*Whether we get direct buses to Munnar from Coimbatore or not ?
Answer is obviously Yes. Buses are available. Traveling time around 6 hours. There is no luxury bus service, but there are 1 or 2 ordinary state transport buses available.
Alternate route option is that you can come down to Pollachi from Coimbatore. Then there are some optional sight seeing spots like Aliyar dam, Monkey Falls etc. From Pollachi take a bus to Munnar. This route having more frequent trips
Best advisable option is to go to Udumalpett which is 60 km away from Coimbatore. Plenty of buses are available from Coimbatore Ukkadam Bus stand via Pollachi to Udumalpett. From Udumalpett for every 1 hour one bus is available for Munnar from morning to evening.
Route Map :- Coimbatore > Pollachi > Udumalpett > Marayur > Munnar.
Total Distance to be Covered :- 145km
If you are looking for a quick and relaxing trip, then always prefer to book cab
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