Pettah, Thiruvananthapuram

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Pettah
Urban Neighbourhood
Pettah is located in Kerala
Pettah
Pettah
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
Languages
 • 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.

Location[edit]

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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