Coimbatore to Ooty

   Coimbatore to Ooty Road Distance 84.9 km
   Coimbatore to Ooty Aerial Distance 52 km
  Coimbatore to Ooty Travel Time 2 hours 46 mins

How to reach Ooty from Coimbatore

The Preferred Way of Going from Coimbatore to Ooty

The total road distance while going from Coimbatore to Ooty is only 84.9 kms. Hence, the most preferred way of travel is by car or by bus.

Road to Ooty, Coimbatore to Ooty
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Knowing The Details

1. Coimbatore to Ooty by Car
2. Coimbatore to Ooty by Bus
3. Popular Routes to Ooty
4. Popular Routes from Coimbatore
5. Places to Visit in Ooty
6. Hotels in Ooty

1. Coimbatore to Ooty by Car

Road to Ooty
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With a road distance of about 85 kilometres, commuting via road is one of the most convenient options while going from Coimbatore to Ooty. On average, traversing the scenic roads along the highway takes about 3.5 hours and is an economic proposition; it costs about INR 1500 one way. This a tentative cost and is subject to change depending upon the choice of vehicle and the number of passengers. One can drive their own vehicle, book a cab or rent a car. To get the best rates while booking a taxi, one can contact local cab operators like 'Ooty Travels' in addition to booking via popular online portals like Ola and Uber (outstation rides).

The Routes Which Can Be Taken Are
Route 1: Via Kotagiri

130 kilometres which are traversed in approximately 3 hours.
From Coimbatore to Mettupalayam to Aravenu to Kotagiri and to Ooty

Route 2: Via Coonoor

100 kilometres which are traversed in approximately 2.45 hours.
From Coimbatore to Mettupalayam to Burliar to Coonoor and to Ooty
 
Route 3: Via Manjoor

150 kilometres which are traversed in approximately in 5 hours.
From Coimbatore to Karamadai to Athikadavu to Geddai to Manjoor to Kundah Dam to Emerald Cross Road to Muthorai Palada to Ooty.

Road Conditions
Since route 1 and route 2 are highways, the journey is relatively comfortable with easy going traffic and scenic views that break the monotony of the road. Route 3 is a relative detour, and thus one is faced with adverse road conditions (one requires prior permission from the forest department) and is not accessible during the nights.

Eating options on the way
Majority of the route is via the highway, which means that one can find restaurants at regular intervals. Some good options may be the Sree Annapoorna restaurant or Hotel Sri Amuthaas, both of which are located on the Mettupalayam road; the latter being famous for its South Indian dishes.

2. Coimbatore to Ooty by Bus

Travelling from Coimbatore to Ooty via bus will take you about 4 hours when boarding from Coimbatore. With multiple buses running on this route, various options are ranging from AC Seaters to Non AC Seaters.

Available Bus Options
1. NSB Tours (A/C Seater)

Departure - 06:20 AM
Arrival- 09:45 AM
Duration: 3:25 hours
Fare: INR 473

2. Conti Travel (Non A/C Seater)

Departure - 06:30 AM
Arrival - 09:30 AM
Duration: 3:00 hours
Fare: INR 473

3. NSB Tours (A/C Seater)

Departure- 07:45 AM
Arrival- 10:15 AM
Duration: 2:30 hours
Fare: N/A

Popular Routes to Ooty

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Coimbatore to Ooty 2 hours 46 mins 84.9 km
Bangalore to Ooty 6 hours 15 mins 274 km
Hyderabad to Ooty 13 hours 40 mins 847 km
Chennai to Ooty 9 hours 27 mins 558 km
Coorg to Ooty 5 hours 20 mins 224 km
Kolkata to Ooty 1 day 11 hours 2,180 km

Popular Routes from Coimbatore

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Coimbatore to Ooty 2 hours 46 mins 84.9 km

Top Hotels In Ooty