Pettah, Thiruvananthapuram

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Urban Neighbourhood
Pettah is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 8°29′42″N 76°55′45″E / 8.49500°N 76.92917°E / 8.49500; 76.92917Coordinates: 8°29′42″N 76°55′45″E / 8.49500°N 76.92917°E / 8.49500; 76.92917
Country  India
State Kerala
District Thiruvananthapuram
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 695024
Telephone code 0471
Vehicle registration KL-01

Pettah is an urban neighbourhood of Thiruvananthapuram, the capital of the Indian state of Kerala.


Pettah is on the way to Thiruvananthapuram International Airport and Shanghumugham Beach. Private and KSRTC buses connect Pettah to most parts of the city.

The railway station at Pettah is 3 km from Thiruvananthapuram Central railway station. Most incoming trains from Kollam direction (from north) halt here. But very few outgoing trains to north have a halt at Pettah.

Thiruvananthapuram International Airport is around 5 km away.350m from new airport terminal.

Prominent institutions[edit]

  • Railway Hospital
  • Kerala Kaumudi Buildings
  • Pettah Juma Masjid
  • Tourist villages 'VELI TOURIST VILLAGE'is near by Pettah
  • Hospitals like LORDS, KIMS, ANANTHAPURI etc. are near to Pettah junction.

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