Palakkad is a part of the erstwhile Malabar district of Madras Presidency. The district accounts for about 11.5% of the total land area of the state of Kerala, with the share of population is 8.22.%.
Coimbatore International Airport To Plakkad - 68.7 km via NH47 (1 h 18 min)
Cochin International Airport To Palakkad - 111.3 km via NH47 (2 h 4 min)
There are two railway stations here. The main one is the Palakkad junction situated 5 km. from the city and other at the town.Train Timings (Enquiry Ph : 2555231)
Road: Palakkad is connected by good motorable roads with major centres of Kerala and TamilnaduFrom KSRTC Bus stand (Ph : 2520098)