How to Reach Coimbatore - The Easiest Way to Reach Coimbatore


  • By Air: Flights to Coimbatore disembark at the Coimbatore Airport. From here, you can travel to the city by the airport’s prepaid cabs.
  • By Train: Coimbatore station is a junction and thus has well connected trains from major cities of India like Calicut, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, New Delhi, Hyderabad and many more.
  • By Bus: The State Transport Corporation along with some private buses operate from Coimbatore to major cities in Tamil Nadu as well as neighbouring states of Kerala and Karnataka.
  • By Road: Coimbatore has six major arterial roads and three National Highways (NH-47, NH-67 and NH-209) passing through it.


  • By Bus: The bus network in Coimbatore is well connected. The busses run in loops within and around the city.
  • By Car: Renting a car is possible. However, very few people go for this option.
  • By Taxi: This is a preferred way of travelling within and around the city. Although the taxis have metres, many taxi drivers decide the fare in advance.
  • By Rickshaw: A good way to travel within the city. However, if you want to explore tourist places near Coimbatore, hire a taxi.

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Modes of Transportation in Coimbatore

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Coimbatore. The most preferred mode of transport in Coimbatore is Car.

Average distance: 19.58 km Average time: 52.47 min

  • Car 30.43%
    Driving 40.43 min Walking 0.29 min Overall average time for 18.71 kms 40.71 min
  • Walking 13.04%
    Walking 43.33 min Bus 6.67 min Motorbike 5 min Bike 4.67 min Waiting 1.67 min Overall average time for 14 kms 61.33 min
  • Motorbike 4.35%
    Motorbike 30 min Walking 1 min Overall average time for 10 kms 31 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 26.09%
    Bus 61.67 min Waiting 6.17 min Walking 5 min Other 2.5 min Overall average time for 28.17 kms 75.33 min
  • Bike 8.7%
    Bike 22.5 min Overall average time for 10 kms 22.5 min

How to Reach Coimbatore from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Vadavalli to Coimbatore 22.29 km 22 mins
Tirupur to Coimbatore 47.73 km 25 mins
Coonoor to Coimbatore 88.7 km 1 hour 20 mins
Ooty to Coimbatore 122.95 km 2 hours 35 mins
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