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There are 5 ways to get from Thalassery to Ooty by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Thalassery (TLY) to Palakkad (PGT) Chennai Mail / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Palakkad (PGT) to Ooty

$28 - $43

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Bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Thalasserry to Coimbatore
  2. Take the bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty 783Ud

$11 - $16

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Train, taxi via Coimbatore Nrth (CBF)  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Thalassery (TLY) to Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) Maq Ms Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) to Ooty

$21 - $35

Taxi  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Thalassery to Ooty 132.2 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Thalassery to Ooty 132.2 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Thalassery to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,300 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thalassery to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹2,800 - ₹3,400 and takes 3 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thalassery to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Thalasserry and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 1 min.

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The distance between Thalassery and Ooty is 136 km. The road distance is 211.5 km.

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The best way to get from Thalassery to Ooty without a car is to train and taxi which takes 6 h 39 min and costs ₹2,000 - ₹3,200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from Thalassery to Ooty, including transfers.

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Thalassery to Ooty bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Thalasserry station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Thalassery to Ooty is 212 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Thalassery to Ooty.

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There are 543+ hotels available in Ooty. Prices start at $20 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 85.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 39 min

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

You can take a bus from Thalassery to Ooty via Gandhipuram in around 6 h 1 min.

Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Thalassery (TLY) to Palakkad (PGT)
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Thalassery (TLY) to Coimbatore Nrth (CBF)
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
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 Palakkad (PGT) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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