Chennai and Ooty are located at a distance of 720Kms from each other. Ooty can be reached in about 12hrs .KPN Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Chennai and Ooty and they have 3 buses along this route. The first bus starts from 07:45 PM and you can catch buses till 08:15 PM. Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.820, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.900.
You can now book online tickets from Chennai to Ooty at redBus.in at affordable prices.
Chennai, earlier known as Madras or Madarasapatinam, is the capital city of Tamil Nadu. Chennai is located along the Coromandel Coast in the eastern coast of India, off the Bay of Bengal. It is a renowned centre of culture and heritage. Chennai is also an important centre of education and is home to many famous academic institutions. Chennai is a well-known centre of Carnatic music, and it has a lively theatre backdrop as well. It is famous for housing several illustrious Bharata Natyam (traditional dance form of Tamil Nadu) schools and academies. The Tamil film industry, the second largest film industry in India, is based in Chennai. Chennai is well connected with other important cities of India and abroad. The most popular means of travel to Chennai is roadways and there are many bus services available to various towns like Coimbatore, Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kochi and Tiruvananthapuram among others.
Ooty, short for Ootacamund, is a world famous Southern Indian hill resort in Tamil Nadu. This beautiful hill station is easily accessible via roads that make their way through the picturesque mountain range of Nilgiri. Bus is easily the most preferred way of travelling to this tourist hub owing to the convenient Ooty bus timing from various locations across South India. Many private and government buses ply to and from the adjoining states of Karnataka and Kerela, making travelling by bus easier. The Ooty bus stand, that stands on the land that once belonged to the famous Ooty Lake, offers bus services from Ooty to Bangalore, Ooty to Trivandrum, Ooty to Chennai, Ooty to Thanjavur, etc at regular intervals.
1.Lot of mosquotoes in bus. 2. Increase the space of upper berth and some discomfort in that. Oter things are well.
We have traveled very comfortably without any difficulties. Keep it up.
No air conditioning, late pick up, not puncutual, dint stop at good place for rest rooms.... Worst service by KPN travels
It was very difficult to contact at customer care , hope that this problem will resolve, overall bus quality was awesome.