Free Buses

Commute in Tirumala

The Free bus services, operated by TTD in Tirumala are known as "Dharma Radhams".

There are 12 such buses that pass through cottages, choultries, temples and other places in Tirumala, at a frequency of every 3 minutes in the prescribed time slots.

During Brahmotsavams

  • 12 free buses operated in Tirumala on 24x7 basis, about 300 trips ferrying almost 80,000 persons daily.

Free Buses in Tirupati

APSRTC runs free buses from the Tirupati Railway station to Alipiri, with a frequency of 30 minutes.

Pilgrims who intend to walk up the hills to Tirumala can use these buses.

  •  Railway Station to Alipiri
  •  Railway Station to Srivari Mettu.


Dharma Radham, Tirumala