facilities are available to various directions like Secunderabad/Hyderabad,
Vishakapatanam, Howarah, Varanasi, Kochi, Mumbai, Bellary, Madurai,
etc.There are also some trains going via Renigunta/Gudur to different places which do
not touch Tirupati.Renigunta at a distance of 10 Kms from Tirupati is the most convenient
point to alight.
Central Railway, Tirupati is connected by rail with, Madras via Renigunta;
Vijayawada, Hyderabad via Gudur; Coimbatore, Bangalore, Cochin via Arkonam, Tiruchi etc;
head is Tirupati East.Renigunta which is at a distance of 10 Kms is the most convenient
point to alight.Direct train services to Tirupati are available from :
Bombay,Delhi & Vasco -
|Rayalaseema Express,Venkatadri Express,Krishna
Express; Narayanadri Express;
Sapthagiri Express,Tirupati Express;
Railway tickets can be bought directly to Tirumala from any station in
India.There are a number of town buses every 15 minutes from the bus station and also from
the railway-station, Tirupati (Bus fare Rs 1.00 only).
connected by road to all the major towns and cities of South India.
704 Kms from Hyderabad (via Suryapeta, Vijayawada, Guntur, Gudur & Sri Kalahsthi)
617 Kms from Hyderabad (via Kurnool, Cuddapah & Bakarapeta)
131 Kms from Madras (Red hills, Uthukkottai, Nagalapuram, Puttur & Renigunta)
147 Kms from Madras (via Poonamalli, Tinvallur, Tiruttani, Nagari & Puttur)
170 Kms from Madras (via Red hills, Thada, Kalahasti)
248 Kms from Bangalore (via Kolar & Chittoor)
1261 Kms from Bombay (via Pune, Belgaum, Dharwad, Harihar, Tumbon, Bangalore)
2887 Kms from Calcutta (via Cuttack, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada)
buses to Tirupati are available from almost all important towns of Andhra Pradesh and also
from places like Madras, Coimbatore, Salem, Bangalore, Chitradurga & Pondicherry in a
radius of about 600 Kms.
journey tickets will be issued by APSRTC plying from Tirupati to Tirumala and back for the
convenience of the pilgrims.It is valid for a period of 3 days from the date of issue (
Ticket value for adults Rs 16.00; for children Rs 8.00;)
running buses from Tirumala to various places like Madras, Vijayawada, Bangalore,
Sriharikota, Chittoor, Madanapalli, etc.Places direct by buying the tickets then and there
which would be more convenient to the devotees for reaching their home town well in
advance for attending to their routine work.
service from Tirupati to Tirumala almost every three minutes from 3.30 a.m to 11 p.m, Bus
fare : Rs 8.00 per head.Admission controlled by queue system.Link service buses are
provided for direct passengers upto 11 p.m every day by A.P.S.R.T.C.
|Buses for Hire:
Transport Corporation runs a contract carriage service of 46 seating capacity between
Tirupati and Tirumala.Rate for single journey per bus : Rs 410.00 + Rs 75.00
Rail Cum Road
Cum Rail Facility:
Rail Cum Road
& Road Cum Rail Ticket (RCRT) facility is provided for the passengers leaving from
Tirumala Hills.Passengers can surrender the rail cum road tickets at S.V.Bus stand and
exchange for bus tickets to go to Tirumala Hills.Likewise passengers can purchase road cum
rail tickets and board the bus without surrendering the tickets, in this case tickets can
be shown to
the bus authorities for reference.
are there to Tirumala through the seven picturesque hills.
|Alipiri (foot of
the hills) to Tirumala from Chandragiri side 5 Kms. Many climb up these paths as part of
their vow and visit the famous shrines on the way.
For the convenience of the
pilgrims, the APSRTC is running a bus station near Alipiri (Hill view guest house) and the
buses are plying every 10 minutes.During Brahmotsavams and important occasions like
January 1st, buses will ply on the Ghat roads round the clock with the prior approval of
the competent authority.