There are 11 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.

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Bus, taxi  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Rajapalayam 990Ud
  2. Take a taxi from Rajapalayam to Sabarimala

$62 - $92

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Train, bus  •  16 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Villupuram Junction (VM) Tpty-Mq Pamani Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Villupuram to Vandiperiyar

$24 - $40

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Train, taxi  •  17 h 30 min

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

$58 - $81

Train, taxi via Kollam Junction (QLN)  •  18 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Kollam Junction (QLN) Ndls-Tvc Kerala Exp / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Kollam Junction (QLN) to Sabarimala

$69 - $92

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 29 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

$80 - $215

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, taxi  •  10 h 11 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

$109 - $265

Train to Madras, fly to Madurai, taxi  •  9 h 44 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

$84 - $240

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin, taxi  •  11 h 45 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

$118 - $345

Train to Madras, fly to Coimbatore, taxi  •  11 h 22 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

$120 - $245

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Kochi, taxi  •  12 h 10 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

$93 - $278

Questions & Answers

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

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 17 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 50 min to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirupati to Sabarimala is 638 km. It takes approximately 9 h 25 min to drive from Tirupati to Sabarimala.

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Air India Limited, Vistara, Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Madras Airport to Kochi Airport.

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There are 225+ hotels available in Sabarimala. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tirupati to Sabarimala.
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  • Distance: 332.5 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 50 min

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

There is no direct connection from Tirupati to Sabarimala. However, you can take the bus to Rajapalayam then take the taxi to Sabarimala. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Tirupati to Sabarimala via Villupuram Junction (VM), Villupuram, and Vandiperiyar in around 16 h 16 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 Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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 20 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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 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
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 2 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 5 min
When
Every day
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 Villupuram Junction (VM)
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Alappuzha (ALLP)
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Kollam Junction (QLN)
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $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 - $14
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Bangalore Cant (BNC)
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Rajapalayam
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $17
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Other operators
Taxi from Rajapalayam to Sabarimala
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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