Kottayam Railway Station has a prominent place in the rail map of
. Traveling south,
Kayamkulam Junction Railway Station
is the major railhead. Ernakulam Junction is the main railway station towards north.
The Railway Station is just 2 km from the town center. The KSRTC bus station is at a walking distance. Private buses, tourist taxis, and boat services are extensively available. The ferry station is about 3 km away. Nearest airports: Cochin International airport (76 km) and Trivandrum International airport (160 km).