Just let all of you know, there is no airport in Ooty and there is no direct flights to Ooty. But the nearest airport to Ooty is in Coimbatore City. Coimbatore is one of the biggest cities in South India. It is located just 80kms away downhill from Ooty. It is an International Aiport having direct flights to Singapore and sharjah. Airlines like Air India, Indigo, Jet Connect and Spice jet serves from this airport.
The Airport is located just 9kms outside the city and has good transport facilities. Cars can be rented from here to Ooty. The average cost for cars to pickup in Coimbatore Airport and drop in Ooty cost 2500 indian rupees. There are frequent buses to Ooty from Coimbatore main bus stand. So people flying from North India to visit Ooty should not have to worry about transport facilities. Taxis, cabs and buses are available for 24 hours to Ooty. Also you can catch the famous Ooty toy train from Mettupalayam.
Many travel agencies are organizing flight bookings for clients visiting Ooty. Clients need to be aware that the actual airport is in Coimbatore which is 80kms away from the hill town Ooty.