There are 8 ways to get from Velankanni 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  10 h 30 min

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

$29 - $45

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 30 min

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

$16 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Velankanni to Coimbatore
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$25 - $32

Taxi  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Velankanni to Ooty 265.8 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Velankanni to Ooty 265.8 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  9 h 22 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

$61 - $248

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  9 h 10 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

$95 - $288

Train to Madras, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Nagappattinam (NGT) to Tambaram (TBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$54 - $155

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Velankanni to Ooty is to bus and taxi which costs ₹1,700 - ₹2,300 and takes 12 h 27 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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The distance between Velankanni and Ooty is 354 km. The road distance is 425.3 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 30 min to get from Velankanni to Ooty, including transfers.

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  • Distance: 221 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 30 min

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

There is no direct connection from Velankanni to Ooty. However, you can take the taxi to Nagappattinam (NGT), take the train to Coimbatore Junction (CBE), then take the taxi to Ooty. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Coimbatore then take the taxi to Ooty.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Madras
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 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 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, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Mumbai
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Coimbatore via Colombo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
Bus operators
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 Junction (CBE) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21
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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