There are 5 ways to get from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Paventher Salai to Urapakkam 118

$18 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Chennai
  2. Take the train from Tirusulam to Chengalpattu Msb Cgl Local

$16 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Renigunta Junction (RU) to Chengalpattu (CGL) Kcg-Cgl Exp / ...

$19 - $33

Taxi  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram 121.8 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram 121.8 miles

$19 - $29

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The distance between Tirumala and Mahabalipuram is 149 km. The road distance is 194.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram is to bus which takes 4 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 26 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirumala to Mahabalipuram is 195 km. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Mahabalipuram. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram.
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  • Distance: 93.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Tirumala, India and Mahabalipuram, India?

You can take a bus from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram via Chennai, Paventher Salai, and Urapakkam in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $14 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTC
Bus from Paventher Salai to Urapakkam
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
mtcbus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Tirumala to Mahabalipuram
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Fast Track Call Taxi
Website
fasttracktirupati.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 877 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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