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There are 9 ways to get from Mettupalayam to Ambur by train, bus, night bus, night train, taxi, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Coimbatore Jn to Ambur

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Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Metupalaiyam to Salem Jn
  2. Take the train from Salem Jn to Ambur

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Mettupalayam to Salem
  2. Take the bus from Salem to Ambur

Bus, night bus

  1. Take the bus from Velankanni to Coimbatore
  2. Take the night bus from Coimbatore to Ambur

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Mettupalayam to Ambur

Drive

  1. Drive from Mettupalayam to Ambur

Fly to Madras, train

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Madras (MAA)
  2. Take the train from Chennai Central to Ambur

Fly to Bengaluru, train

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Bengaluru (BLR)
  2. Take the train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur

Fly to Tirupati, train

  1. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Tirupati (TIR)
  2. Take the train from Renigunta Jn to Katpadi Jn
  3. Take the train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur

Mettupalayam to Ambur by train

6 Weekly Trains
6h 18m Average Duration
₹284 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Mettupalayam to Ambur is to train which costs ₹280 - ₹1,700 and takes 6h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Mettupalayam to Ambur is to taxi which costs ₹8,000 - ₹9,500 and takes 4h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mettupalayam to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Mettupalayam and arriving at Ambur via Salem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mettupalayam to Ambur. However, there are services departing from Metupalaiyam and arriving at Ambur via Coimbatore Jn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 18m.

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The distance between Mettupalayam and Ambur is 255 km. The road distance is 320 km.

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The best way to get from Mettupalayam to Ambur without a car is to train which takes 6h 18m and costs ₹280 - ₹1,700.

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It takes approximately 6h 18m to get from Mettupalayam to Ambur, including transfers.

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Mettupalayam to Ambur bus services, operated by Kallada Tours and Travels, depart from Mettupalayam station.

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Mettupalayam to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Coimbatore Jn station.

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The quickest flight from Coimbatore Airport to Madras Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Map of how to get from Mettupalayam to Ambur.
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  • Distance: 255.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 18m

What companies run services between Mettupalayam, India and Ambur, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Coimbatore Jn to Ambur twice daily. Tickets cost ₹190 - ₹1,100 and the journey takes 4h 33m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹7,000
Flights from Coimbatore to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,100 - ₹9,500
Flights from Coimbatore to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹17,000
Flights from Coimbatore to Tirupati via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹6,000 - ₹17,000
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
₹3,200 - ₹8,000
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
₹2,700 - ₹11,000
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 Coimbatore Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹190 - ₹1,100
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹190 - ₹250
Third AC (3A)
₹550 - ₹750
Second AC (2A)
₹800 - ₹1,100
Night train from Metupalaiyam to Salem Jn
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹200
Third AC (3A)
₹480 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Salem Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹130 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹130 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹440 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Chennai Central to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
₹150 - ₹850
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹150 - ₹190
Third AC (3A)
₹470 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹650 - ₹850
Train from Krishnarajapurm to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
₹140 - ₹800
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹140 - ₹180
Third AC (3A)
₹450 - ₹600
Second AC (2A)
₹600 - ₹800
Train from Renigunta Jn to Katpadi Jn
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹120 - ₹700
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹120 - ₹160
Third AC (3A)
₹410 - ₹550
Second AC (2A)
₹550 - ₹700
Train from Katpadi Jn to Ambur
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
₹100 - ₹600
Website
irctc.co.in
Book at
12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹100 - ₹130
Third AC (3A)
₹350 - ₹440
Second AC (2A)
₹480 - ₹600
Bus operators
Kallada Tours and Travels
Phone
8893555000
Email
info@kalladatravels.com
Website
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Mettupalayam to Salem
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
₹550 - ₹800
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Bus from Velankanni to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹490 - ₹700
Schedules at
kalladatravels.com
Parveen Travels
Phone
044 4900 7555/ 1800 102 0999
Email
customercare@parveentravels.com
Website
parveentravels.com
Bus from Mettupalayam to Salem
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
₹480 - ₹700
Schedules at
parveentravels.com
Bharathi Travels
Phone
+918147523472
Email
krishnarams006@gmail.com
Website
bharathitravels.com
Night bus from Salem to Ambur
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹600 - ₹850
Schedules at
bharathitravels.com
IntrCity SmartBus
Phone
+917303093510
Email
care@intrcity.com
Website
intrcity.com
Night bus from Coimbatore to Ambur
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
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12go.asia
Other operators
Taxi from Mettupalayam to Ambur
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Estimated price
₹8,000 - ₹9,500
The Black And White Holidays
Phone
+91 97 87 62 54 79
Website
blacknwhiteholidays.com
Ooty Taxi Service
Phone
+91 97 87 11 10 67
Website
ootytaxiservice.com
Ooty Heritage
Phone
+91 98 43 66 27 68
Website
ootyheritagetoursandtravels.com

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Mettupalayam to Ambur bus services, operated by Bharathi Travels, arrive at Ambur station.

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Mettupalayam to Ambur train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Ambur station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mettupalayam to Ambur is 320 km. It takes approximately 4h 18m to drive from Mettupalayam to Ambur.

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Air India Limited and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Coimbatore Airport to Madras Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Ambur. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Mettupalayam to Coimbatore Airport is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,300.

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