Public transport facility is provided by individual state government for the betterment of passengers. There are four units providing public transit named Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC), North Western Karnataka Corporation (NWKRTC), North East Karnataka Road Transport Corporation (NEKRTC) and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC). Ksrtc operates bus services within Karnataka and interstate buses to Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Mumbai, Trivandrum, Vijayawada, Goa and Maharashtra. Main motive of ksrtc is to provide efficient, economic and comfortable journey to its passengers. It travels to almost 20 lakh kilometers in a day approximately.
More than 5500 buses travel to some of the states of southern India and carries 2 million passengers every day. The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) was set up in the year 1961 with 1792 buses. Airavat volvo buses (Semi sleeper and executive buses), Mayura ac buses, Rajahamsa buses, Semi deluxe and super deluxe services, Karnataka sarige, Mofussil (express and regular bus services) and mini bus services (covering city and suburban road transportation), Mayura ac, sheetal ac, Ambari ac are the types of bus services provided by KSRTC. Ksrtc Check bus fare facility provides advanced (computerized/manual) reservation benefit such selecting your bus seat from all major bus stations. KSRTC is first to offer online advance reservation network called AWATAR (Any Where Any Time Advance Reservation).
Ksrtc can also be booked online through some travel agents like kallada travels, yathra travels, sharma travels and national travels etc. Passengers having advance reservation tickets are allowed free travel from their home to the bus stations in city services. Free travel is permitted within two hours before the scheduled time of departure indicated in the advance reservation ticket. A transaction fee of rs.20 is reserved online besides reservation charges, be 25 per cent of the ticket rate if cancelled 24 hours before departure would be applicable. The refund will be 50 per cent for cancellations made in 24 hours prior to departure.You can book tickets online and check the current schedule of buses.
KSRTC online ticket booking can be done in Bangalore and other nearby area of Karnataka at booking counters and at KSRTC websites. KSRTC is well known for Ksrtc Volvo buses (low-floor) and ksrtc Volvo online booking is also available. The popular ksrtc Bangalore buses includes Bangalore- Srikalahasti, Bangalore- Belgaum , Bangalore-Mangalore , Bangalore-Mumbai, Bangalore-Chennai, Bangalore-Davanagere, Bangalore-Goa, Bangalore-Vijayawada etc. Ksrtc has a corporate office in Bangalore. Ksrtc covers all the villages of Karnataka. For ksrtc online booking enquiry call their toll free numbers.