How to Reach


National Highway 85.9 Kms. NH17 passes through this district. From Kannur side it enters the district at Kalikadavu. It passes through the major towns Trikaripur, Cheruvathur, Nileshwar, Kanhangad, Kasargod, Kumbla, Uppla, Manjeshwar and enters Karnataka state at Thalappadi to Managlore.
State Highway 29 Km. Connects almost all other towns with the National Highway.
District Roads 447.5 Km. This include the Major and Other tarred/earthen roads. Connects almost all parts of the district which are accessible by the heavy vehicles.
Village roads 492.2 Km. Include tarred and earthen roads.


116 Km. Railway line passes parallel to the coastal line. The major Railway stations are Trikaripur, Cheruvathur, Nileshwar, Kanhangad, Kasargod, Kumbla, Uppla and Manjeshwar.Almost all Express trains will stop in these stations.


Mangalore 70 Km. No airport in Kasargod District. The distances given are from district headquarters.
Kozhikode (Calicut) 200 Km.
Kochi (Cochin) 350 Km.
Trivandrum 550 Km.

Distance to Important places
Kannur 94 Km. Kannur District
Mangalore 50 Km. Towards north in Karnataka State
Kozhikode 175 Km. Via Kannur
Kochi 380 Km. Via Kozhikode
Thiruvananthapuram 570 Km. Via Trissur - Ernakulam - Alappuzha or Trissur - Kottayam - Kollam
Coorg (Mercara) 152 Km. Towards east in Karnataka State
Goa (Panaji) 420 Km. Towards north
Bangalore 380 Km. Via Mangalore / Coorg
Mysore 320 Km. Via Coorg

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