Tirumala has direct bus services from Tirupati with a frequency of a bus in every 2 minutes.
It also has direct buses from Chennai, Bengaluru and Vellore. Paid taxis and private bus
operators also ply buses from nearby cities such as Chennai, Hyderabad, Visakapatnam and
Bangalore to Tirupati.
Automobile Clinic - In case of vehicle breakdowns on the ghat roads,
TTD offers service through its automobile clinic levying certain charges
on case to case basis. The pilgrims can either report at Toll Gates of Alipiri or
GNC in Tirumala or contact 0877-2263636 for immediate help. A mechanic will be sent in a mobile
van equipped with spares, to attend to the problem by TTD transport department.
Buses and other transport are banned on ghat road
from Tirupati to Tirumala between 12 AM and 3 AM.