K P N
Instant Refundable Recommended
19:45
Chennai
11h 15m bus ride in Non-AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable Recommended
19:45
Chennai
10h 45m bus ride in AC Sleeper
06:30
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Recommended Fastest
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
9h taxi ride in Comfort
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Coimbatore Hotel Transfer

From Chennai to Ooty by Buses

K P N
Instant Refundable Recommended
19:45
Chennai
11h 15m bus ride in Non-AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable Recommended
19:45
Chennai
10h 45m bus ride in AC Sleeper
06:30
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
20:00
Chennai
11h bus ride in Non-AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
20:00
Chennai
11h bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
20:00
Chennai
11h bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
20:00
Chennai
10h 45m bus ride in AC Sleeper
06:45
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
K P N
Instant Refundable
20:05
Chennai
11h 10m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:15
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
K P N
Instant Refundable
20:15
Chennai
11h 15m bus ride in Non-AC Sleeper
07:30
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
20:30
Chennai
10h 30m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:00
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
20:30
Chennai
10h 5m bus ride in AC Sleeper
06:35
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu
Instant Refundable
21:00
Chennai
10h 30m bus ride in AC Sleeper
07:30
+1
Ooty, Tamil Nadu

From Chennai Hotel Transfer to Ooty by Taxis

Instant Recommended Fastest
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
9h taxi ride in Comfort
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Coimbatore Hotel Transfer
Instant Fastest
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Chennai Hotel Transfer
9h taxi ride in Van Family 6
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Coimbatore Hotel Transfer

Chennai to Ooty Schedule

Chennai to Ooty Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
TravelODesk India Comfort 00:00 - 09:00₹ 21,541
K P N Non-AC Sleeper 19:45 - 07:00₹ 936
Shri Bhagiyalakshmi Travels AC Sleeper 19:45 - 06:30₹ 1,491
Parveen Travels Non-AC Sleeper 20:00 - 07:00₹ 858
Kallada Travels Suresh Kallada AC Sleeper 20:00 - 07:00₹ 1,161
National Travels CHN AC Sleeper 20:00 - 07:00₹ 1,560
Shri Bhagiyalakshmi Travels AC Sleeper 20:00 - 06:45₹ 1,491
K P N AC Sleeper 20:05 - 07:15₹ 1,144
YBM Travels AC Sleeper 20:30 - 07:00₹ 1,261

Popular Routes in India

How to get from Chennai to Ooty

When you want to get from Chennai to Ooty, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Bus
  • Taxi

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Taxi. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Bus ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A taxi ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about INR 26,845. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as INR 858.

How far is Chennai from Ooty?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Chennai to Ooty. Your trip will be a total of 350 miles (563 km). The flying distance is 269 miles (432 km).

How long does it take to get from Chennai to Ooty?

The travel time from Chennai to Ooty can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 9 to 12 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Chennai to Ooty?

The cost of the trip from Chennai to Ooty varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Parveen Travels: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as INR 858 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a taxi - a one-way taxi ticket can cost as much as INR 26,845.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Chennai to Ooty:

  • Bus tickets - INR 858 to INR 1,560;

You can order a taxi, too - an estimated cost of the ride is from INR 21,351 to INR 26,845.

How many trips per day are there between Chennai and Ooty?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Buses start plying the route from 19:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 21:00. There are 11 available bus trips every day.

Taxis are a good option to consider for this route, too. Book a cab to take you from Chennai to Tamil Nadu any time of the day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Buses

Taking a bus from Chennai to Tamil Nadu is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

Taxi

Catching a cab is the easiest way to get from Chennai to Tamil Nadu. It allows you to tailor-make your trip, plan all the detours and see all the places you want. You can choose the type and the size of your car as well to be as comfortable as you'd like to.

Depending on the route, it might cost as much as INR 21,351.

Things to remember: It's a good idea to follow the route on Google Maps or any other GPS navigator.

The most popular transport from Chennai to Ooty

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Chennai to Ooty? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 1000 decided to go for a bus.