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Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh is popular for Tirumala Venkateswara Temple. Apart from being home to this popular Hindu pilgrim site, it is also known for temples like Sri Padmavathi Temple, Sri Govinda Raja Swamy Temple, Sri Kodanda Rama Swamy Temple, Sri Kalyana Venkateswara Swamy Temple and Kapilatheertham. If you are planning a visit to Tirupati from Bengaluru, here’s how you can reach it. Also Read - Road Trip: Here's How You Can Reach Rajmachi From Pune by Road

By Car

The distance between Bengaluru and Tirupati is 250 km and it can be covered in 4 to 5.5 hours, depending on the route taken and the flow of traffic. There are 3 routes that one can choose from to reach Tirupati from Bengaluru. You can opt to drive via NH4. Alternatively, you can drive via Anantapur-Tirupati Highway. The 3rd route goes via NH 46, which includes driving over 300 km. Also Read - Road Trip: Here's How You Can Reach Gokarna From Goa by Road

By Bus

There is a 5 hour bus ride to Tirumala from Bengaluru itself. The frequency of the buses is good.