The distance between Chennai and Tirupati is 163 kms and required time is 4 hrs.
The best route from Chennai to Tirupati is Gumnipoondi-Tada-Kalahasti-Tirupati. The roads till Tada are 4 lanes and exceptionally smooth, from Tada to Tirupati are 2 way lanes but smooth roads though they have quite a few speed breakers that might irritate you. You can easily enjoy a Chennai to Tirupati taxi service with Chennai car rentals and get going. The route does not have a lot of snack stalls, so kindly either carry your snacks or leave fully satisfied. A beautiful pilgrimage city in Andhra Pradesh is famous for its Thirumala temple and more. Tirupati is home to some of the richest temples in India. The city also has a number of waterfalls, a national park and many temples.