TTD has launched a package tour to take you to the temples round Tirupati. The bus starts from the Central Reception Office, Tirumala at 06:00 hrs every day and returns the same day at 13:20 hrs to Tirupati.
You will be taken to these temples:
Sri Venugopalaswami Temple, Karvetinagaram
Sri Vedanarayanaswami Temple, Nagalapuram
Sri Kalyana Venkateswaraswami Temple, Narayanavanam
Sri Padmavathi Temple, Tiruchanoor
The bus fare is:
Rs 80.00 for adults (which includes special darshan)
Rs 40.00 for kids
Notice : Pilgrims who make use of this facility are given annaprasadam.
Native Temples Tour
TTD has introduced the Alayadarsanam facility to allow pilgrims to visit the sacred shrines in and round Tirupati. These buses operate every day and start at 0600 hrs, 1000 hrs and 1400 hrs, from the choultry behind the Tirupati railway station.
You will be taken to those temples:
Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, Tiruchanoor
Sri Kalyana Venkateswara Swami temple, Srinivasa Mangapuram
Sri Agastheeswaraswami Temple, Thondavada
Sri Hare Krishna Temple(ISKCON), Tirupati
Sri Kapileswaraswami Temple, Tirupati
Sri Kodanda Ramaswami Temple, Tirupati
Sri Govindarajaswami Temple, Tirupati
The bus fare is:
Rs 30.00 for adults (which includes a special darshan)
Rs 15.00 for children
The bus that starts at 14:00 hrs will halt at the Regional Science Centre.
‘Journey as you Like’ Bus Service
APSRTC runs a each day ‘Journey as you like’ bus service from Tirumala to Papavinasanam, covering necessary locations on the way in which like Akasha Ganga and Japali Venugopala Swamy temple.
Fare: Rs. 10.00 per head(Rs.20.00 for up&down)
Frequency: Each half-hour, from 05:00 hrs to 1945 hrs.
Direct Bus Service to Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, Tiruchanoor
There’s a direct bus service from Tirupati to the Sri Padmavathi Ammavari Temple, Tiruchanoor.
Fare: Rs.5.00 per head
Frequency: Every 30 minutes, from 05:00 to 20:00 hrs.
Several Tour operators from Bangalore are conducting regular Tirupati Balaji Darshan bus packages which includes accommodation, darshan ticket, and food.
Balaji Tour Packages is conducting these packages on a daily basis and has three types of general packages which includes Volvo Bus, Volvo Multiaxle Bus, and Hitech Sleeper packages.
They also has ITDC special darshan package. This package is not available on the weekends. General packages which are available in the weekends but the package cost will be more than that of other days.