Coonoor Railway Station is on the Mettupalayam-Ooty rail route. It is connected by toy train line and is served by Nilgiri Mountain Railways. Traveling on this rail route is an enchanting experience. The station is in the town-center and is about 19 km from Ooty Railway Station.
Towards the north of Coonoor Railway Station is Sim's Park (only a few minutes walk), one of the main tourist attractions in Coonoor. Tourist taxis, buses and auto-rickshaws are available for local travel. Accommodation facilities are offered in the nearby lodges. Located near the station, Velan Hotel offers good lodging facilities.
The Central Bus Station is only a few minutes walk from the station. Regular bus services are available to Coimbatore and Ooty. The nearest airport is C A Coimbatore Airport (65 km).