Bangalore and Mettupalayam are located at a distance of 450Kms from each other. Mettupalayam can be reached in about 7hrs 30min.KPN Travels operates close to 1 buses from Bangalore to Mettupalayam. You have buses starting from 09:30 PM, till 09:30 PM. Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.550, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.550.
KPN Travels provide a number of options in the type of buses like Non A/C Sleeper (2+1) for your to choose from.
Bangalore is the capital of Karnataka. It is one of the fastest growing multi-ethnic cities of Asia. It is home to some of the most important industries of the country, especially the Information Technology industry and biotechnology industry. Due to the presence of a large number of IT companies, Bangalore is often called the 'Silicon Valley' of India. Bangalore houses some of India's leading organizations like ISRO, DRDO and the like. Bangalore is also a famous educational hub in the southern part of India. Bangalore, renamed as Bengaluru, is gifted with a pleasing climate. It has many gardens & parks, natural lakes, and other attractions. It offers a judicious mix of tradition and modernity. Bangalore enjoys great connectivity with all the important cities of the world. It is well connected with the nearby cities and towns by roadways. Buses are available to cities like Chennai, Mangalore, Coimbatore, Trivandrum, Kochi, Hyderabad and Pune among others.
Mettupalayam is situated at the foot hills of the Nilgiri hills. Located on the bank of river Bhavani, Mettupalayam, right from the British era, was considered as a trade center and houses a huge market dealing with fresh fruits, spices and vegetables that are grown in the nearby hills of Ooty, Coonoor, and Kotagiri. Fresh products from here supplied to not only Tamil Nadu and but to Kerala as well. The places of interest in and around Mettupalayam are Black Thunder, a water theme park, Arul Mighu Vana Bathrakaliamman Temple, Tirupathi Temple, Kurunthamalai Murugan hill Temple and Karamadai Ranganathar Temple. One can also take a ride on the narrow gauge mountain train known as Nilgiri Passenger or Ooty train to get a glorious view of the nearby hills, tea plantations, valleys and forests. The 45 km journey from Mettupalayam to Ooty takes one through 16 tunnels and crosses more than 250 bridges.
I travel in this travels often. I feel the quality is slowly deteriorating. There were lots of mosquitoes and cockroaches in the bus yesterday. Beds werent very clean. Disappointed with the experience this time.
Bus forgot to pick me from the boarding point despite I tried calling them
Worst experience I have ever had. Started at 1AM from bommnahalli and reached at 8AM.No proper information provided.
The driver was fighting with a passenger in Hosur KPN office and the halted the bus for more than an hour.