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How to Book TTD Special Entry Darshan Tickets Online

Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) manages the highly revered Sri Venkateswara Swamy temple. The Special Entry Darshan (300rs ticket) offers a faster, more convenient way to experience darshan.

However, the online booking process can be a bit tricky. This guide, with clear images, aims to help you book your Special Entry Darshan (300rs ticket) smoothly.

The TTD Special Entry Darshan Booking Process: A 5-Step Guide - A Step-by-Step Guide

Short Overview of Steps:

  1. Register: Create a TTD online account.
  2. Select date and time Slot: Select your preferred Special Entry Darshan date and time.
  3. Enter Pilgrim Details: Add pilgrim information (names, ages, ID proofs).
  4. Make Paymet: Complete the secure online payment (Rs. 300/ticket).
  5. Download the tickets: Save and print your darshan tickets.

Step 1: Creating a TTD Account

Visit the TTD Website:

ttd website dashboard

Locate the Login Button:

  • Look for the “Login” or “Register” button, usually located in the top right corner of the website.
click login for login or to register on ttd site

Enter Your Mobile Number:

  • Click on the “Login” button.
  • A registration form will appear. Enter your valid mobile number in the designated field.
enter mobile number to login or register on ttd site

Receive OTP:

  • After entering your mobile number, you’ll receive a One-Time Password (OTP) via SMS.

Enter OTP:

  • Enter the received OTP into the designated field in the registration form.
enter otp to login or register on ttd site

Successful Login:

  • If the OTP is correct, you will be automatically logged in to your TTD account. You should see the TTD dashboard

Step 2: Find a Slot: Select Your Preferred Special Entry Darshan Date and Time

Locate ‘Online Services’:

  • After logging in, look for a section or tab labeled “Online Services” 
how to select online services on ttd website

Find ‘Special Entry Darshan’:

  • Within the “Online Services” section, locate the “Special Entry Darshan (SED)”
select special entry darshan for ticket booking

The Virtual Queue:

    • Due to high demand, you might encounter a virtual queue before accessing the calendar.

Important Note:

  • DO NOT refresh, go back, or open new tabs while in the queue. You risk being logged out and losing your place.
virtual queue image on ttd site

Open the Calendar:

    • Once through the queue, the calendar will display Special Entry Darshan availability.

Understanding Availability Colors:

    • Green: Slots are available.
    • Brown: Quota is full, no slots left.
    • Blue: Booking not open yet.
    • Yellow: Slots are filling fast.
    • Slate Gray: No slots available.

Select Your Date and Time Slots:

    • Navigate the calendar and choose a date with available slots (usually marked in green).
    • Select a preferred time slot that is still available.

Step 3: Entering Pilgrim Information

Pilgrim Details Form:

    • After selecting a date and time slot, you’ll be redirected to a form to enter pilgrim details.
    • Image: Screenshot of a typical pilgrim details form.

Required Information:

    • Name: Enter each pilgrim’s full name as it appears on their government-issued ID.
    • Age: Enter each pilgrim’s age accurately.
    • Gender: Select the appropriate gender for each pilgrim.
    • ID Proof Type: Select the type of ID proof you’ll be providing from the dropdown menu (Aadhaar, Passport, etc.).
    • ID Number: Enter the ID number of each pilgrim carefully.

Important Notes:

      • Each pilgrim MUST carry the ORIGINAL ID proof used during booking to Tirumala for verification.
      • Double-check all details for accuracy before proceeding. Errors could lead to issues during darshan.
enter pligrim details for special entry darshan

Step 4: Make Payment

Available Payment Methods

    • The TTD accepts various payment methods:
      • Credit Cards (Visa, Mastercard)
      • Debit Cards (Major Indian Banks)
      • Net Banking (Most Indian Banks)
      • UPI (Popular UPI apps)

Choose Your Method:

    • Select your preferred payment method and proceed with entering the relevant details.

Follow Payment Instructions:

    • Fill in your card/net banking details or UPI ID securely. You might be redirected to your bank or UPI app for authentication.
    • Complete the payment following the on-screen prompts.


    • Wait for confirmation. Take a screenshot or save the confirmation details as proof of payment.
pay now option for special entry darshan ticket booking

Step 5: Download and Secure Your Tickets

Locate Your Tickets:

    • After successful payment, you’ll usually be redirected to a page with your Special Entry Darshan tickets.
    • Look for a “Download” or “Print” button.
    • Image: Screenshot of a ticket download page with the download/print option highlighted.

Save Your Tickets:

    • Download your tickets as a PDF or similar file.
    • Save the tickets in a secure location on your computer or mobile device.
download tickets in ttd site for special entry darshan


Booking your TTD Special Entry Darshan tickets online can be a smooth process with a little preparation. By following these steps and understanding the TTD website, you’ll secure your darshan with ease.

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