There are 6 ways to get from Tirupati to Swāmimalai by train, bus, taxi, 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

Train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Kumbakonam (KMU) Tpty Rmm Exp

$7 - $19

5 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Chennai
  2. Take the bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam

$27 - $38

Taxi  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Swāmimalai 213.4 miles

$55 - $65

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Swāmimalai 213.4 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Madras, fly, taxi  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) MAA - TRZ
  3. Take a taxi from Tiruchirapalli to Swāmimalai

$46 - $159

Fly from Tirupati, taxi  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Tiruchirapalli (TRZ) TIR - TRZ
  2. Take a taxi from Tiruchirapalli to Swāmimalai

$62 - $232

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Swāmimalai is to train which costs ₹500 - ₹1,300 and takes 10 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Swāmimalai is to taxi which takes 5 h 3 min and costs ₹3,700 - ₹4,500.

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The distance between Tirupati and Swāmimalai is 298 km. The road distance is 341 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to get from Tirupati to Swāmimalai, including transfers.

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

Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Swāmimalai 3 times a week. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 10 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tirupati to Swāmimalai via Tirupathi, Chennai, and Kumbakonam in around 10 h 33 min.

Airlines
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Tiruchirapalli
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $210
Flights from Tirupati to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Tirupati to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Tirupati to Tiruchirapalli via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
SriLankan Airlines
Website
srilankan.com
Flights from Tirupati to Tiruchirapalli via Hyderabad, Colombo
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $3,700
Train operators
Bus operators
RedBus
Website
redbus.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Chennai
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Kumbakonam
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Swāmimalai
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Fast Track Call Taxi
Website
fasttracktirupati.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 877 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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