There are 9 ways to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty by bus, taxi, train, 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

Bus, taxi  •  7 h 32 min

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

$25 - $32

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE) Ms-Maq Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$11 - $30

7 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  9 h 12 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

$24 - $40

Bus  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Vridhachalam to Coimbatore
  2. Take the bus from Coimbatore to Ooty

$13 - $23

Taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Virudhachalam to Ooty 221.2 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Virudhachalam to Ooty 221.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Madras, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  6 h 53 min

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

$47 - $147

Train to Madras, fly to Calicut, taxi  •  8 h 1 min

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

$70 - $302

Train to Tiruchirapalli, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  7 h 38 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

$95 - $289

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty is to bus which costs ₹900 - ₹1,700 and takes 11 h 23 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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The distance between Virudhachalam and Ooty is 287 km. The road distance is 353.9 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Virudhachalam to Ooty, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Virudhachalam to Ooty via Vridhachalam and Coimbatore in around 11 h 23 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 Madras to Calicut
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Kochi
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Coimbatore Nrth (CBF)
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Coimbatore Junction (CBE)
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Vridhachalam Junction (VRI) to Tambaram (TBM)
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 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 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vridhachalam to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
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 32 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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