The airport is about 22km north of the city. Take bus 47B or 47C from the City bus stand or catch a taxi (Rs 300). Indian Airlines has a free airport shuttle for its passengers.
The City bus stand is opposite the State Bank of India, close to the Taj Manjarun Hotel. Flag fall for autorickshaws is Rs 11, and they cost Rs 11 per kilometre thereafter. For late-night travel, add on 50%. An autorickshaw to Kankanadi station costs around Rs 40, or take bus 9 or 11B.