Situated on the coast of Malabar is a city in the northern part of Kerala. Calicut International Airport is located 22 km from the city.Regular domestic services are operated to major Indian cities. There are frequent international flights to the Middle eastern air hubs like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat,Damam,Riyadh,Jiddah,Sharjha and to Colombo. Kappad Beach is located 16 km to the north of Kozhikode. It is a beautiful rocky beach and is the site where Vasco Da Gama landed on 27 May 1498.
|Nearest Airport||Calicut International Airport is 26 kilometres (16 mi) from the city at Karipur .|
|Nearest Railway Station||Kozhikode railway station|
|Nearest Bus Terminal||City buses are painted green. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) runs regular services to many destinations in the state and to the neighbouring states. The city has three bus stands. All private buses to the suburban and nearby towns ply from the Palayam Bus Stand. Private buses to adjoining districts start from the Mofussil Bus Stand (also called New Bus Stand, one of the largest bus stands in Kerala) on Indira Gandhi Road (Mavoor Road). Buses operated by the KSRTC drive from the|