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

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Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Tirupathi

$16 - $22

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY) Mas-Tpty Sapthagiri Exp / ...

$2 - $15

3 alternative options

Train via Guindy  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Tirupati (TPTY) Mas-Tpty Sapthagiri Exp / ...

$3 - $16

Taxi  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Poonamalle to Tirupati 80.9 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Poonamalle to Tirupati 80.9 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poonamalle to Tirupati is to train which costs ₹150 - ₹1,100 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poonamalle to Tirupati is to taxi which costs ₹2,000 - ₹2,500 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Poonamalle and Tirupati is 100 km. The road distance is 129.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Poonamalle to Tirupati, including transfers.

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

RedBus operates a bus from Poonamalle to Tirupati every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Poonamalle to Tirupati 3 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

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