Nilgiri Mountain Train

Nilgiri Mountain Train Tour, Coonoor

About Nilgiri Mountain Toy Train, Coonoor (Tamil Nadu): Nilgiri Mountain Toy Train is a famous tourist attraction to reach from Mettupalayam to Ooty- Coonoor hill stations. Nilgiri Mountain Trains travel between Mettupalayam and Ooty which total length is 46 KM. Mettupalayam to Ooty train line has total 13 stations which runs on 1 metre train track. It was started in 1908 during British ruled period.

How can Reach: Mettupalayam is a first train station of the Nilgiri Mountain Toy Train. To reach Coonoor are available Road, Train and Air transport services from Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Kochi and Goa etc.

By Flight: Nearest airport is "Coimbatore Airport" which is just 37.4 KM distance from Mettupalayam Train Station. It is an international airport where tourists can get flights to major domestic cities and some foreign countries.

By Train: Its Nearest Major Railway Station “Coimbatore Railway Station”. It is exact 36.6 KM far from Mettupalayam Train Station. Here tourists can get trains to all over Indian major cities.

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Total Length: 46 KM

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Start Year: 1908

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Developed by: British Ruled Period

UNESCO World Heritage Site from: 2005

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Number of Stations: 13

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Stations Names:

Mettupalayam - 1st

Kallar - 2nd

Adderly - 3rd

Hillgrove - 4th

Runneymede - 5th

Kateri Road - 6th

Coonoor - 7th

Wellington - 8th

Aravankadu - 9th

Ketti - 10th

Lovedale - 11th

Fernhill - 12th

Udhagamandalam (Ooty) - 13 (Last)

Best Time to Visit:

Summer Season: April to June

Monsoon Season: July to September

Winter Season: October to March

Coonoor Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 9.3 10.4 12.4 14.4 15.3 15.3 14.8 14.9 14.1 13.4 11.8 10.4
Average High (℃) 20.2 21.7 23.6 24.7 25.2 23.0 22.2 22.1 22.1 21.3 20.0 19.6

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Praveen Kudil Cottage, Maple Holiday Home, Nilgiri Comfort Stay, Fairy Glen Hotel, Green Mist Resort, Brooklyn Villa, Camellia Heights, Gateway Coonoor - Ihcl Seleqtions, Velan Hotel, The Club House By Tranquilitea, Lobosa Comforts, Madhumanish Mountain Cottage, 180mciver Hotel, Oaks Villa, Vijaya Deepa Guest House, Joy Home Stay, Riga Residency, Mgm Hill Worth Resorts, The Golden Ivy, Bearcountry Homestay, Great Windows Resorts, Sunvalley Homestay, Kurumba Village Resort, Teanest Annexe By Nature Resorts, Teanest By Nature Resorts, Tigerhill Cottage, Orchid Square Boutique Hotel, Agr Holyday Home, Satya Anand Cottage, Park Corner Guest House, Kumar’s Mountain View Cottage, Richmond House, Storyteller, Serenity Manor, Leewood, The Club House By Tranquilitea, Evans Holiday Cottages, Madhumanish Mountain Cottage, Ukkens Guest House, The Great Escape, Winterbourne Chalet, Misty Meadows, Sree Harshav Cottages, The Xanadu, The Xanadu Birdsong, Grayshott Homestay, Aashirwaad Villa, Blossoms Corner Inn, Silver Dollar Resorts, Hugel Resort, Highview Holidays, The Wooden Homes, Nature Huts Kotagiri, Cascade Meadows, Pihoo Villa By Vista Rooms etc.

Affordable Hotels: Dderley Guest House, Vista Rooms At Runnymede Guest House, Droog Home Stay, Darani Cottage, Night Walk Hotel, Hotel Vivek, Ywca Wyoming, Hotel Ramachandra, Asian Refresh Lodge, Kayakalpa Health Inn, Aurora Holiday Hills, Down Town Inn, El Divino Holiday Homes, Westford Hotel, Evans Holiday Cottages, Tigerhill Cottage, Oaks Villa Homestay, Heavens Gate Holidays, Oakly Villa, Guesthouser, Phelomina Cottage, Muruganadi Illam, Eden Hospitality, Greenview Rest House, Bliss Home Stay, Quill Hill Villa, Bliss Homestay, Hs Holiday Homes, Myspace Holiday Inn, Thamarai Villa Cottage, Nilgiris Hotels, Dew Drops Cottage, Atwood Coonoor, Jjs Cottages, Woodside Homestay, Crossways Cottage, Natalie's Cottage, Rosemary Cottage, Rosery Cottages, Coelho House, Woodside Homestay, Hotel Blue Hills, Velan Hotel, Lobosa Comforts, Sree Harshav Cottages, Green Mount Resort, Mountblue Cottages, Anugraha Homestay, Eta Carinae, Samrakshitha - The Suits, Cascade Meadows, The Door To Nirvana Hostel etc.

Nearest Major Airport: "Coimbatore Airport" is the nearest airport which is just 37.4 KM distance from Mettupalayam Train Station.

Nearest Major Railway Station: Coimbatore Railway Station is a nearest major train station which is just 36.6 KM distance from Mettupalayam Train Station.

Bus Services: Bus services are available from Coimbatore, Madurai, Kochi and Bengaluru to Coonoor tour.

Taxi Services: Car Taxi services are available from Coimbatore, Madurai, Kochi and Bengaluru to Coonoor tour.

Distances from Mettupalayam Train Station:

Coonoor: 34.8 KM

Ooty: 51.3 KM

Coimbatore Airport: 37.4 KM

Coimbatore Railway Station: 36.6 KM

Coimbatore: 33.9 KM

Madurai: 235.9 KM

Bengaluru: 324.1 KM

Kochi: 225.0 KM

Chennai: 505.3 KM

Goa: 803.9 KM

Mumbai: 1201.2 KM

Delhi: 2464.5 KM