There are 7 ways to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty by bus, taxi, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Kayamkulam to Coimbatore
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$25 - $32

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10 h 52 min

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

$10 - $28

5 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  8 h 51 min

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

$24 - $39

Taxi  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kayamkulam to Ooty 240.9 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Kayamkulam to Ooty 240.9 miles

$35 - $60

Train to Kochi, fly, taxi  •  6 h 28 min

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

$92 - $245

Train to Trivandrum, fly, taxi  •  6 h 41 min

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

$77 - $169

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

There is no direct connection from Kayamkulam to Ooty. However, you can take the bus to Coimbatore then take the taxi to Ooty. Alternatively, you can take the train to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) then take the taxi to Ooty.

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 Junction (KYJ) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kayankulam Junction (KYJ) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kayankulam Junction (KYJ) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Coimbatore to Ooty
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kayamkulam and Ooty is 249 km. The road distance is 385 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty is to train and bus which costs ₹650 - ₹1,900 and takes 10 h 52 min.

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

It takes approximately 7 h 47 min to get from Kayamkulam to Ooty, including transfers.