Boats depart roughly once a month for Port Blair in the Andaman Islands. Call or email for schedules (or check www.andamanbeacon.com). Book for the 56-hour journey (bunk ₹2500, cabin berth from ₹4960) at least two o…
Hyderabad's shiny new Metro Rail network has two lines in operation, connecting at Ameerpet, with a third line under construction. The MG Bus Station stop is handy for travellers.
One of the biggest in India, Mahatma Gandhi bus station, better known as Imlibun, has advance booking offices and connections all over the country.
English-speaking Srinu is a reliable, friendly driver for out-of-town trips. He charges around ₹3300 for an Araku Valley day trip.
Hyderabad’s massive, modern and efficient Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is 25km southwest of the city centre.
Guide Tours & Travels, a reliable car-rental option, is opposite the RTC Complex ‘out gate’.
The reservation complex at Nampally, also known as Hyderabad Deccan railway station.
Main bus stop for many destinations across the city, including Secunderbad.
The railway reservation centre is 300m south of the main station building.
The train reservation office is opposite Tirupati station's eastern end.