The nearest airport from Ooty is Coimbatore which is 96 Km from Ooty. flights from all over the India are easily available for Coimbatore.
Government and private buses are available in good frequency to travel to Ooty from Bangalore, Mysore and Chennai. It takes about whole night to complete the journey and the journey is quite comfortable. Some special government buses run between 5 and 7 in the evening, which takes 6 hours to reach Ooty.
The nearest railway station from Ooty is Mettupalyam which is 40 Km away. There are good frequency of regular trains from Chennai, Coimbatore, Mysore and Bangalore. There are few popular trains which goes to Ooty from nearest big cities are Ooty Udagamandalam Passenger train, Mettupalyam Udagamandalam Passenger train, Mangalore Mail and Mangalore Express.