There are 7 ways to get from Tirupati to Shivamogga by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Vellore
  2. Take the bus from Vellore to Bangalore
  3. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shimoga

$18 - $27

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Train  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) Howrah Yesvantpur Exp / ...
  2. Take the train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Shimoga (SME) Sbc-Smet Sf Exp

$10 - $31

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Train, bus  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC) Sheshadri Exp / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangalore to Shimoga

$13 - $27

Taxi  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Shivamogga 314.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Shivamogga 314.8 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Tirupati to Bengaluru, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Bengaluru (BLR) TIR - BLR
  2. Take the train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Shimoga (SME)

$38 - $166

Train to Madras, fly to Mangalore, taxi  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Mangalore (IXE) MAA - IXE
  3. Take a taxi from Mangalore to Shivamogga

$94 - $460

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No, there is no direct bus from Tirupati to Shivamogga. However, there are services departing from Tirupathi and arriving at Shimoga via Vellore and Bangalore. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tirupati to Shivamogga. However, there are services departing from Tirupati (TPTY) and arriving at Shimoga (SME) via Yasvantpur Junction (YPR). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 28 min.

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The distance between Tirupati and Shivamogga is 417 km. The road distance is 503.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Shivamogga without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 57 min to get from Tirupati to Shivamogga, including transfers.

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

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Tirupati to Shivamogga train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tirupati (TPTY) station.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Shivamogga is to bus which takes 12 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 28 min.

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The quickest flight from Tirupati Airport to Bengaluru Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Tirupati to Shivamogga bus services, operated by RedBus, arrive at Shimoga station.

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Map of how to get from Tirupati to Shivamogga.
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  • Distance: 260.8 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Tirupati to Shivamogga via Vellore and Bangalore in around 12 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tirupati to Shivamogga via Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) in around 13 h 28 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tirupati to Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $140
Flights from Madras to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Madras to Mangalore via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Mangalore
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Train operators
Indian Railways
Website
indianrail.gov.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Ksr Bengaluru (SBC)
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Yasvantpur Junction (YPR)
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $16
Book at
irctc.co.in
Train from Yasvantpur Junction (YPR) to Shimoga (SME)
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
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
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Vellore
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Vellore to Bangalore
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Bangalore to Shimoga
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Shivamogga
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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Tirupati to Shivamogga train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Shimoga (SME) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirupati to Shivamogga is 504 km. It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to drive from Tirupati to Shivamogga.

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IndiGo Airlines offers flights from Tirupati Airport to Bengaluru Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Shivamogga. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Tirupati Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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