The world famous pilgrimage center
Mantralaya is well connected to other prominent cities of India. For
the benefit of devotees we are listing details of how Mantralayam can
be reached through rail and road.
Hyderabad is the airport closest to Mantralaya. It is about 240 K.M
from Mantralaya. From there one can reach Mantralaya by rail or road.
Another alternative airport is Puttaparthi. From here too, one can
reach Mantralaya by rail or road.
The train station, called Mantralayam Road, is located about 15 K.M
away from Mantralaya. Locally, it is also known as Tungabhadra. This
station is located on the Madras (Chennai) – Bombay (Mumbai) train
route, as well as the Bangalore – Bombay route. Most major trains
running on this route stop at this station. From the station devotees
can reach the Matha through public buses, which run fairly frequently.
The fare is Rs. 6.50. In addition, there are plenty of other private
vehicles available for the convenience of devotees. The closest train
junction is Guntakal.
Mantralaya is the last town in the Yemminganooru taluk of Kurnool
distict in Andhra Pradesh. Once you cross the Tungabhadra river you
are in Karnataka. There are direct buses connecting Mantralaya to most
major towns and cities in Andhra and Karnataka.