Nilgiri Mountain Railway in Ooty - Ooty Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Places to Visit in OotyAboard the Nilgiri Mountain Railway and take an exceptional journey to the foothills of the Nilgiris. Indian Railways have been influential in connecting people for very long. However this mountain train journey is going to be little different. We recommend you to board the exclusive Ooty toy train as it would make your Ooty tour more refreshing and memorable. However if you are unable to get your advance ticket booking, you can embark on a fantastic tour to Ooty with our exclusive range of Ooty local tour packages by cab and All-inclusive Ooty tour packages with stay, breakfast and sightseeing.
OOTY Toy Train Ride 2018 - Peak time Booking Tips - Awesome Journey
How to book a toy train
You can definitely book online but there are limited seats as there is just one compartment for which one is allowed to book online tickets. Indian railways website you can use or one of the Indian travel websites that give you option to do rail tickets online. I am not sure on type of card required. It is possible to book online, but only with an indian issued credit card and an Indian mobile number. Yes it is possible via Indian Railways online website. Alternatively the tickets can also be booked in advance at the railway counter in Ooty. If you avoid the weekend, other days it is not much of a rush.
Ooty Toy Train (Ticket Price, Timings, Booking & Train Route)
One thing that promises to be a highlight of your visit to Ooty is the Nilgiri Mountain Railway experience. If you are travelling from Mettupalayam to Ooty, go for the Ooty Mountain Railway, rather than any other mode of transport. The experience is really out of the world. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is the only mountain railway that operates on a daily basis in South India. The train runs one to and fro journey every day and the frequency increases during peak summer, to accommodate the heavy inflow of tourists.
The tarin No. The distance is 46 km. The fares are the same as mentioned above and the booking procedure is also the same. The fare is Rs. The tickets can be booked 4 months in advance from the date of journey. The availability will be very tight during the tourist season.