How to Reach NelloreOn the banks of Penna River, Nellore in Andhra Pradesh rests as a city that dates its existence to the period of Mauryan empire. Nellore is rich in art and literature and has attracted cultural minds since ages. Even tourist attractions like Udayagiri Fort, Venkatagiri Fort and Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple are examples of artistic brilliance that once dominated Nellore. The city is well connected by road and rail.
How to Reach Nellore by Air
Visitors to Nellore can take a flight till Tiruparti Airport, the nearest airport to Nellore. However, as limited flights serve Tirupati Airport, one can take a flight till Chennai from anywhere in India to go to Nellore. Private and prepaid taxis are available for Nellore from Chennai Airport. Flying till Hyderabad and then boarding another flight from Hyderabad to Tirupati can be considered as an alternative option.
How to Reach Nellore by Road
A number of buses ply from Chennai and Hyderabad to Nellore. Private luxury buses ply between Hyderabad and Nellore at frequent intervals, while mostly Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation buses connect Chennai with Nellore. One can also drive for three hours from Chennai to Nellore.
How to Reach Nellore by Rail
Nellore Railway Station connects the city to most parts of India. Frequent trains to Nellore are available from Chennai, Hyderabad, Tirupati and other places of Andhra Pradesh. So Nellore can be reached easily by train. Local vehicles from outside the station are available for commuting within the city.
How to reach Nellore by Air
The nearest International Airport from Nellore is Chennai International Airport, roughly five hour drive from Nellore. The Airport is well connected to major cities like Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur and Kochi via Spice Jet, Jet Konnect, Indigo, Air India, Air India Express and Sri Lankan Airlines etc.
How to reach Nellore by Rail
The town has its own Railway Station named as Nellore Railway Station. It is well connected to the major cities like New Delhi, Chennai, Howrah, Kanyakumari and Hyderabad via G T Express, Circar Express, HWH MYS Special and Himsagar Express.
How to reach Nellore by Road
Nellore is 15 Kms from Veguru, 32 Kms from Batra Kagollu, 37 Kms from Purini, 59 Kms from Kavali, 112 Kms from Kandukur, 178 Kms from Chennai, 179 Kms from Kadapa, 281 Kms from Vijayawada, 291 Kms from Puttaparthi and 383 Kms from Bangalore. Nellore is well connected by the above cities by Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) and some private travel services.
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