Thiruvananthapuram (TVM) to Kovalam


  • Practical Tips
  • Frequent buses to Kovalam from Trivandrum East Fort bus station.
  • You have regular buses as well as low floor Volvo buses from Trivandrum East Fort bus station.
  • You can also take an Uber to Kovalam from Trivandrum

Trivandrum Central (TVM) Railway Station to Kovalam

Trivandrum Central railway terminus is in Thampanoor, the heart of the city. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) Bus Terminus is opposite the terminus.
  • You can walk to East Fort bus station, which is 300 metres away. Details on bus routes to Kovalam is available below
  • You have Prepaid Taxi and Auto counter at Trivandrum Central. Prepaid taxi costs Rs. 400 to Kovalam
  • You can also book taxi from apps like Uber/Ola

Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram) to Kovalam

By Bus

There are both ordinary as well as low floor volvo buses to Kovalam from Trivandrum East Fort bus station. East fort bus station is in Thiruvananthapuram CBD near Padmanabhaswamy temple. There are buses every half an hour. Low floor bus costs Rs. 32, while ordinary bus costs just Rs. 16.

Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram) is just 16Kms away. Travel time by bus is 40 minutes to an hour depending on the traffic conditions. First bus is at 5 AM and you have bus service until 1030 PM.

By Taxi

You can book uber to Kovalam beach from Trivandrum or book a cab through a local operator like Mango Cabs(099954 66066). If you have booked a resort at Kovalam, I will recommend you request hotel to send you the pick-up car. UberGo costs ₹350.00 while Uber INTERCITY GO will be ₹599.00

Kovalam to Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram)

By Bus

You can board bus to Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram) from Kovalam Bus station located on Eves beach road.

By Taxi

You can either uber it or book a local taxi