There are 8 ways to get from Palani to Tirupati by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Palani (PLNI) to Katpadi Junction (KPD) Pgt-Mas Sf Exp
  2. Take the train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Tirupati (TPTY) Kcvl-Hyb Sabari Exp / ...

$15 - $36

Cheapest option

Bus SETC  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Palani to Dindigul
  2. Take the bus from Dindigul to Tirupathi 981T

$10 - $16

6 alternative options

Bus RedBus  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Palani to Bangalore
  2. Take the bus from Bengaluru Kempegowda to Tirupathi

$12 - $21

Taxi  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Palani to Tirupati 300.1 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Palani to Tirupati 300.1 miles

$45 - $75

Taxi to Coimbatore, fly, train  •  8 h

  1. Take a taxi from Palani to Coimbatore
  2. Fly from Coimbatore (CJB) to Madras (MAA) CJB - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY)

$49 - $149

Train to Madurai, fly, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Palani (PLNI) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
  2. Fly from Madurai (IXM) to Madras (MAA) IXM - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY)

$30 - $185

Train to Salem, fly, train  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Palani (PLNI) to Salem Junction (SA)
  2. Fly from Salem (SXV) to Madras (MAA) SXV - MAA
  3. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY)

$34 - $209

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Palani to Tirupati is to bus which costs ₹700 - ₹1,200 and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Palani to Tirupati is to taxi which costs ₹5,000 - ₹6,500 and takes 6 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Palani to Tirupati. However, there are services departing from Palani and arriving at Tirupathi via Dindigul. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Palani to Tirupati. However, there are services departing from Palani (PLNI) and arriving at Tirupati (TPTY) via Katpadi Junction (KPD). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 33 min.

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The distance between Palani and Tirupati is 410 km. The road distance is 480.2 km.

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The best way to get from Palani to Tirupati without a car is to train which takes 10 h 33 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹2,600.

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It takes approximately 10 h 33 min to get from Palani to Tirupati, including transfers.

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Palani to Tirupati bus services, operated by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation, depart from Palani station.

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Map of how to get from Palani to Tirupati.
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  • Distance: 256.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from Palani to Tirupati via Katpadi Junction (KPD) in around 10 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Palani to Tirupati via Dindigul in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Coimbatore to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Madurai to Madras
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Salem to Madras
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $170
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Palani (PLNI) to Katpadi Junction (KPD)
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Katpadi Junction (KPD) to Tirupati (TPTY)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Palani (PLNI) to Madurai Junction (MDU)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Palani (PLNI) to Salem Junction (SA)
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Palani to Dindigul
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
keralartc.com
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Dindigul to Tirupathi
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
tnstc.in
KSRTC
Website
ksrtc.in
Bus from Bengaluru Kempegowda to Tirupathi
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
ksrtc.in
Standard
$4 - $8
Other operators
Taxi from Palani to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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