There are 6 ways to get from Tirupati to Rameswaram by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  13 h 41 min

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

$12 - $17

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Train  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Rameswaram (RMM) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$14 - $23

Taxi  •  9 h

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Rameswaram 373.3 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  9 h

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Rameswaram 373.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly from Tirupati, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Madurai (IXM) TIR - IXM
  2. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$48 - $228

Train to Madras, fly, train  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  3. Take the train from Madurai Junction (MDU) to Rameswaram (RMM)

$30 - $185

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Rameswaram is to bus which costs ₹850 - ₹1,300 and takes 13 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Rameswaram is to taxi which costs ₹9,000 - ₹11,000 and takes 9 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirupati to Rameswaram. However, there are services departing from Tirupathi and arriving at Rameswaram via Vellore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tirupati (TPTY) and arriving at Rameswaram (RMM). Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18 h 35 min.

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The distance between Tirupati and Rameswaram is 484 km. The road distance is 597.2 km.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Rameswaram without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 41 min and costs ₹850 - ₹1,300.

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It takes approximately 13 h 41 min to get from Tirupati to Rameswaram, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Tirupati to Rameswaram.
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  • Distance: 302.2 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 41 min

What companies run services between Tirupati, India and Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, India?

You can take a bus from Tirupati to Rameswaram via Vellore in around 13 h 41 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Rameswaram 4 times a week. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 18 h 35 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
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
Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Rameswaram
Ave. Duration
9 h
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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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