Tirupati railway station
Indian Railway Station
|Address||Chennai-Anantpur Road, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh
|Elevation||150 m (492 ft)|
|Line(s)||Renigunta-Katpadi line, West North Line, Chennai Suburban|
|Structure type||Standard (on ground station)|
|Tracks||Broad gauge 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in)|
|Zone(s)||South Central Railway|
Tirupati Main railway station, located in the India state of Andhra Pradesh, serves Tirupati and the regular flow of large number of pilgrims visiting Tirumala Venkateswara Temple in Chittoor district.
A metre gauge line of South Indian Railway Company, opened in 1891, started from Villupuram in South Arcot district and passed through Katpadi and Chittoor to Pakala. The Katpadi-Gudur line, covering Tirupati, has since been converted to broad gauge.
Tirupati Main railway station is amongst the top hundred booking stations of Indian Railway.
Tirupati travel guide from Wikivoyage
|Preceding station||Indian Railways||Following station|
|South Central Railway zone|