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There are 7 ways to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  8 h 41 min

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

$11 - $17

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Train, taxi  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) Ms-Maq Exp
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbatore Nrth (CBF) to Ooty

$23 - $38

Taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Virudhachalam to Ooty 221.2 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Virudhachalam to Ooty 221.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Madras, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Mambalam (MBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Ooty

$46 - $146

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  7 h 56 min

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

$90 - $284

Train to Madras, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Mambalam (MBM)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Calicut (CCJ) MAA - CCJ
  3. Take a taxi from Calicut to Ooty

$70 - $297

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The cheapest way to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹750 - ₹1,300 and takes 8 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty is to taxi which costs ₹4,700 - ₹6,000 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Virudhachalam to Ooty. However, there are services departing from Virudhachalam and arriving at Ooty via Gandhipuram. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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The distance between Virudhachalam and Ooty is 287 km. The road distance is 353.9 km.

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The best way to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 41 min and costs ₹750 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Coimbatore Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Virudhachalam to Ooty is 354 km. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Virudhachalam to Ooty.

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  • Distance: 179.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Virudhachalam to Ooty via Coimbatore and Gandhipuram in around 8 h 41 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Madras to Calicut via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
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
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Coimbatore Nrth (CBF)
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
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irctc.co.in
Train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Mambalam (MBM)
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
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 Nrth (CBF) to Ooty
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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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Jet Airways, Air India Limited, IndiGo Airlines and Spicejet offer flights from Madras Airport to Coimbatore Airport.

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