People planning on reaching Munnar via train should disembark at the closest railway station which happens to be in the nearby city of Aluva, approximately 110 km away. The railway stations of Ernakulam and Madurai are 130 km and 135 km respectively. These cities are in turn connected to a number of other cities and have buses running to Munnar throughout the day, giving tourists plenty of options to pick from.
Tourists who are thinking of flying to Munnar should disembark at the Nedumbassery or Cochin International Airport, which is located approximately 110 km away or the Madurai International Airport which is located approximately 140 km away. There are a number of available buses which can ferry tourists to and from these locations to the city of Munnar. Availing a taxi – cab can also help tourists reach their holiday destination a whole lot quicker.
Munnar can be reachedfrom a large number of other cities and towns in the state of Kerala thanks to a network of public State Govt. run transport buses which connect this city to the others. The city of Aluva is located at a distance of approximately 110 km which takes approximately 3 – 4 hours to traverse by bus. There are also buses available to and fro this city from the nearby cities of Cochin, Ernakulam, Pollachi and Coimbatore.