At a Glance

Kerala, a State in the Republic of India, has 14 districts or administrative divisions. The major cities are Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi and Kozhikode. There are three airports in the state which provide international and domestic connections. Here is some quick information on Kerala which will be useful for travellers visiting the State. 


Location : Southwestern tip of India.
Area : 38,863 sq km.
Population : 31,84,1374
Capital : Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Language : Malayalam. English is widely spoken.
Religion : Hinduism, Christianity, Islam
Time : GMT +5:30
Currency : Indian Rupee
Climate : Tropical
Summer : February - May (24 - 33°C)
Monsoon : June - August (22 - 28°C)
October - November
Winter : November - January (22 - 32°C)
Kasaragod
Kannur Cannanore
Wayanad
Kozhikode Calicut
Malappuram
Palakkad Palghat
Thrissur Trichur
Ernakulam
Idukki
Kottayam
Alappuzha Alleppey
Pathanamthitta
Kollam Quilon
Thiruvananthapuram Trivandrum







Old Name
Thiruvananthapuram : Trivandrum
Kochi : Cochin
Kozhikode : Calicut







Thiruvananthapuram International Airport Tel : + 91 471 2501424
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  • Domestic flights (direct) : From / To : Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai
  • International flights (direct) : From / To : Colombo, Maldives, Dubai, Sharjah, Bahrain, Doha, Ras-al-Khaimah, Kuwait , Riyadh, Fujairah, Singapore
  • Air India Tel : + 91 471 2310310
  • Indian Airlines Tel : + 91 471 2318288
  • Jet Airways Tel : + 91 471 2500710, 2500860
  • Sri Lankan Airlines Tel : + 91 471 2471810
  • Gulf Air Tel : + 91 471 2728003, 2501206
  • Oman Airways Tel : + 91 471 2728950
  • Kuwait Airways Tel : + 91 471 2720013
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines Tel : + 91 471 2723141
  • Qatar Airways Tel : + 91 471 3919091, 3919092
  • Paramount Tel : + 91 99954 00003
  • Kingfisher Tel : + 91 471 2508822
  • Jetlite Tel : + 91 471 4010033
Cochin International Airport (CIAL), Nedumbassery Tel : + 91 484 2610113
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  • Domestic flights(direct) : From / To : Mumbai, Chennai, Goa, Agathi, Bangalore
  • International flights(direct) : From / To : Sharjah, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Dhahran, Bahrain, Riyadh, Muscat
  • Air India Tel : + 91 484 2610050
  • Indian Airlines Tel : + 91 484 2371141
  • Jet Airways Tel : + 91 484 2610037
  • Saudi Arabian Airlines Tel : + 91 484 2352689
  • Singapore Airlines Tel : + 91 484 2358131
  • Kuwait Airways Tel : + 91 484 2382576
  • Sri Lankan Airlines Tel : + 91 484 2361263
  • Emirates Tel : + 91 484 40844444
  • Qatar Airways (Call centre: 0124 - 4566000)
  • Jetlite Tel : + 91 484 2611340
  • Air Deccan Tel : + 91 484 2610289
  • Paramount Tel : + 91 484 2610404
Calicut International Airport, Karipur Tel : +91 483 2710100
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  • Domestic flights (direct) : From / To : Mumbai, Chennai, Coimbatore
  • International flights (direct): From / To: Sharjah, Bahrain, Dubai, Doha , Ras-al-Khaimah, Kuwait, Riyadh, Fujairah
  • Air India Tel : + 91 483 2766669
  • Indian Airlines Tel : + 91 483 276643
  • Jet Airways Tel : + 91 483 2740052
While traveling on Highways + 91 98461 00100
While traveling in Trains + 91 98462 00100