About Amrita Hospital, Kochi
Amrita Hospital is situated within the premises of Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) in the Ponekkara area of Kochi’s Edappally region. It is recognized as one of the premier hospitals in South Asia and offers the best-standard medical treatment at affordable prices. Its massive infrastructure and advanced healthcare facilities draw patients from across the world to this hospital. For catering to its daily outpatient volume of 3500, there are several hotels near Amrita Hospital, Kochi.
Besides medical tourists, business travellers can also choose to stay at Kochi hotels in this locality as Edappally is a major commercial centre in the city with offices of brands like Cipla, Citrus Informatics, Huawei, Eveready Industries and more. The presence of multiple supermarkets and stores as well as restaurants and cafes nearby add to the convenience of people staying in and around the area.
How to Reach Amrita Hospital, Kochi
National highways like NH 47 and 66 and the Kochi Bypass connect hotels in Amrita Hospital area to nearby towns, cities and even neighbouring states by road. The locality is also connected to different parts of India by rail via Edappally station (4 km), where many regular passenger trains stop albeit for one minute. Those travelling by long distance trains can take the same to Ernakulam Town (9 km) or Ernakulam Junction (12 km) and from thereon, reach their Edappally hotels by public transport.
Travelling from different parts of Kochi to Amrita Hospital is quite easy as there are plenty of options including KSRTC and private buses, auto rickshaws and taxis. The neighbourhood is further served by Edappally metro station (4.2 km), which is one of the busiest stations of Kochi Metro Phase 1. From Cochin International Airport (25 km), buses, prepaid taxis and rental cars are easily available.