There are 8 ways to get from Tirupati to Tirunelveli by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  13 h 6 min

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

$25 - $35

Cheapest option

Train  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Tirunelveli (TEN) Kcg Ncj Exp

$14 - $23

6 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Tirunelveli 414.6 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Tirunelveli 414.6 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Tirupati to Tuticorin  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Tuticorin (TCR) TIR - TCR

$66 - $270

Train to Madras, fly to Tuticorin  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Tuticorin (TCR) MAA - TCR

$37 - $247

Train to Madras, fly to Trivandrum, bus  •  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 the bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli

$49 - $190

Train to Bengaluru, fly to Tuticorin  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Bangalore Cant (BNC)
  2. Fly from Bengaluru (BLR) to Tuticorin (TCR) BLR - TCR

$70 - $299

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Tirunelveli is to train which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,600 and takes 15 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Tirunelveli is to train and fly which costs ₹2,500 - ₹17,000 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between Tirupati and Tirunelveli is 578 km. The road distance is 663.4 km.

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It takes approximately 13 h 6 min to get from Tirupati to Tirunelveli, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tirupati (TPTY) and arriving at Tirunelveli (TEN). Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 33 min.

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

You can take a bus from Tirupati to Tirunelveli via Tirupathi and Chennai in around 13 h 6 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Tirunelveli once a week. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 15 h 33 min.

Airlines
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tirupati to Tuticorin via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Tirupati to Tuticorin via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $440
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 Bengaluru to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Tuticorin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
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
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Trivandrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
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
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Chennai to Nellai
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Book at
redbus.in
Bus from Thiruvananthapuram to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
redbus.in
Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Tirunelveli
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
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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