Travel to Puttaparthy
Nilayam Township is adjacent to the village of Puttaparthi, in
Anantapur District of Andhra Pradesh, South India (Latitude 14°
North, Longitude 78°1 East). It is well-connected through Road, Rail
is located 1 km from
the Super Speciality Hospital and 6 kms from the ashram. The airport
was built in 1990 as preparation for Swami’s 70th birthday when over
3 million travellers visited the ashram from all over India and
Flights originate to and from Chennai, Mumbai and Bangalore. On rare
occasions it also offers flights to Colombo, Sri Lanka and Delhi.
Airport Office Ph : 08555-87346.
Indian Airlines Office in the ashram Ph : 08555- 287484
The Airport is
closed during summer season (April to June) when Swami is absent
The ‘Sri Sathya
Sai Prasanthi Nilayam’ railway station is located 8 kilometres from
the ashram. Reservation counter in the bus terminal just outside the
Ashram Ph : 08555-287355.Station Master, Sri Sathya Sai
Prasanthi Nilayam Ph : 08555-280125.
The Prasanthi Nilayam bus terminal is
located just opposite to Ashram. Reservation counter of the
Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC). Ph :
08555-287210. The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC)
Ph : 08555-288938 too runs bus
services connecting Prasanthi Nilayam to Bangalore and Mangalore
from this terminal. Reservation counter is located in the building
adjacent to the bus terminal towards the left.Private
Transport: There are a number of
private bus and taxi operators who ply between Prasanthi Nilayam and
cities like Bangalore, Chennai, etc. Please be advised that taxi
fares between Bangalore and Prasanthi Nilayam are in the range of Rs.
1200/- to Rs. 1500/-