Tirumala Ghat Road Timings and Rules


Tirumala ghat road is maintained by TTD . To ensure safety of the pilgrims , ghat road is operated only during specific timings every day. Ghat road length is 18 KMs which is under security surveillance.

Below are the timings during which vehicles will be allowed on Tirumala Ghat Road.

Vehicle Type Allowed Timings
Two wheelers / Four wheelers / Other vehicles 3 AM – 10 PM
RTC Buses 3 AM – 11 PM

Rules To be Followed on Tirumala Ghat Road:

  • Two Wheeler riders should wear helmet
  • Don’t Stop vehicles by the side of road apart from designated parking places
  • Avoid Overtaking during bends or curves
  • Specified seating capacity should be strictly followed.
  • Banned items  like non-veg, fireworks, alcohol , tobacco products , carrying weapons are not allowed to be carried in vehicles
  • Minimum travel time should not be less than 40 minutes. At the Ghat road entry point, every vehicle has to register their entry time.The travel time should be one hour or above. Otherwise, vehicles are not allowed into Tirumala.


    • License will not be verified. However we suggest you to plan to go through the Ghat road only if you are an experienced driver and has ability to drive in ghat roads. Else feel free to hire a driver in tirupati.

  1. Sir are cameras allowed in the alipiri toll gate? and also is electric small kettles allowed for boiling water as we are bringing our child?

    • Yes. It will be allowed at Alipiri Toll gate.
      Those will not be allowed only while going in darshan queue line. At alipiri no one will stop you from carrying that as its a necessary item for children.

    • Yes Sir. After entering main temple premises, you can find the counter at the left , you can just deviate from the darshan queue line and complete the thulabaram process and join back in the queue line.


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