How to Reach CoonoorThe second largest hill station in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, after Ooty, Coonoor is known for its production of Nilgiri tea. It features cool climate, beautiful scenery, amazing heritage hotels and green tea estates. Some of the must visit attractions in Coonoor include Sim’s Park, Dolphin's Nose, Laws Falls, Hidden Valley, Lamb’s Rock, Doorg Fort and Highfield Tea Factory. Being a popular holiday destination, Coonoor is well-connected to other major cities of India by air, road and rail.
How to Reach Coonoor by Air
The nearest airport to Coonnor is Coimbatore International Airport which has direct flights to Bangalore, Mumbai, Singapore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Sharjah and New Delhi. From the airport, buses and cabs are available to Coonoor.
How to Reach Coonoor by Road
National Highway 67 connects Coonoor to Ooty and other Indian cities. Regular buses are available to Coonoor from Coimbatore, Ooty and Kotagiri.
How to Reach Coonoor by Rail
Coonoor railway station, a part of the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, a World Heritage Site, serves Coonoor.
How to reach Coonoor by Air
Coimbatore Airport is the nearest airport from Coonoor which is located approximately a distance of 70 km. The only approachable International Airport is the Bangalore Airport which is around 300 km away from the heart of the city. You can take flights to Coimbatore or flights to Bangalore in order to reach Coonoor
Nearest Airport : Coimbatore International Airport, Coimbatore
How to reach Coonoor by Rail
Coonoor is the only available rail stop for the Nilgiri Mountain Railway service between Ooty and Mettupalayam. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway has attained the status of classic mountain railways in India. The major broad gauge railway station close by is Coimbatore junction.
How to reach Coonoor by Road
Bus services are excellent in Coonoor. The state-owned buses are available from Ooty, Coimbatore (67 km) and other cities in Tamil Nadu. Ooty is approximately 17 km away from Coonoor. Various private touristbus operatorsare also plying to Coonoor from Mettupalayam (34 km), Ooty and Coimbatore.
Best SeasonOctober - May
LANGUAGESTamil and English