 kms and would take about 6 hours to reach. The third route goes via Kunigal, Mysuru, Nanjanagudu and Begur to Wayanad. This route is about 321 kms and would take about 6 and half hours to reach.
Route from Coimbatore: Distance between Coimbatore and Wayanad is around 240 kms and would take about 5-6 hours to reach. There are two routes from Coimbatore to Wayanad. The first route goes via Puliampatti, Bhavanisagar, Hasanur, Chamarajanagar and Muthanga to Wayanad. This route is 240 kms long and would take about 5 and half hours to reach. The second route goes through Mettupalayam, Ooty, Gudalur and Nenmeni to Wayanad. This route is about 193 kms and would take about 6 hours to reach the location.
Route from Mysore: Distance between Mysore and Wayanad is 130 kms and would take about 3 hours to reach. There are two routes from Mysore to Wayanad. The first route goes via Nanjanagudu, Begur, Gundlupete, Maddur and Kolagapaara to Wayanad. This route is 131 kms and would take 2 hours and 40 minutes to reach. The second route goes through Madapura, Antharasanthe, Nisna and Kenichira to Wayanad. This route is 130 kms and would 3 hours to reach the location.