Flights to Kochi - Plan Your Visit At Affordable Rates
Cochin, is known since ancient times, as the landing port for the Portuguese, Dutch and English traders. Historical sites like Fort Kochi, Jew Town, Mattencherry, natural sites like the beaches and Vypeen Island, cultural sites like the Folklore Museum and the Hill Palace at Tripunithura, make this city a hotspot for tourists. If you are planning to travel to Cochin, choose a date between October and February as the weather during these months is very pleasant.
The Cochin International Airport is your gateway to the city and to the beautiful state of Kerala. Let’s take a look at the air routes that you can avail of to reach Cochin.
How to reach Cochin from major Indian cities
Leading domestic airlines offer both direct and hopping flights to Cochin.
Bangalore to Cochin: Bengaluru has 1 or 2 direct options on Jet Airways landing in 1 hour 5 minutes. A daily nonstop flight to Cochin on Indigo reaches in 1 hour. Air India offers nonstop flights to Cochin taking 1 hour 20 minutes to land. Bengaluru has one direct flight (travel time is 1 hour) and one that halts at Chennai (travel time is 3 hours 50 minutes) on SpiceJet.
Chennai to Cochin: All Jet Airways flights to Cochin from Chennai are connected with Mumbai or Bengaluru, and their travel time varies between 4 and 22 hours. It takes 1 hour 10 minutes to reach Cochin, on daily nonstop Indigo flights. You can travel from Chennai to Cochin, on a 1 hour 15 minutes direct Air India flight. On SpiceJet, Chennai has 3 direct flights that take about 1 hour 15 minutes to land.
Delhi to Cochin: From Delhi, flights connect with Mumbai enroute Cochin on GoAir. On SpiceJet, the 5 flights from Delhi take about 3 to 7 hours depending on the flight. If you wish to travel on Air India, a 3 hour 5 minutes direct flight will take you there. Delhi has daily nonstop Indigo and Jet Airways flights to Cochin reaching in 3 hours 10 minutes.
Mumbai to Cochin: Jet Airways travels in 1 hour 55 minutes from Mumbai to Cochin. Choose the Indigo direct, daily flights, to reach Cochin in 2 hours. A direct Air India flight lands in 1 hour 55 minutes. Mumbai has a direct flight that takes 2 hours, and 2 indirect flights connecting with Hyderabad and Bengaluru, taking about 6 to 8 hours on SpiceJet. The direct GoAir flights from Mumbai have a travel time of 1 hour 55 minutes.
Reaching Cochin from major International cities
Traveling to Cochin has become easy for international travelers with leading carriers connecting to it.
New York to Cochin: Emirates provides the fastest connection, taking you to Cochin in 17 hours 35 minutes via Abu Dhabi. There are no direct flights. Fly on Etihad Airways, Singapore Airlines, British Airways and Lufthansa to arrive rested at your destination, having traveled in plush cabins with roomy seats.
London to Cochin: Air India offers the fastest connection via one stop at New Delhi. There are over 120 flights available in this sector, including Etihad Airways, Emirates, Singapore Airlines, British Airways and Jet Airways, which have either single or double stopovers.
Dubai to Cochin: Reach Cochin on a nonstop Jet Airways flight in 3 hours 50 minutes, this being the fastest connection. Over 80 connections are available in this sector, of both direct and single-stop flights on Indigo, SpiceJet, Air India, Emirates and Singapore Airlines.
Sydney to Cochin: Singapore Airlines offers the fastest connection to Cochin - in 15 hours 10 minutes - via Singapore. There are no direct flights though. Travel in luxury with inflight entertainment and gourmet meals on Etihad Airways, Emirates and British Airways, with one or two halts, enroute Cochin.
Yatra.com can be your one-stop-shop for traveling to Cochin. Along with buying your flight ticket, you can also use the web check-in option to remotely check in for your air travel. In order to buy a cheap air ticket, you can check out the lowest fare finder on Yatra.com.