Ernakulam is located on the coast of the Arabian sea with Kottayam and Alappuzha districts on the south, Idukki on the east and Thrissur on the north. The commercial capital and the most cosmopolitan city of Kerala, Kochi in Ernakulam, is also know as the Queen of the Arabian Sea. with one of the finest natural harbours in the world, this was once a major centre of commerce and trade with the British, Arab, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch etc.
GETTING THERE & AWAY
Nearest airport: Nedumbassery (30 km)
Ernakulam junction (South Station) & Ernakulam Town (North Station).
An excellent road network links Ernakulam to all major towns and , cities in Kerala.
The ferry station is adjacent to the central bus station (3 - 4 km from the railway stations).
Public utility services
KSRTC, Central Bus Stn. Ph: 2372033
Railway (enquiry) Ph: 131
Head Post Office, (Hospital Road) Ph: 2369869
Rail Mail Service, Railway
Station (Town), Kollam Ph: 2390920