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There are 6 ways to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  9h 19m

  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 - $37

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Bus  •  10h 11m

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

$11 - $17

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Taxi  •  6h 12m

  1. Take a taxi from Tirunelveli to Ooty 268.7 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  6h 12m

  1. Drive from Tirunelveli to Ooty 268.7 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Tuticorin to Coimbatore, taxi  •  6h 5m

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

$63 - $229

Train to Trivandrum, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  7h 31m

  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 - $165

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The cheapest way to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,300 and takes 10h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Tirunelveli to Ooty is to fly and taxi which costs ₹4,600 - ₹17,000 and takes 6h 5m.

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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 10h 11m.

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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 9h 19m and costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,800.

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It takes approximately 9h 19m 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 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirunelveli to Ooty is 430 km. It takes approximately 6h 12m to drive from Tirunelveli to Ooty.

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  • Distance: 198.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 19m

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

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

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Tuticorin to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Calicut
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Gandhipuram to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 422 44 22 44 22
Website
meru.in
Bharathi Taxi
Phone
+91 91 30 002000
Website
bharathicalltaxi.in

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tuticorin Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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There are 576+ hotels available in Ooty. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tirunelveli to Tuticorin Airport is to taxi which takes 39m and costs ₹550 - ₹750.

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