There are 4 ways to get from Tambaram to Tirupati by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  5 h 7 min

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

$2 - $14

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Bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Vellore
  2. Take the bus from Vellore to Tirupathi 981T / ...

$10 - $17

Taxi  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tambaram to Tirupati 93.2 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Tambaram to Tirupati 93.2 miles

$15 - $22

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No, there is no direct bus from Tambaram to Tirupati. However, there are services departing from Guduvanchery and arriving at Tirupathi via Chennai and Vellore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tambaram to Tirupati. However, there are services departing from Tambaram and arriving at Tirupati (TPTY) via Chennai Central (MAS). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Tambaram and Tirupati is 110 km. The road distance is 149.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tambaram to Tirupati without a car is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Tambaram to Tirupati, including transfers.

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Tambaram to Tirupati bus services, operated by RedBus, depart from Chennai station.

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Tambaram to Tirupati train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Chennai Central (MAS) station.

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The best way to get from Tambaram to Tirupati is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 8 min.

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

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Tambaram to Tirupati train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Tirupati (TPTY) station.

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Map of how to get from Tambaram to Tirupati.
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  • Distance: 68.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Tambaram to Tirupati 3 times a day. Tickets cost $2 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tambaram to Tirupati via Paventher Salai, Chennai, and Vellore in around 6 h 8 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Tirupathi
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tambaram to Tirupati
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Tambaram to Tirupati is 149 km. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Tambaram to Tirupati.

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