How To Reach Varkala
Varkala is well-connected with Thiruvananthapuram which being a capital city and prime business hub has a good connectivity with other parts of the country and few foreign countries as well. Apart from this, Varkala has railway station as well that connects it to Ernakulam too. However, the best way to reach Varkala is to first reach Thiruvananthapuram and then take a cab to reach the destination.
Thiruvananthapuram Airport is just at the distance of 45 km from the Varkala. There are many national flights that connect Thiruvananthapuram to major cities of India like Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Kochi, and Chennai.
Varkala Sivagiri railhead is the nearest railway station that is well connected to Ernakulam and Thiruvananthapuram.
There are State government buses that ply from Thiruvananthapuram to Varkala. One who is coming from Kochi can board a bus to Thiruvananthapuram and get down at Attingal to board a connecting bus to Varkala.