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

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Train, taxi  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Kik-Ersexp
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Ooty

$27 - $43

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Bus  •  13 h 36 min

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

$11 - $17

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Taxi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Velankanni to Ooty 265.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Velankanni to Ooty 265.8 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Vellankanni (VLNK) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Coimbatore (CJB) TRZ - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$59 - $246

Train, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  9 h 20 min

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

$89 - $282

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The cheapest way to get from Velankanni to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹800 - ₹1,300 and takes 13 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Velankanni to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹9,500 - ₹12,000 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Velankanni to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Velankanni and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 36 min.

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The distance between Velankanni and Ooty is 354 km. The road distance is 425.3 km.

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The best way to get from Velankanni to Ooty without a car is to train and taxi which takes 10 h 10 min and costs ₹2,000 - ₹3,200.

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It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to get from Velankanni to Ooty, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Coimbatore Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Velankanni to Ooty is 425 km. It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to drive from Velankanni to Ooty.

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  • Distance: 221 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from Velankanni to Ooty via Coimbatore and Gandhipuram in around 13 h 36 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Madras, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Madras, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
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
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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SriLankan Airlines and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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