Cochin/Kochi/Ernakulam is the closest city if you are planning to visit Bekal. Cochin being the capital is well connected via flights from all over India. The nearest railway stations are Kasargod and Kanhangad, 14 km and 16 km respectively. Major South Indian cities are well connected by train to Bekal. There are also many buses running from the main cities to Bekal.
The closest airport is Mangalore which is approximately 60 km away. However, Kochi airport is more connected with frequent flights from all over India than Mangalore. There is direct flight from Kochi to Bekal, and the distance is covered in an hour.
Nearest Airport: Mangalore International Airport (IXE)
- 61 kms from Bekal
Tentative return flight prices to Mangalore International Airport (IXE) from major cities in India.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 6,799 Non-stop||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 4,719 Non-stop||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 7,448||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 10,540 Non-stop||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 12,971||View Details|
There are many bus services and taxi services functioning between Kochi and the other main cities to Bekal. The bus ride is very comfortable and scenic and enjoyable. The distance is covered in approximately 5 hours.
Bekal is well connected via trains. The closest railway stations from Bekal are Kasargod and Kanhangad. Major trains halt at these two stations. The train journey can be covered in about 5 hours. The train rides are very comfortable. However, the tickets are supposed to be booked in advance. Upon reaching the station, you have to take a cab to Bekal.
Buses, Autorickshaws, local taxis, car rentals or on foot. Be open to taking house-boats to some places.