There are 6 ways to get from Puducherry to Mettupalayam by bus, train, taxi, 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.

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Velankanni

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Pdy Maq Weekly Exp / ...

$8 - $31

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Mettupalayam 237.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Mettupalayam 237.8 miles

$35 - $60

Fly from Pondicherry  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Coimbatore (CJB) PNY - CJB

$46 - $184

Train to Madras, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Pondicherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB

$38 - $136

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The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Mettupalayam is to bus which costs ₹600 - ₹900 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Mettupalayam is to taxi which costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,000 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Puducherry and Mettupalayam is 323 km. The road distance is 380.4 km.

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The bus from Pondicherry to Velankanni takes 8 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pondicherry and arriving at Velankanni. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Puducherry to Mettupalayam. However, there are services departing from Pondicherry (PDY) and arriving at Metupalaiyam (MTP) via Coimbatore Junction (CBE). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 42 min.

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

SETC operates a bus from Puducherry to Mettupalayam every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Puducherry to Mettupalayam twice a week. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Jet Lite
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Pondicherry to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Pondicherry to Velankanni
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Puducherry to Mettupalayam
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Devaki Travels
Phone
+91 413 225 7199
Website
devakitravels.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 413 2888999
Website
fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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