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There are 7 ways to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

₹4,407 - ₹7,475

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Bus via Ooty  •  12h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Ooty

₹636 - ₹899

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Fly to Calicut, taxi  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ) MAA - CCJ
  2. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

₹7,707 - ₹18,575

Fly to Kochi, taxi  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty

₹8,507 - ₹16,075

Train, taxi  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central to Coimbatore Nrth 12679
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Nrth to Ooty

₹2,655 - ₹3,249

Bus  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Ooty

₹1,322 - ₹1,333

Drive  •  7h 29m

  1. Drive from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty 559.5 km

₹4,200 - ₹6,500

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty is to bus via Ooty which costs ₹600 - ₹900 and takes 12h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty is to fly and taxi which costs ₹4,400 - ₹7,500 and takes 3h 54m.

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The distance between Chennai Egmore Station and Ooty is 429 km. The road distance is 559.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty without a car is to train and taxi which takes 9h 58m and costs ₹2,600 - ₹3,300.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Coimbatore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty is 559 km. It takes approximately 7h 29m to drive from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty.

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

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There are 400+ hotels available in Ooty. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Madras Airport is to train which takes 26 min and costs ₹7 - ₹75.

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Map of how to get from Chennai Egmore Station to Ooty.
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  • Distance: 429.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Chennai Egmore Station, India and Ooty, India?

Parveen Travels operates a bus from Chennai to Ooty every 4 hours. Tickets cost ₹1,290 and the journey takes 10h 5m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,500 - ₹7,500
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹7,000
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,600 - ₹7,500
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹7,500
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,200 - ₹6,500
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹6,500
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,900 - ₹13,000
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹4,000 - ₹15,000
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹1,600 - ₹18,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Chennai Central to Coimbatore Nrth
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹250 - ₹280
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Chennai to Ooty
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹1,290
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Estimated price
₹2,300 - ₹2,900
South India Tour And Travels
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
coimbatoretaxi.biz
RPK Travels
Phone
+91 42 24 22 37 00
Website
rpktravels.com
Coimbatore Taxi
Phone
+91 73 73 81 23 45
Website
coimbatoretaxi.com

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