Chittoor is a city in Andhra Pradesh, very close to the famous temple of Lord Balaji at Tirupati. Surrounded by mango and tamarind groves, Chittoor is also close to Horsely Hills and to 2 eminent wildlife sanctuaries. There are numerous places to see in and around Chittoor. If you are planning a trip from Bangalore to Chittoor, here’s how you can reach it.

By Car

The distance between Bangalore and Chittoor is 178.4 km and it can be covered in 3.5 to 5 hours depending on the route you choose and the flow of traffic. There are 3 routes that one can choose from to reach Chittoor from Bangalore. The shortest route includes driving via NH4. An alternate route goes via NH7 and NH 46. The third route includes driving through NH219 and NH4.

By Bus

One can get buses to Tirupati from Bangalore and then a connecting bus to Chittoor.