There are 7 ways to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam by plane, train, night train, bus or car

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Fly from Gaya  •  8h 3m

  1. Fly from Gaya (GAY) to Coimbatore (CJB) GAY - CJB

₹7,239 - ₹22,582

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Train  •  45h 53m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Asansol Jn 12314 / ...
  2. Take the train from Asansol Jn to Coimbatore Jn 22644 / ...

₹1,393 - ₹1,570

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Train to Patna, fly  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Parsa Bazar
  2. Fly from Patna (PAT) to Coimbatore (CJB) PAT - CJB

₹5,983 - ₹16,110

Train to Ranchi, fly  •  12h 26m

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Ranchi
  2. Fly from Ranchi (IXR) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXR - CJB

₹7,618 - ₹12,025

Train, night train  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the train from Gaya Jn to Chennai Egmore 12389
  2. Take the night train from Chennai Central to Metupalaiyam 12671

₹1,472 - ₹1,715

Bus  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Gaya to Jamshedpur
  2. Take the bus from Jamshedpur to Bhubaneswar
  3. Take the bus from Bhubaneswar to Hyderabad
  4. Take the bus from Hyderabad to Bangalore
  5. Take the bus from Bangalore to Mettupalayam

₹3,034 - ₹4,367

Drive  •  31h 23m

  1. Drive from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam 2179.4 km

₹15,000 - ₹23,000

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The cheapest way to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam is to train which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600 and takes 45h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam is to fly which costs ₹7,000 - ₹23,000 and takes 8h 3m.

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The distance between Bodh Gaya and Mettupalayam is 1715 km. The road distance is 2179.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam without a car is to train which takes 45h 53m and costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600.

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It takes approximately 8h 3m to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam is to fly which takes 8h 3m and costs ₹7,000 - ₹23,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,300 - ₹1,600 and takes 45h 53m, you could also bus, which costs ₹3,000 - ₹4,400 and takes 2 days 8h.

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There is no direct flight from Gaya Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam is 2179 km. It takes approximately 31h 23m to drive from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam.

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Helitrans, IndiGo Airlines and Air India Limited offer flights from Gaya Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 140+ hotels available in Mettupalayam. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam.
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  • Distance: 1714.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 3m

What companies run services between Bodh Gaya, India and Mettupalayam, India?

Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and two other airlines fly from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bodh Gaya to Mettupalayam via Gaya Jn, Asansol Jn, and Coimbatore Jn in around 45h 53m.

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The best way to get from Bodh Gaya to Gaya Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs ₹230 - ₹290.

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Flag of India Mettupalayam, India

Mettupalayam is a taluk of Coimbatore Rural district, located to the north of the city of Coimbatore on the way to Ooty. It is located in the foot hills of Nilgiri hills about 38 km north of downtown Coimbatore, in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Mettupalayam is the third largest township in the district and one of the fast developing suburbs on the northern side of Coimbatore. As of 2011, the town had a population of 66,595. - Wikipedia

Things to do in Mettupalayam

  • Doddabetta

    Doddabetta is the highest mountain in the Nilgiri Hills at 2,637 metres (8,650 feet). There is a reserved forest area around the peak. It is 9 km from Ooty, on the Ooty-Kotagiri Road in the Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu, India. It is a popular tourist attraction with road access to the summit. It is the fourth highest peak in South India next to Anamudi, Mannamalai and Meesapulimala. The peaks Hecuba (2375 m), Kattadadu (2418 m) and Kulkudi (2439 m) are the three closely linked summits in the west of the Doddabetta range near to Udagamandalam (Ooty).

  • Sim's Park

    Sim's Park is in Coonoor, The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu. It is an important tourist place to visit in Coonoor, at a height of 1780 meters above mean sea level. Here the maximum temperature goes up to 30 degree Celsius and the minimum falls to 5°C. The average rain fall of this garden is 150 cm. It extends over an area of 12 hectares of undulating land and possesses a number of natural advantages.

  • Black Thunder (theme park)

    Black Thunder is a water theme park located in Tamil Nadu, India. It is situated at the foot of Nilgiris near Mettupalayam, in Coimbatore 40 km north of the city and occupies an area of about 75 acre. The park offers about 49 rides, Surf Hill and the Wild River Ride notable among them. The park has a hotel situated within its premises.

  • Catherine Falls

    Catherine Falls is a double-cascaded waterfall located in Kotagiri, The Nilgiris District, Tamil nadu and it is also a major tourist spot in Kotagiri, located on the Mettupalayam road branching off at Aravenu. The upper fall drops to the floor, and is the second highest in the Nilgiri mountains. The waters from the upper stream of the Kallar river are crossed by the invisible Mettupalyam-Ooty road beyond the mountains in the south-west. The height of water falls is about 250 ft.Catherine Falls is named after the wife of M.D. Cockburn, believed to have introduced the coffee plantation to Kotagiri. The native name of the Catherine Falls is Geddhehaada Halla, meaning "Foothills Dale River". It can clearly been seen from the top of Dolphin's Nose if seeing the entire waterfall as one total impression is what you are looking for. It is also possible to take a road to the top of the falls.

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