Direct flights to Tirupati are available from Hyderabad and only.
We can reach Chittoor through Train or Bus and we can reach Kanipakam through Bus from Chittoor.
No Direct trains are there from Kolkata to Kanipakam they have to reach either Tirupati or Chittoor and from there they can reach kanipakam by Bus.
(Key: 1A=First Class A/C; 2A=2-tier A/C Sleeper; 3A=3-tier A/C Sleeper;
CC=A/C Chair Car; FC=First Class; SL= Sleeper Class; II=Second Class Seat)
Note: The train timings and fares are updated regularly on this site. However, please do cross-check with the Railways.
You can also use the Rail cum Road facility.
Kanipakam is 1700Kms from Kolkata, they can reach Tirupati by Bus and they can reach the Kanipakam, by Bus.
APSRTC runs daily buses between Tirupati and Kanipakam. The types of buses are: Express/ Luxury/ Hi-tech/ AC Sleeper Coach.
The AC Sleeper Coach is comfortable as the bus is fitted with Air Suspension for effective shock absorption. Magazines and bedding are provided free of cost. Snacks, soft drinks and mineral water are provided against payment. There is an attendant to serve passengers.