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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, taxi  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Kcvl-Ypr Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$21 - $36

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Train, bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Kcvl-Ypr Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$9 - $26

5 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Kayamkulam to Coimbatore
  2. Take the bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty 783Ud

$11 - $17

Taxi  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kayamkulam to Ooty 240.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Kayamkulam to Ooty 240.9 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Kochi, fly, taxi  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Aluva (AWY)
  2. Fly from Kochi (COK) to Calicut (CCJ) COK - CCJ
  3. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$91 - $239

Train to Trivandrum, fly, taxi  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Calicut (CCJ) TRV - CCJ
  3. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$77 - $163

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,300 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kayamkulam to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Kayamkulam and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 56 min.

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The distance between Kayamkulam and Ooty is 249 km. The road distance is 385.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty without a car is to train and taxi which takes 8 h 44 min and costs ₹1,500 - ₹2,600.

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It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty, including transfers.

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Kayamkulam to Ooty bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Kayamkulam station.

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The quickest flight from Kochi Airport to Calicut Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 44 min

What companies run services between Kayamkulam, India and Ooty, India?

You can take a bus from Kayamkulam to Ooty via Coimbatore and Gandhipuram in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Kochi to Calicut
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Flights from Trivandrum to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kayankulam (KYJ) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $13
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Ooty
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in

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