Travel from Tirupati to Karaikal

Bus or train from Tirupati to Karaikal?

RedBus operates a bus from Tirupati to Karaikal twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. RedBus also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Karaikal once a week. Tickets cost $9 - $21 and the journey takes 10 h 30 min.

How to get from Tirupati to Karaikal

From Tirupati taxi to Tirupathi, bus to Chennai, then bus to Karaikal. 9 h 49 min ₹2,071. From Tirupati taxi to Renigunta Junction (RU) then train to Karaikal (KIK). 10 h 40 min ₹1,790. From Tirupati taxi to Karaikal. 5 h 8 min ₹9,379. From Tirupati drive to Karaikal. 5 h 8 min ₹2,803. From Tirupati taxi to Tirupati airport, fly to Pondicherry airport, taxi to Puducherry, then bus to Karaikal. 7 h 42 min ₹8,940.

Operators from Tirupati to Karaikal