Kuzhithurai is a municipality in Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu. Spanning over an area of about five sq km, the town is situated on the Thiruvananthapuram - Kanyakumari highway. Pacode is situated in the north-east and Nalloor in the south-east. Tamiravaruni River flows through the town. Kuzhithurai is about 24 km from Nagercoil, 16 km from Colachel and 15 km from Neyyattinkara. Nearby excursions include Kovalam, Thengapattinam (9 km), Marthandam (5 km), Colachel Port, Kulasekaram (14 km), Padmanabhapuram Palace, Manavalakurichi and Muttam. Accommodation facilities are available at Kovalam.
Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport. Kuzhithurai Railway Station serves the town. Kuzhithurai can be approached by road from Nagercoil and Thiruvananthapuram. National Highway 47 passes through Kuzhithurai.