There are 10 ways to get from Puducherry to Ooty 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pondicherry to Velankanni

$18 - $25

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Mangalore Exp
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$11 - $29

8 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Mangalore Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$25 - $40

Taxi  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Puducherry to Ooty 271.6 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Puducherry to Ooty 271.6 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Madras, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$47 - $147

Train to Madras, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ) MAA - CCJ
  3. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$74 - $301

Fly Pondicherry to Bengaluru, bus, taxi  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Pondicherry (PNY) to Bengaluru (BLR) PNY - BLR
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Gundlupet
  3. Take a taxi from Gundlupet to Ooty

$51 - $140

Train to Madras, fly to Mysore, taxi  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Mysore (MYQ) MAA - MYQ
  3. Take a taxi from Mysore to Ooty

$74 - $376

Train to Madras, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Puducherry (PDY) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty

$80 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puducherry to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,700 and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Puducherry to Ooty is to taxi which takes 5 h 55 min and costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000.

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The distance between Puducherry and Ooty is 346 km. The road distance is 435 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Puducherry to Ooty, including transfers.

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

SETC operates a bus from Puducherry to Ooty every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Pondicherry to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $100
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
GoAir
Website
goair.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Madras to Mysore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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
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
$18 - $22
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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