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There are 4 ways to get from Kozhikode to Ooty by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Kozhikkode to Shoranur Jn
  2. Take the train from Thrisur to Palakkad
  3. Take the train from Palakkad to Coimbatore Jn
  4. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Jn to Ooty

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Calicut to Coimbatore
  2. Take the bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Kozhikode to Ooty

Drive

  1. Drive from Kozhikode to Ooty
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ooty is 1800118797.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kozhikode to Ooty is to drive which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,800 and takes 2h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Kozhikode to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹4,400 - ₹5,500 and takes 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kozhikode to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Calicut and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 2m.

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The distance between Kozhikode and Ooty is 101 km. The road distance is 158.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kozhikode to Ooty without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6h 37m and costs ₹2,600 - ₹3,300.

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It takes approximately 6h 37m to get from Kozhikode to Ooty, including transfers.

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Kozhikode to Ooty bus services, operated by Parveen Travels, depart from Calicut station.

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Kozhikode to Ooty bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ooty station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kozhikode to Ooty is 158 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Kozhikode to Ooty.

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Map of how to get from Kozhikode to Ooty.
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  • Distance: 101.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 37m

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

You can take a bus from Kozhikode to Ooty via Coimbatore and Gandhipuram in around 7h 2m.

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 Kozhikkode to Shoranur Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹95 - ₹105
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Thrisur to Palakkad
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
₹90 - ₹100
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Train from Palakkad to Coimbatore Jn
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
₹80 - ₹95
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Bus operators
Parveen Travels
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Calicut to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹260 - ₹360
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore Jn to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
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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