How to Reach Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu?

Kanyakumari is a well known tourist destination which is located at the southernmost tip of the peninsular India. You can see both sunrise and sunset as well as the sangamam or the merging of the three seas Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean at the same place.

If you are travelling by air you can reach Thiruvananthapuram international airport in the capital city of Kerala state . You can find Thiruvananthapuram airpirt connecting almost all cities in India and the places like Colombo, Singapore, Dubai, Bahrain, Muscat and Abudhabi etc. Thiruvananthpuram International airport is located at about 80 kilometers from kanyakumari and it is the nearest airport. Madurai is a domestic airport in Tamil Naduit is the next closer airport to Kanyakumari.

If you are travelling by rail you can reach Kanyakumari Railway station which is just located at about one kilometer from the well known tourist destination, the Beach. There are many important and well known hotels and resorts are located near the railway station.
There are many trains connecting Kanyakumari to various cities of India including Jammuin the north, Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad and the cities in Kerala Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode.

If you are travelling by road, you can find long distance buses available from Thiruvananthapuram, Chennai, Coimbatore, Bangalore, Madurai etc. The route from Thiruvananthapuram to Kanyakumari: Proceed in the South East on National Highway 47 to Kanyakumari, via, Neyyattinkara, Parassala, Thuckalay, Nagarcoil and then reach Kanyakumari.

Government Tourist Information Center at Kanyakumari

Govt. of Tamil Nadu Tourist office
Beach Road, Kanyakumari,
Tamil Nadu, India.
Tel: 04653 71276

Tourist Information Centre
Vivekananda Rock Memorial,
Beach road,
Tamil Nadu, India.
Tel: 06543 71250

Distance to Kanyakumari From other places in India

Bangalore - 674 kilometers
Chennai - 703 kilometers
Delhi - 2693 kilometers
Kashmir - 3584 kilometers
Madurai - 400kilometers
Thiruvananthapuram - 85 kilometers
Thirunelveli - 80 kilometers
Nagarkoil - 19 kilometers
Kochi / Cochin - 309 kilometers
Palani - 576 kilometers

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