There are 4 ways to get from Tirupati to Vellore by bus, train, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Tirupati, India and Vellore, India?
SETC operates a bus from Tirupati to Vellore every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Vellore every 3 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.
Train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Katpadi Junction (KPD)
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 30 min
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- $2 - $15
- Book at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Tirupati to Vellore?
The distance between Tirupati and Vellore is 86 km. The road distance is 107 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Vellore?
The cheapest way to get from Tirupati to Vellore is to bus which costs ₹310 - ₹430 and takes 2 h 30 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Tirupati to Vellore?
The quickest way to get from Tirupati to Vellore is to taxi which takes 1 h 32 min and costs ₹1,800 - ₹2,200.
Is there a direct bus between Tirupati and Vellore?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tirupati and arriving at Vellore. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.
How long does it take to get from Tirupati to Vellore?
The bus from Tirupati to Vellore takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.