There are 7 ways to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  16 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Vellore 981T / ...
  2. Take the Bus from Vellore to Kanyakumari 283D

$12 - $24

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Train  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Kanyakumari (CAPE) Kanyakumari Exp / ...

$17 - $25

Taxi  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Kanyakumari 466.3 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Kanyakumari 466.3 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Tirupati to Trivandrum, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Trivandrum (TRV) TIR - TRV
  2. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$54 - $245

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR
  3. Take a taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari

$50 - $262

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  3. Take the train from Thiruvananthapuram Central (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)

$42 - $192

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari is to bus which costs ₹850 - ₹1,800 and takes 16 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari is to fly and train which costs ₹3,900 - ₹18,000 and takes 7 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirupati to Kanyakumari. However, there are services departing from Tirupathi and arriving at Kanyakumari via Vellore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tirupati (TPTY) and arriving at Kanyakumari (CAPE). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tirupati and Kanyakumari is 650 km. The road distance is 746.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 26 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,800.

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It takes approximately 16 h 26 min to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari, including transfers.

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

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Tirupati to Kanyakumari train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tirupati (TPTY) station.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari is to bus which takes 16 h 26 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,200 - ₹1,800 and takes 21 h 50 min.

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  • Distance: 406.2 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from Tirupati to Kanyakumari via Vellore in around 16 h 26 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Kanyakumari once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 21 h 50 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Hyderabad, Kochi
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru, Mumbai
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Air India Express
Website
airindiaexpress.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Train operators
Indian Railways
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Vellore
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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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There is no direct flight from Tirupati Airport to Trivandrum Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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Tirupati to Kanyakumari train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Kanyakumari (CAPE) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirupati to Kanyakumari is 746 km. It takes approximately 10 h 30 min to drive from Tirupati to Kanyakumari.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tirupati Airport to Trivandrum Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Kanyakumari. Prices start at $10 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Tirupati Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs ₹500 - ₹650.

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