There are 8 ways to get from Varkala to Ooty by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Coimbatore (CJB) TRV - CJB
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$85 - $341

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$11 - $28

6 alternative options

Fly to Calicut, taxi  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Calicut (CCJ) TRV - CCJ
  2. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$84 - $166

Fly to Kochi, taxi  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Trivandrum (TRV) to Kochi (COK) TRV - COK
  2. Take a taxi from Kochi to Ooty

$85 - $201

Train, taxi  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Varkala (VAK) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$24 - $38

Bus, taxi  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Kollam to Ernakulam
  2. Take the bus from Cochin to Coimbatore
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$39 - $51

Taxi  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Varkala to Ooty 279.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Varkala to Ooty 279.8 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varkala to Ooty is to train and bus which costs ₹750 - ₹2,000 and takes 11 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Varkala to Ooty is to fly and taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Varkala and Ooty is 298 km. The road distance is 447.6 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Varkala to Ooty, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Varkala to Ooty. However, you can take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Coimbatore, then take the taxi to Ooty. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Trivandrum airport, fly to Calicut, then take the taxi to Ooty.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Delhi
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
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
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $60
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,400
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Trivandrum to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Trivandrum to Kochi
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $120
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Kollam to Ernakulam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Cochin to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
SETC
Website
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 to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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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