How to Reach
The pilgrims can reach Kottayam & Chengannur by Rail and from there by road to Pampa.
The pilgrims can reach Thiruvananthapuram or Nedumbassery by Air and from there by rail/road to Pampa.
KSRTC has started operating buses to Coimbatore, Palani and Thenkasi from Pampa for the convenience of the Sabarimala pilgrims. Besides, the Government of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka has been given the permission to operate buses to Pampa. A chain service exists between Pampa and Nilackal base camps.