There are 7 ways to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty by train, taxi, bus, 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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Train, taxi  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Ten Dr Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$24 - $38

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Bus  •  10 h 11 min

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

$11 - $17

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Train, bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Ten Dr Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$12 - $28

Taxi  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirunelveli to Ooty 268.7 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Tirunelveli to Ooty 268.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Tuticorin to Coimbatore, taxi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Tuticorin (TCR) to Coimbatore (CJB) TCR - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$69 - $249

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Tirunelveli (TEN) to Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC)
  2. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Calicut (CCJ) TRV - CCJ
  3. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$79 - $166

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,300 and takes 10 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹7,000 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirunelveli to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Tirunelveli and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 11 min.

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The distance between Tirunelveli and Ooty is 318 km. The road distance is 429.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty without a car is to train and taxi which takes 9 h 14 min and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 9 h 14 min to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Tuticorin Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty.
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  • Distance: 198.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Tirunelveli to Ooty via Coimbatore and Gandhipuram in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Train operators
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
Bus from Coimbatore to Ooty
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 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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