Kumarakom can be accessed through various modes of transport. Air route, Road route, Rail route and Water route connects the city with all the major cities around the world and within the country.
The Cochin International Airport is located 85 kilometers away from Kumarakom, which is the nearest one. All the major cities around the world are well connected to the city through various flights operated from this airport.
The Kottayam railway station is the nearest railhead to Kumarakom which is located at a distance of 16 kilometers. This railway station has access to various trains coming from all across the country, connecting the city to the rest of the country.
Note: Hire a private cab or a taxi from the airport or railway station to reach your destination.
The most inexpensive way to travel to Kumarakom is through bus. There are many buses running from the nearby cities of Kerala. These buses are operated by the Kerala State Run Transport Corporation (KSRTC). Not only this, private air-conditioned buses also play a prominent role in connecting the city with all the major South Indian cities like Bangalore, Mangalore and Chennai.
Taxis, Autos, Cabs, Cars, Scooters, Buses and all other modes of transport can be seen on the roads of Kumarakom. Therefore, traveling within the city is not at all a matter of concern. You can opt for any of these modes of transport to reach your destination within the city while enjoying the greenery and picturesque on the way.
Kumarakom can also be accessed through waterways by boat from Muhamma, which is a town nearby Alleppey. Both private and state operated boats from Muhamma to Kumarakom are also available. These boats will help you reach Kumarakom while providing you a scenic view, making the journey enjoyable.