The distance between these two cities is around 455Kms, and can be reached in approximately 7hrs 35min.APSRTC operates close to 1 buses from Proddutur to Hyderabad. You have buses starting from 09:45 PM, till 09:45 PM. The lowest fare for these buses starts from Rs.446, and the maximum fare is around Rs.446.
APSRTC provide a number of options in the type of buses like SUPER LUXURY(NON-AC, 2 + 2 PUSH BACK) for your to choose from.
Proddatur is situated in Kadapa district in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The origin of the name is related to a story from Ramayana. According to the epic, Sri Rama on his way back from Sri Lanka after killing Ravana asked Sita to find a place for them to rest at dusk. It is believed that this place came to be known as Podduturu or Proddatur, as dusk translates to ‘poddu’ in Telugu. Proddatur is well known for its shops dealing with both cotton and gold thus giving the city the name second Bombay. Dussera festival celebrations are as grand as the festivities in Mysore and thus the place is also known as the second Mysore. A Lord Shiva Temple, believed to be consecrated by Sri Rama, is found on the banks of Penna. A Dargah belonging to a Sufi saint known as Chausain Vali Dargah is also located here.
Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh is one of the major cities of south India. A landlocked city, it is equally known for its pearls and Biriyani (an indigenous Hyderabadi cuisine). It is also one of the prominent historical cities of the country. Also called the land of Nizams, the history of Hyderabad is closely intertwined with that of the Muslim rulers of the country. A rich state in the olden times, Hyderabad attracted people from far and wide to it. Even today the remnants of its historical past are visible everywhere in the city add.