There are 5 ways to get from Kerala to Ooty by train, taxi, bus or car

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

Train, taxi  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Cape Mumbai Exp / ...

$27 - $41

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Cape Mumbai Exp / ...

$13 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  10 h 58 min

$33 - $44

Taxi  •  7 h 16 min

  1. 310.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 16 min

  1. 310.3 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kerala and Ooty is 120 km. The road distance is 496 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kerala to Ooty is to train and bus which costs ₹850 - ₹2,000 and takes 12 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Kerala to Ooty is to taxi which takes 7 h 16 min and costs ₹6,500 - ₹8,000.

It takes approximately 10 h 51 min to get from Kerala to Ooty, including transfers.

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

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

Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
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 Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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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