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There are 5 ways to get from Madurai to Tirupati by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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  1. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Tirupati (TIR)

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Train

  1. Take the train from Madurai Jn to Tirupati

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madurai to Tirupathi

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Madurai to Tirupati

Drive

  1. Drive from Madurai to Tirupati
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The most affordable way to get from Madurai to Tirupati is to bus, which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 10h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Madurai to Tirupati is to fly which costs ₹4,600 - ₹15,000 and takes 1h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madurai and arriving at Tirupathi. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madurai Jn and arriving at Tirupati. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14h 40m.

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The distance between Madurai and Tirupati is 437 km. The road distance is 500.9 km.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Tirupati without a car is to bus which takes 10h 18m and costs ₹750 - ₹1,100.

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It takes approximately 1h 47m to get from Madurai to Tirupati, including transfers.

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Madurai to Tirupati bus services, operated by SETC, depart from Madurai station.

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Madurai to Tirupati train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Madurai Jn station.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Tirupati is to fly which takes 1h 47m and costs ₹4,600 - ₹15,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs ₹750 - ₹1,100 and takes 10h 18m, you could also train, which costs ₹330 - ₹1,600 and takes 14h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Madurai to Tirupati.
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  • Distance: 436.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 47m

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

IndiGo Airlines flies from Madurai to Tirupati 4 times a week. Alternatively, SETC operates a bus from Madurai to Tirupathi 3 times a day. Tickets cost ₹750 - ₹1,100 and the journey takes 10h 18m.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madurai to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
₹4,600 - ₹19,000
Train operators
Indian Railways

India’s national rail operator runs passenger and freight trains on both long-distance and suburban routes across the country, from slower multi-stop to faster and more comfortable services. It’s a practical and affordable way to explore the country. Advance ticket bookings usually open 120 days before the date of the journey for Indian nationals; 365 days for international travellers. You’ll be allocated a seat or berth when you book and choose your class of travel.

Contact Details
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Madurai Jn to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
₹330 - ₹1,600
Website
irctc.co.in
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12go.asia
Sleeper Class
₹330 - ₹420
Third AC (3A)
₹900 - ₹1,200
Second AC (2A)
₹1,200 - ₹1,600
Bus operators
SETC
Phone
9513508001
Email
commercial@tnstc.in
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Madurai to Tirupathi
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
₹750 - ₹1,100
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Madurai to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
Estimated price
₹6,500 - ₹8,000
Maniraja Travels
Phone
+91 73 05 51 24 53
Website
maduraimanirajatravels.in
Madurai Friends Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 99 94 66 77 77
Website
maduraifriendstrackcalltaxi.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Phone
+91 45 22 88 89 99
Website
madurai.fasttrackcalltaxi.in

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The quickest flight from Madurai Airport to Tirupati Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Madurai to Tirupati bus services, operated by SETC, arrive at Tirupathi station.

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Madurai to Tirupati train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tirupati station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madurai to Tirupati is 501 km. It takes approximately 7h 18m to drive from Madurai to Tirupati.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Madurai Airport to Tirupati Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Tirupati. Prices start at ₹7,500 per night.

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The best way to get from Madurai to Madurai Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs ₹280 - ₹340.

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