There are 9 ways to get from Kollam 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Bangalore Exp / ...

$24 - $39

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Bangalore Exp / ...

$11 - $28

7 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  10 h 13 min

$33 - $44

Taxi  •  6 h 12 min

  1. 263.6 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. 263.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  7 h 8 min

  1. TRV - CJB

$72 - $343

Train to Kochi, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  7 h 7 min

  1. COK - CCJ

$93 - $246

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. TRV - CCJ

$76 - $168

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  7 h 12 min

  1. TRV - COK

$77 - $203

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kollam and Ooty is 282 km. The road distance is 422 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kollam to Ooty is to train and bus which costs ₹700 - ₹2,000 and takes 10 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Kollam to Ooty is to train and fly and taxi which takes 5 h 56 min and costs ₹5,000 - ₹12,000.

It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Kollam to Ooty, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Kollam 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.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
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
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,400
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Trivandrum Pett (TVP)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Aluva (AWY)
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kollam to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
$17 - $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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