Kannur International Airport


Since Kannur is the nearest major town to Kannur airport, there are several bus routes that connect Kannur town to the airport.

  • From main Kannur town, take a bus to Mattannur, which is a town located around 26 km from Kannur and has the nearest bus station to the airport. There are several buses that operate on this route, and the journey takes around 45-60 minutes depending on the traffic, and from Mattannur Bus Station to airport terminal distance is around 5 km and journey takes around 15 minutes.
  • This option may be more expensive but can be more convenient and time-saving.

Overall, there are several options available for travelers to reach Kannur airport from Kannur town, and you can choose the one that best suits your budget and travel preferences.




The nearest railway station to Kannur Airport is Kannur Railway Station, which is located around 26 km away from the airport. From Kannur Railway Station, you can take either a taxi or a bus. The journey from Kannur Railway Station to the airport takes around 45 minutes to 1 hour depending on the traffic.

However, you should plan your journey in advance and factor in the time required for travel from the railway station to the airport to ensure that you reach the airport on time for your flight.


The distance between Thalassery Railway Station and Kannur International Airport (CNN) is approximately 26 kilometers. Here are the transportation options available for travel from Thalassery Railway Station to Kannur Airport:

  • By Taxi Taxis are readily available outside Thalassery Railway Station and can be hired for travel to Kannur Airport. The journey takes around 45 minutes to 1 hour depending on traffic.


From Kasaragod

Distance : 112 kilometers
Travel time : 3 hours and 22 minutes

From Kozhikode

Distance : 97.2 kilometers
Travel time : 3 hour and 13 minutes

From Coorg

Distance: 90.2 kilometers
Travel time: 2 hours 26 minutes

From Wayanad

Distance: 95.4 kilometers
Travel time: 2 hour 52 minutes

Tips :
  • There are a few tolls on the way, so be sure to have some cash or a toll pass ready.
  • The drive can be long, so be sure to take breaks and stay hydrated.
  • If you are driving during peak hours, expect some traffic delays.