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The closest airport from Palakkad lies at a distance of 60 km, in Coimbatore . Flights from there connect Palakkad to Ahmedabad, Bangalore , Chennai, Colombo , Delhi , Goa , Kolkata, Kozhikode , Lucknow and Mumbai.
Palghat Station has many trains that connect it to destinations within and outside the state of Kerala. There is the Amritha and Kerala Express that connect it to Thiruvananthapuram and Ernakulam. Other trains also link Palakkad and Ernakulam on a daily basis. Kanyakumari Express runs to destinations like Bangalore and Mumbai. This is the only direct daily train to Mumbai. However, it is much time consuming and it is better to travel to Shoranur and then move to Mumbai. The journey time in this way is reduced by almost a day. The Kerala Express also connects Palghat to Delhi .
NH - 47 that links Salem to Kanyakumari passes through Palakkad and connects it to various other destinations lying on the route, apart from these two places. So, Coimbatore is 47 km, Thrissur is 67 km, Ernakulam is 146 km, Allepey is 209 km, Kollam is 296 km and Trivandrum is 359 km from Palakkad. Palakkad is connected to Kozhikode as well. Regular bus services are also available that link Palakkad to Thrissur, Kochi , Kozhikode , Coimbatore and Bangalore .