Varkala, the lively small town, is accessible by bus, train or plane. The nearby airport Trivandrum is a mere 45 kilometers away. International Trivandrum Airport receives frequent and charter flights from Europe and the Middle East. Also the major cities of India are well connected with Trivandrum by regular flights which are served by different flights. We are happy to guide you in your search for the appropriate flight. From there we can organize your pick-up with one of our taxi driver who brings you safely within one hour to our resortIf you come by railway you will find regular trains to the Varkala’s Sivagiri railway station. The next nearest station to Varkala is Quillon (Kollam), around 23 kmSpace, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its five year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before!The beach area itself is located four kilometres from the city and has all necessary facilities to offer. Varkala Beach is divided into three areas: the recently developed South Cliff, where Garden of Ayurveda is located, the lively North Cliff with its plenty of restaurants and shops and the famous Papanasam Beach and Beach Road, the union between the North and the South Cliff.
The closest airport from Varkala is Trivandrum, 50 kilometers where taxis are available to reach Varkala in about 70 minutes. The International Trivandrum Airport receive frequent and charter flights from Europe and the Middle East, and major cities of India are well connected with Trivandrum by regular flights which are served by different agencies such as Indian Airline, Jet Airways, and Air Deccan.
The station of Varkala is located to 3 kilometers from the beach and the nearest main station from Varkala is Trivandrum to 41 kilometers from there, and other to 24 kilometers south in Kollan. But Varkala is linked by rail to places within Kerala as also Chennai, Bangalore, New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Rajkot and Mangalore. In the first class service you can reach Varkala only in 55 minutes, and you pay 112 rupees, and in second class you pay just 21 rupees
Varkala is 53 kilometers from Thiruvananthapuram and 37 kilometers from Kollam, there are regular buses to/from both cities, which stop at Temple Junction. The journey from Thiruvananthapuram to Varkala is about 75 minutes away on the bus and is a pleasant convenient place to pass time. Taxis also are available from Thiruvananthapuram direct to Varkala, whit fare about 555 rupees. Lots of the vehicles take the main highway, the National Highway 47. And from Temple Junction are available taxis or auto-rickshaws, which ride to the Varkala beach on only five minutes