There are 7 ways to get from Rameswaram to Ooty by bus, night train, taxi, car, train or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Rameswaram to Gandhipuram 636Ud
  2. Take the bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty 783Ud

$9 - $18

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Night train, taxi  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the night train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) Rmm-Cbe Wkly Exp.
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) to Ooty

$25 - $38

Taxi  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rameswaram to Ooty 285.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Rameswaram to Ooty 285.9 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Madurai, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Coimbatore (CJB) IXM - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$61 - $238

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Kochi (COK) TRZ - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty

$93 - $285

Train to Madurai, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Rameswaram (RMM) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Kochi (COK) IXM - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty

$77 - $134

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Rameswaram to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Rameswaram and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 41 min.

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The distance between Rameswaram and Ooty is 371 km. The road distance is 457.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rameswaram to Ooty without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 41 min to get from Rameswaram to Ooty, including transfers.

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Rameswaram to Ooty bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Rameswaram station.

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There is no direct flight from Madurai Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Rameswaram to Ooty bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Ooty station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rameswaram to Ooty is 458 km. It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to drive from Rameswaram to Ooty.

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Jet Airways, Jet Lite, SriLankan Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Madurai Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 549+ hotels available in Ooty. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rameswaram to Ooty.
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  • Distance: 232 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 41 min

What companies run services between Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India and Ooty, India?

You can take a bus from Rameswaram to Ooty via Gandhipuram in around 12 h 41 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
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
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
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 Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madurai to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
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
Indian Railways
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Rameswaram to Gandhipuram
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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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