Tirumala – How to Book Special Entry Darshan Tickets


Tirumala Special Entry Darshan (Seeghra Darshan) Ticket Booking Process

  1. Visit Tirupatibalaji Website

Open the below TTD portal, and it will have a link to redirect you to the new booking page



2. New TTD Page

You will be routed to a new TTD page, and you will be in a virtual queue for a few minutes

(TTD introduced this in September 2021 to restrict bulk bookings by agents)

3. Login Using a Mobile Phone

Once the virtual queue is done, the page will prompt for a mobile number. Provide mobile number and Captcha and hit ‘Generate OTP’.

4. Fetch OTP

6-digit OTP will be sent on the mobile provided.
Enter the same OTP and click login.

5. Availability Page

You will be routed to the Special Entry Darshan availability page.

Select the appropriate date as per your plan. (Always better to have 2 backup dates, in case the date you selected gets full before making payment)

Here are some Tips to get confirmed tickets

  • Select a date in 3rd or 4th week
  • Select weekdays (Monday – Friday)
  • Select late evening slots (after 6 PM)

6. Select the Darshan Slot

After selecting the date, select the darshan time slot

7. Select Number of People

Select the number of persons and go to the next (Maximum 6 persons in one transaction)

NOTE: The number of additional laddus & Hundi Offerings can be skipped, as both can be done at the Temple

8. Agree to Covid Rules

Read Covid norms & other rules. Check the checkbox to give your consent and then click continue

9. Fill in the Details

Fill in the below details of all the devotees on the next page.

Name, Age, Gender, Aadhar Number/Voter Card Number (Have all the details handy)

10. ID Proof

3 ID Cards can be selected for darshan.

1. Aadhar Card

2. Voter ID

3. Passport

Please note that only 1 darshan can be availed on one ID card in one month

11. Passport as ID Proof

Also, please be noted that Passport can be used as an ID card for darshan only for NRIs.

Indian residents should only use Aadhar or Voter ID cards.

12. Confirm Details

Fill in all devotee details and hit next.

The next page will give you a preview with darshan & devotee details.

Once all the details are correct, go ahead and click the ‘Pay Now button (to make payment)

13. Payment Modes

The payment page offers 3 modes of payment, as below

  • Credit/Debit Cards
  • Net Banking (Best while booking from mobile)
  • UPI (Best while booking from laptop/system)

14. Payment

Make the payment. Once the payment is done and successful, you will be redirected to the TTD website.

15. Payment Error

If you get the below error message before making payment, it’s more likely that tickets are unavailable or sold out for the date you selected.

In that case, immediately go back and select another date/time slot and continue the process

  • Select a time slot that has more than 100 tickets to get confirmed tickets
  • No need to enter all the details again, as data will be saved

16. Download the Darshan Ticket

After successful payment, you will be redirected to the TTD page, where you will see an option to download the darshan ticket like the one below.

Click ‘Download’ and save the darshan ticket on Laptop/System/Mobile.

17. Optional: Email the Ticket

You will have the option to send the ticket to your email also.

Enter your email in the ‘Email ID’ box and click ‘Send to email.’

18. SMS Confirmation

Devotees will also receive an SMS on their mobile that will have a download link to the darshan ticket

19. Download the Ticket from the Transaction History

If you miss downloading and do not get SMS on mobile, login in below website using the same mobile number used for ticket booking


Click on Transaction History

20. Download Ticket from Transaction History – Continued

Click on ‘View Receipt’ and download the ticket