There are 4 ways to get from Kumbakonam to Tirupati by train, taxi, car or plane

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Train  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Tirupati (TPTY) Rmm-Tpty Tri-Wkly Exp

$7 - $18

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h

  1. Take a taxi from Kumbakonam to Tirupati 210.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Kumbakonam to Tirupati 210.7 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Tiruchchirapali (TPJ)
  2. Fly from Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) to Madras (MAA) TRZ - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY)

$29 - $153

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kumbakonam to Tirupati is to train which costs ₹500 - ₹1,300 and takes 10 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kumbakonam to Tirupati is to taxi which costs ₹3,700 - ₹4,400 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Kumbakonam and Tirupati is 297 km. The road distance is 337.1 km.

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The train from Kumbakonam (KMU) to Tirupati (TPTY) takes 10 h 55 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kumbakonam (KMU) and arriving at Tirupati (TPTY). Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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Jet Airways and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tiruchirapalli Airport to Madras Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kumbakonam to Tirupati.
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  • Distance: 185.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 55 min

What companies run services between Kumbakonam, India and Tirupati, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Kumbakonam to Tirupati 3 times a week. Tickets cost $7 - $18 and the journey takes 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tiruchirapalli to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from Kumbakonam to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
5 h
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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