Nanthancode is a busy residential area situated en route from Dewasom Board Junction to Palayam in Thiruvananthapuram. The proximity with important roads, educational institutions and shopping centers made it a favored housing locale in the city. Vellayambalam is just 1.5 km south-east, while Pattom is 2.5 km north-west.
Style Plus Shopping Center, Trivandrum Tennis Club, Public Library, Napier Museum and Kerala State Science and Technology Museum are all at a short distance from Nanthancode.
Nanthancode is just 4 km from both Thiruvananthapuram Central Bus Station and Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station. Trivandrum International Airport is around 8 km south-west.