Access - Trivandrum

Air: Thiruvananthapuram has an international airport with flights arriving and departing to the Gulf, Europe and the U.S.A., on Air India. Flights also connect Thiruvananthapuram to neighboring countries like Sri Lanka and the Maldives.

Indian Airlines flies to the city from Delhi, Mumbai , Chennai (Madras), Bangalore and Cochin.

Booking Offices: Air India, Vellayambalam - Tel: 434837; Airport Tel: 451426.
Indian Airlines, Mascot Square - Tel 436870, 438288; Airport Enquiries Tel: 451537.

Airport Transfers: Thiruvananthapuram Airport is only 6 km from the city. It takes approximately 20 minutes to cover the journey by taxi. Auto-rickshaws and airport/city coach services are other options for transfer to the city.

Rail: Thiruvananthapuram is an important railway terminus with connections from all parts of the country. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station, Enquiry 131; Reservation 132.

Road: At the junction of four national highways, numbers 7, 17, 45, 47, Thiruvananthapuram is connected to all parts of the country by good roads. The State's own highway network also links the city to all parts of the state. Bus services of Kerala State Road Transport Corporation and road transport corporations of Tamil Nadu, provide regular connections to Thiruvananthapuram from all major centers of the region. The Central Bus Station is opposite the Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station. KSRTC, Central Bus Station, Thampanoor Tel: 63886; City Bus Stand, Fort - Tel: 463029.

Local Transportation

Auto-rickshaws are the most popular mode of commuting in the city. These are metered and available throughout the city.

Kerala Trivandrum