Tirumala Express connects the holy city of Tirupati with the coastal city of Vishakapatnam.
Tirumala Express No. 7487 runs from Tirupati to the coastal city of Vishakapatnam. This is a daily frequency train. This train consists of 2nd AC, 3rd AC and Sleeper berths. Hence, you can choose to travel in comfort or you can choose to save money by compromising on luxury. This train leaves Tirupati at 8.50 PM and reaches its destination- Vishakapatnam at 10.55 AM. The entire journey takes 14 hours and 5 minutes. The train is a mail express train.
Hence, it is not surprising that the train makes 35 stops before reaching the destination. The total distance traveled is 736 kms. Tatkal tickets are available and are very useful for those who wish to travel to Vizagh in a hurry. The fare for this train is Rs. 1047 for 2nd AC tickets, Rs. 764 for 3rd AC tickets and Rs. 282 for Sleeper tickets.
Tirumala Express No. 7488 runs from Vishakapatnam to Tirupati. This train too consists of two types of AC coaches and numerous Sleeper coaches. This daily train begins its journey at 1.50 PM and reaches its destination at 5 AM. The train travels at 15 hours 10 minutes and makes 32 stops
Some important stops include Rajamundri, Vijaywada, Nellore, Gudur and Renigunta junctions.