Pallikondeswarar Temple, Surutapalli – Connectivity
The Temple is located at about 2 Kms from Uthukottai, 2 Kms from Uthukottai Bus Stand, 11 Kms from Nagalapuram, 15 Kms from Ramagiri, 26 Kms from Thiruvallur, 29 Kms from Thiruvallur Railway Station, 74 Kms from Tirupati, 60 Kms from Chennai and 72 Kms from Chennai Airport. This Temple is situated on the Tamil Nadu-Andhra Pradesh Border. This village is on the Chennai-Tirupati route. Some of the APSRTC buses stop just outside the temple. A person travelling from Chennai has to cross Poondi and Uthukottai. Surutapalli is midway between Uthukottai and Nagalapuram.
Suruttuppalli can be reached through two routes. Via Redhills, Karanodai, Periyapalayam and Uthukottai. In the Chennai – Kolkata Grand North Trunk (GNT) Road you can go upto Karanodai bridge / Toll Plaza and immediately after that you can take the road on the left that goes via Periyapalayam, Uthukottai, Nagalapuram to Thirupathi. From Uthukottai, the temple is just 2 Kms away and is on the main road itself. It is at the end of the Uthukottai town which is the border between Tamilnadu and Andhra states and the temple is in the Andhra state territory. You can also come via Thiruvallur and Poondi to Uthukottai.