Coorg to Ooty

   Coorg to Ooty Road Distance 224 km
   Coorg to Ooty Aerial Distance 153 km
  Coorg to Ooty Travel Time 5 hours 20 mins

How to reach Ooty from Coorg

The Preferred Way of Going from Coorg to Ooty

The most preferred way of travelling from Coorg to Ooty is by car.

Knowing The Details

1. Coorg to Ooty by Car
2. Coorg to Ooty via Mysore - By Bus
3. Popular Routes to Ooty
4. Popular Routes from Coorg
5. Places to Visit in Ooty
6. Hotels in Ooty

1. Coorg to Ooty by Car

The road distance between Coorg and Ooty is around 237 kilometres and can be covered easily in around 6 to 7 hours, depending on the route that you choose. This is also the fastest way to reach Ooty from Coorg because there are no other means of transport that will take you directly from Coorg to Ooty without having to change routes midway. 

If you do not wish to drive such a long distance on your own, you can also opt for the outstation cab services that are offered by a lot of taxi rental providers. This will give you the advantage of being able to travel in comfort, and base fares for this road trip start at just INR 5000, which means that this option is economical too, especially if you are traveling in a group. You can easily book a cab online through reputed websites such as gozocabs and Savaari, or you can hire a reliable cab service provider. An economy cab would cost you around INR 5300 for the journey, whereas an SUV would cost around INR 6000, and prices can go as high as INR 8100 for premium six-seater cabs.
The Routes That Can Be Taken
The most commonly taken route to reach from Coorg to Ooty is the following: Coorg- Madikeri - Kushalnagar - Hunsur - Heggadadevankote - Sargur - Begur - Gundlupet - Masinagudi – Ooty. This route will take you through a total of 235 kilometers or so, and the roads are really well built, which makes this drive a breeze. You should be able to complete your journey through this route in a maximum of 7 hours.

Road Conditions
The roads in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are really well built, and driving through this route is really comfortable. The journey is filled with scenic views, and you will pass through wildlife sanctuaries and dams on your way. Besides, a lot of ATMs and petrol pumps can also be found on this route at regular intervals. 

2. Coorg to Ooty via Mysore - By Bus

There are no direct buses that run from Coorg to Ooty. The best option for those willing to travel by bus would be to take a bus from Coorg to Mysore, which will take around 3 hours; and then from Mysore, board another bus or take a cab to travel to Ooty. This part of the journey will take you around 5 hours. 

The distance between Coorg and Mysuru is 106 kilometers, and buses normally take 2 hours and 45 minutes to complete this journey.  Numerous buses operate on this route, which are operated by the government (Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation) as well as by private operators such as Ashwini Tours and Travels, Manu Tourists, etc. Fares for buses start from as low as INR 350 per person, and then increase depending on the kind of bus chosen. Travelers can choose from AC Sleeper, AC seater as well as non-AC Seater buses to travel from Coorg to Mysuru. 

Buses that leave from Coorg pick up passengers from various points all over Coorg, so that travelers can board the bus from the bus stop that is closest to them. These boarding points include Suntikoppa, Kushal Nagar, Bylakuppe and the Coorg Bus Stop in Madkeri. On the other hand, the dropping points in Mysore include the Mysuru Bus Stand, Infosys Campus and Nanjangud Bypass. 

From the Mysore Bus Stand, travelers will have to board another bus, which will drop them to Ooty. 

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 Coorg

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Coorg to Ooty 5 hours 20 mins 224 km
Coorg to Bangalore 5 hours 9 mins 238 km
Coorg to Mysore 2 hours 32 mins 107 km
Coorg to Goa 10 hours 19 mins 501 km
Coorg to Chennai 10 hours 22 mins 577 km
Coorg to Hampi 8 hours 57 mins 439 km