Well, thankfully, Kotagiri is connected to all major cities in and around Nilgiris District including Coonoor, Ooty, Mettupalayam, Coimbatore, etc.
Kotagiri is around 33 km from Ooty, 22 km from Coonoor, 32 km from Mettupalayam, and 65 km from Coimbatore.
You will get a direct bus from all the above-mentioned places but the price will depend on the distance covered. Buses from Ooty, Coonoor, and Mettupalayam will cost around 20-40 INR while it will be around 60 INR from Coimbatore.
The nearest railway station to Kotagiri is the Mettupalayam Railway Station. Although it doesn't connect all the cities in India, you can easily get a passenger train from Coimbatore to Mettupalayam throughout the day.
And Coimbatore Railway Station is connected to most major cities in India like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, etc.
Finally, you can also take a direct taxi from Coimbatore, Mettupalayam, Ooty, and Coonoor to reach Kotagiri. The taxi will cost around 2000 INR from Ooty, Coonoor, and Mettupalayam. And it will cost around 3500 INR from Coimbatore.
Places to Visit in and Around Kotagiri