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Recommended option

Fly Tirupati to Trivandrum, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. TIR - TRV

$55 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 8 min

$17 - $28

5 alternative options

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, train  •  9 h 49 min

  1. MAA - TRV

$42 - $193

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  8 h 11 min

  1. MAA - TCR

$52 - $264

Train  •  21 h 20 min

  1. Kanyakumari Exp / ...

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  10 h 30 min

  1. 466.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  10 h 30 min

  1. 466.3 miles

$75 - $110

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

You can take a bus from Tirupati to Kanyakumari via Bengaluru Kempegowda, Bangalore, and Nagercoil in around 21 h 8 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Kanyakumari once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 21 h 20 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tirupati to Trivandrum via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 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
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
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
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Trivandrum Cntl (TVC) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Kanyakumari (CAPE)
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
KSRTC
Website
ksrtc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Bengaluru Kempegowda
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
ksrtc.in
Standard
$4 - $9
Other operators
Taxi from Tuticorin to Kanyakumari
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tirupati and Kanyakumari is 650 km. The road distance is 746 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,900 and takes 21 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari is to fly and train which takes 7 h 29 min and costs ₹3,700 - ₹17,000.

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 20 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Tirupati to Kanyakumari, including transfers.