After stopping the KSRTC bus services operation due to lock down, KSRTC now announced that it will start services in selected routes and only during time.
Karnataka state road transport corporation will resume operations from tomorrow i.e 19th May 2020.
What you need to know ?
KSRTC has proposed to operate 1500 buses (25% services) initially. The number of services will be increased gradually.
There will be no increase in passenger bus fares.
Buses will be operated during day only i.e from 07.00AM to 07.00PM. i.e buses will have to reach the destination within 07.00PM.
The initial service will connect Bengaluru-Shivamogga, Shivamogga-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Chikkamagaluru, Chikkamagaluru-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Davanagere, Bengaluru-Davanagere, Davanagere-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Mysuru, Mysuru-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Madikeri, Madikeri-Bengaluru.
Bengaluru-Mangaluru, Mangaluru-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Kundapura, Kundapura-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Hosapete, Hosapete-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Ballari, Ballari-Bengaluru, Bengaluru-Karwar, Bengaluru-Hubballi, Bengaluru-Sirsi, Bengaluru-Raichur, Bengaluru-Belagavi, Bengaluru-Dharward
Please check KSRTC website for updates on other routes booking.
Buses will not be operated in Containment zone.
Passengers will be allowed to travel with face mask only.
Social distancing has to be maintained in Bus stations and also in the buses.
Maximum of 30 passengers will be allowed to travel in one bus
Passengers will be allowed to board the bus only at the Bus stations.
Buses will be operated to major destinations within Karnataka state only.
Presently, Buses will not be operated to any interstate places
Presently, the Corporation will not operate any AC BUSES.
Buses will not be operated on Sundays.
Passengers will be subjected to thermal screening.
The Advance Ticket can be booked at www.ksrtc.in
Passengers are requested to carry less luggage and travel with their ID card.
Keeping in view the of safety of passengers, buses will not be stopped enroute for refreshments, hence they may carry drinking water and food.
The Passengers are requested to co-operate with the corporation and its staff.
Source : Twitter