Indian Railways operates a train from Mettur to Coimbatore hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 52 min. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Mettur to Coimbatore every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min.
How to get from Mettur to Coimbatore
From Mettur taxi to Salem Junction (SA) then train to Coimbatore Junction (CBE). 3 h 36 min ₹1,603. From Mettur taxi to Kakapalayam then bus to Coimbatore. 4 h 30 min ₹1,218. From Mettur taxi to Coimbatore. 1 h 55 min ₹2,374. From Mettur drive to Coimbatore. 1 h 55 min ₹1,184.