The railway is also another interesting way of reaching this fascinating town. The nearest broad-gauge railhead to Bellikkal is at Coimbatore. Located at a distance of around 61 km from Bellikkal, this railways station is very well connected with some of the major cities of India, thus making this place easily accessible for everyone, planning to come here from various parts of the country. From here you can take a taxi to reach the town of Bellikkal.
The nearest airport is the Mangalore airport, located at a distance of around 80 km from Bellikkal. A domestic airport, it connects Bellikkal, a small town in Nilgris, to other cities including Chennai and Bangalore. After landing here, you can take a taxi to reach the town. Another airport, which you can opt for reaching Bellikkal, is at Karipur (Kozhikode). This international airport is situated at a distance of 150 km from Bellikkal and is well connected to a number of Arab countries and some of the main cities of India as well.
Availability of a large number of buses to reach this town makes this mode of transportation a preferred choice. KSRTC has regular bus services to Bellikkal from different cities. Ooty is located at a distance of 16 km from Bellikkal and from here tourists can get buses to various other cities including Mysore, Wayanad, Munnar and Coimbatore, which are located at a distance of 119 km, 128 km, 227 km and 81 km, respectively. Deluxe bus service is also available on Bangalore-Bellikkal route.