There are 10 ways to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Cumbum
  3. Take a taxi from Cumbum to Sabarimala

$48 - $62

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Thrisur (TCR) Ndls-Tvc Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trissur to Kattappana

$33 - $51

8 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Alappuzha (ALLP) Swarna Jayanti
  2. Take a taxi from Alappuzha (ALLP) to Sabarimala

$64 - $87

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Sabarimala 398.7 miles

$65 - $95

Train to Madras, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Kochi (COK) MAA - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Sabarimala

$86 - $221

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, taxi  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Trivandrum (TRV) MAA - TRV
  3. Take a taxi from Trivandrum to Sabarimala

$115 - $271

Train to Madras, fly to Madurai, taxi  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM
  3. Take a taxi from Madurai to Sabarimala

$90 - $246

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  11 h 35 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 Sabarimala

$124 - $356

Train to Madras, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  3. Take a taxi from Coimbatore to Sabarimala

$131 - $246

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Bangalore Cant (BNC)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Kochi (COK) BLR - COK
  3. Take a taxi from Kochi to Sabarimala

$97 - $283

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala is to train and bus which costs ₹2,200 - ₹3,600 and takes 17 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala is to train and fly and taxi which costs ₹5,500 - ₹16,000 and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The distance between Tirupati and Sabarimala is 532 km. The road distance is 638 km.

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It takes approximately 14 h 49 min to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Tirupati to Sabarimala. However, you can take the taxi to Tirupathi, take the bus to Chennai, take the bus to Cumbum, then take the taxi to Sabarimala. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tirupati to Sabarimala via Thrisur (TCR), Trissur, and Kattappana in around 17 h 15 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Kochi via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Bengaluru to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $310
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Bengaluru to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Bengaluru to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $180
AirAsia India
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Bengaluru to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Vistara
Website
airvistara.com
Flights from Madras to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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
Helitrans
Website
helitrans.no
Flights from Bengaluru to Kochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Thrisur (TCR)
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Bangalore Cant (BNC)
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Cumbum
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation
Website
ksrtconline.com
Bus from Trissur to Kattappana
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
keralartc.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cumbum to Sabarimala
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28

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