There are 6 ways to get from Madurai 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  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Ten Dr Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$23 - $37

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Ten Dr Exp
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$10 - $27

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Ooty 176.7 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Madurai to Ooty 176.7 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXM - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$65 - $254

Fly to Kochi, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Kochi (COK) IXM - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty

$80 - $124

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madurai to Ooty is to train and bus which costs ₹650 - ₹1,900 and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹4,400 - ₹5,500 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Madurai and Ooty is 228 km. The road distance is 282.7 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Madurai to Ooty, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Madurai to Ooty. However, you can take the train to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) then take the taxi to Ooty. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Madurai to Ooty via Coimbatore Junction (CBE) and Coimbatore in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madurai to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Train operators
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 Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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