Indian Tour Operators Promotion Council
Travel by Bus in India
Buses are the most convenient mode of transport in
India. From small villages to big cities, bus services are offered in almost
every part of the country. You may chose from luxury to local buses,
depending on your budget and requirements. In almost all states of India
State Road Transport Corporations offer bus services to public. Besides,
numerous private operators also provide buses for travelling. The public
transport corporation and private operators offer city buses as well as
buses connecting important places within the state and neighbouring states.
Usually the state transport corporation have one or more bus stands in
cities or towns depending on the population. For catching the buses you have
to reach the bus stands or terminals. From the bus stands you can board
either public transport or private bus for your desired destination by
paying reasonable fare. All the state transport bus terminals have enquiry
offices and ticket counters as well. You can gather important information
related to your journey from the officials.
For tourists, special tourist buses are offered by the private operators as
well as government transport departments. If you are looking for group tour,
buses are also offered by the private and government operators. You can book
buses from one day to one week according to your requirement from the
In India bus services are available in varied options such as express
buses, luxury buses, super deluxe, video coach, air-conditioned volvo
coaches, airport shuttle buses, local buses etc. All types of buses run in
all parts of India, but their fares differ according to comfort. Some of the
important bus services operational in India are mentioned below.
Intercity Bus Services Intercity buses run within the cities
coveing all the important places. Such services are available in national
capital New Delhi and other cities like Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata,
Interstate Bus Services Interstate bus services are available
from almost all major cities of states in India. Interstate buses run from
one state to other neighbouring states. Such bus services are available to
and from Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and
other important cities of the country. .Public road transport services and
private transportation offer luxury, deluxe or other types of buses on
Intrastate Bus Services These buses run within the important
places of the state. Intrastate bus services are available in almost all
states of India. Some example of intrastate bus services are buses running
between Jaipur and Ajmer, Hyderabad and Warrangal, Bangalore and Mangalore,
Mumbai and Aurangabad.
Airport shuttle bus services The bus service connect
different airports in India to important locations in the vicinity. For
example Indira Gandhi International Airport to Dwarka Domestic airport or
any other place in Delhi.
Indian Tour Operators Promotion Council, All Right Reserved
Any duplication of this site without prior permission is prohibited.