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Accommodation and local hospitality are taken care of by the organisers.

How to Reach


The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) run many buses connecting Prasanthi Nilayam directly to several major cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Tirupati, Chennai and Mangalore. The Prasanthi Nilayam bus terminal is located just opposite the main gate of this spiritual township, and has a fully computerised reservation counter of the APSRTC. Phone: (08555) 287210. The KSRTC reservation counter is located in the building adjacent to the bus terminal towards the left. Phone: (08555) 288938.


The Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam (SSPN) railway station is located 8 kilometres from this township. However, a computerised railway reservation counter is located at the bus terminal itself. Phone: (08555) 287355. New Delhi, Mumbai, Bhubaneswar, Bengaluru, Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, Chennai, Coimbatore, Vijayawada are some of the important cities that are directly connected to Prasanthi Nilayam via rail. For further details, contact the Station Master, Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam. Phone: (08555) 280125. For more information regarding railway services, go


The nearest major airport is the Bengaluru (Bangalore) International Airport located about 120 kilometres from Prasanthi Nilayam. For more information, visit


FiNSTA has a tie up with Star alliance members.


The Star Alliance member airlines are pleased to be appointed as the Official Airline Network for FiNSTA'14. Click Here to obtain discounted booking.

Registered participants plus one accompanying person travelling to the event can qualify for a discount of up to 20%, depending on fare and class of travel booked.

The participating airlines for FiNSTA'14 are:

1. ANA
2. Adria Airways
3. Aegean Airlines
4. Air Canada
5. Air China
6. Air India
7. Air New Zealand
8. Asiana Airlines
9. Austrian Airlines
10. Brussels Airlines
11. Copa Airlines
12. Croatia Airlines
13. EVA Airways
14. EgyptAir
15. Ethiopian Airlines
16. LOT Polish Airlines
17. Lufthansa
19. Scandinavian Airlines
20. Shenzhen Airlines
21. Singapore Airlines
22. South African Airways
23. TAP Portugal
24. THAI
25. Turkish Airlines
26. United

Discounts are offered on most published business and economy class fares, excluding website/internet fares, senior and youth fares, group fares and Round the World fares. When making your travel plans please present confirmation of your registration or proof of attendance for FiNSTA.