Theertham village is about 120 kms from Bangalore on road and take about 3-4 hours of travel time. It is about 6 kms into the Andhra Pradesh from the Karnataka border. Bus/Private vehicle are the only modes of transport available to reach this place. Nearest railway station to Theertham is Kuppam.
Different routes to reach Theertham village from Bangalore/Chennai/Tirupati.
Bangalore - Hosakote - Kolar - Mulbagal - Theertham.
Bangalore - Hosakote - Kolar - Mulbagal - Palamaner - Baireddipalle - Theertham.
Chennai - Tirupati - Chittoor - Palamaner - Baireddipalle - Theertham.
Chennai - Kuppam (Train) - V.Kota - Devadoddi - Theertham.
Route marked in bold represent National highway - NH4. Woodys is a decent restaurant en-route near Kolar medical college for having breakfast.
For people intending to travel in private vehicles, can use the bypass road at Mulbagal and take a right turn towards K.Baipalle (Karnataka-AP border). From K.Baipalle, Theertham is about 6 kms.
People intending to travel by bus can board KSRTC/APSRTC buses towards Tirupati/Chittoor and get down at Palamaner. From Palamaner bus-stand, there are plenty of buses towards V.Kota/Kuppam. Devotees are requested to get down at Devadoddi(3 kms from Theertham) and use private auto rickshaws to reach Theertham.
Location Map of Theertham Village (Click to see dynamic map)