How to reach Munnar from Chennai
You may feel at home in munnar as Tamil is the
most spoken language in Munnar. Munnar will unwind, relax and give you the much awaited holiday.
Chennai to munnar distance is around 600 Km.
How to reach Chennai to Munnar by Air ?
There are direct flights from Chennai International Airport (MAA) to
Cochin International Airport
(COK). Cochin / Kochi airport is located outside Cochin. It is near Anagamaly. Once you reached Cochin airport, you have to depend on cab to reach munnar. There is no direct bus from airport to munnar. Pre-paid Taxies available
from airport for around 2400 for a munnar drop (for a non a/c indica). Or for the best of your comfort and relaxation you can book holiday heaven munnar tour packages that start from Cochin.
Peelamedu Airport, Coimbatore (CJB) or Madurai Airport (IXM) ( both are almost
same distance from munnar) is also another option but from there also there is
no direct bus and you have to book a cab. If we take our package holidays we
will pick you from Coimbatire airport. Please see our Munnar tour packages
How to reach Chennai to Munnar by Train?
Ernakulam is the nearest railway station when travelling from
There are plenty of services from Chennai to Munnar. There is no train service from Ernakulam to Munnar. You have
depends on road transport. There are plenty of buses from Ernakulam but it will
take minimum 4-5 hours to reach munnar. Roads are not that great so the journey
may be quite tiring in a public transport. Cab is option if you take a packaged
taxi so they will pick you from Cochin and sightseeing in munnar and drop back
to munnar. See munnar tour
packages from Holiday heaven.
How to reach Munnar from Chennai by Bus?
There are daily bus services from Chennai to munnar. They are luxury semi-sleepers and back breaking ordinary buses. Normally buses start in the evening and reach munnar by morning. The same buses will leave munnar by evening. It roughly it takes around 11 hours.
How to reach Munnar from Chennai by Car?
/ Chennai to Munnar diriving directions
Chennai to munnar
via road is approximate 600 kms (depends on the
shortcut you make).
Following the main towns you cover en-route to munnar.
Chennai - Coimbatore - Pollachi –
Udumalaipettai – Marayoor - Munnar. (Distance given below are approximate)
CHENNAI- COIMBATORE (426)
COIMBATORE - POLLACHI
POLLACHI - MUNNAR
CHENNAI - TIRUCHI (306)
TIRUCHI -THENI (160)
THENI -POOPARA (28)
POOPARA - MUNNAR (22 )
If your hotel is in Chinnakanal, please take route B. Chinnakanal is
before munnar in Route B.
The total time to travel may take around 10 hours. Please check the location of
your resort before you travel. Most of the popular resorts in munnar are located
in Chinnakknal and it is 15 kms before munnar.