Arriving in Kozhikode

Book your flights to Kozhikode with Etihad Airways and explore this unique historical gem, once the capital of the Zamorin dynasty. Today, Kozhikode is a bustling centre of trade both domestically and internationally, set across a beautiful landscape full of unique local wildlife.

Plan Your Kozhikode Holiday

There are a number of reasons to travel to Kozhikode. Wildlife lovers will thoroughly enjoy exploring the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, home to a variety of species available for viewing by the general public. History lovers will enjoy exploring museums, public buildings, and museums located within Mananchira Square. Travellers looking to relax can spend time gazing at the nearby beaches and enjoying beautiful sunsets.

The peak season to travel to Kozhikode runs from September to May, due to more moderate temperatures. We recommend that you book your tickets to Kozhikode several months in advance to find the best rates and to avoid the crowds. For flight deals to Kozhikode, consider travelling during less popular times in summer or during monsoon, when you may be greeted by warm temperatures and rainfall. You may also find cheap hotels in Kozhikode during these same time frames.

Flying from Saudi Arabia

Book your flights from Saudi Arabia to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and travel in multi award-winning luxury on the most advanced aircraft available.

Major Airports in Saudi Arabia

For travel from Riyadh, the major airport is King Khalid International Airport (RUH). This is a huge airport; it serves over 13 million passengers a year and has an attached VIP terminal.

When flying out of Dammam, the closest airport is King Fahd International Airport (DMM). This is the largest airport in terms of area in the world, though it serves a relatively small number of passengers by comparison.

Airport Transportation in Saudi Arabia

Taxis to King Khalid International Airport are available throughout the city. Authorised taxis carry the airport logo and it is compulsory that they have meters. There are no buses to the King Khalid International Airport, but it is possible to get shuttles to and from nearby hotels.

Buses to King Fahd International Airport travel from all nearby cities and the fares are reasonable. Taxis to King Fahd International Airport are also available and take about 60 minutes from the centre of Dammam. At present there is no train service to either of the airports.

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Interested in Kozhikode? Consider Melbourne

Book your flights to Melbourne with Etihad Airways and enjoy this destination where outdoor living and excellent shopping form a busy yet relaxed destination. There’s plenty of culture in Melbourne alongside modern art and performance.

Plan Your Melbourne Holiday

There is certainly plenty to see and do when you travel to Melbourne, as well as the chance to sit back and relax. Just outside the city is the Phillip Island Penguin Parade, an afternoon attraction where you can see penguins walk down to the beach and even walk amongst them. Nature is never far away in this green city.

Melbourne’s summer runs from December to February, when temperatures rise and the city is warm. Melbourne can also be enjoyed in the spring and autumn, as leaves on the park trees change colour beautifully. Reserve your tickets to Melbourne with the weather in mind, as swimming in the sea is best in the summer. Finding cheap hotels in Melbourne will not be a problem, due to the many types of accommodation on offer in the city and suburbs. Flight deals to Melbourne are available throughout the year, so be sure to check our Deals section before confirming your holiday.

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