Located approximately 15 km (9. Aluva could also be a municipality and a northern residential district of the city of Kochi in Kerala, India. Aluva is accessible through rail (Aluva Railway Station), air (Cochin International Airport) and metro (Kochi Metro). it's the starting point of Kochi metro rail, that began its operations in June 2017. Located on the banks of the Periyar River, it is the industrial center of the state. The Shiva Temple and the Seminary Church are religious. The church is a major theological educational institution in the Catholic Church. The church is a major theological educational institution in the Catholic Church. Since then, the Marthanda Varma Bridge has been known as the livelihood of the inhabitants of Aluva. The place is well connected to major Indian cities; Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai. KSRTC buses connect the city to the rest of Kerala.