Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) buses are the primary mode of public transport in Bangalore. As of September 2019, BMTC operates a fleet of 6023 buses and has a daily ridership of 35.8 lakh.
How many Ksrtc buses are there in Karnataka?
It operates with a total fleet of 24,138 buses (Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation-8657, NEKRTC-4343, NWKRTC-4716, BMTC–6422). It transports, on an average, 74.57 lakh passengers per day.
Is BMTC bus available in Bangalore?
According to a statement released by BMTC, 2,000 buses will operate across major traffic routes in Bengaluru city. … The bus service will operate between 6 am and 7 pm every day. To avoid the use of cash, the BMTC will provide QR code-based digital ticketing in all its buses.
Is Ksrtc a BMTC?
To this day BMTC still remains a division of KSRTC. The profits earned by BMTC are used to cover the losses from the NWKRTC and NEKRTC divisions of KSRTC.
How much does a BMTC bus cost?
The minimum charge for a ticket to travel up to 2 kilometres is now set at Rs 5, while the same will be Rs 10 to travel up to 4 kilometres. Further, the new fare chart indicates Rs 15 will be charged to travel a distance of 5 to 6 kilometres, while the maximum fare (above 41 kilometres) will be Rs 30.
Are buses operating in Bangalore?
The BMTC is operating 4,570 buses every day and the ridership has crossed 14 lakh. However, there is no demand for the AC bus services. The BMTC has restricted AC bus services to Airport routes. Currently, 35 Vayu Vajra Services are being operated to the Kempegowda International Airport.
Is Bangalore airport bus running?
COVID19: Bangalore Airport Bus Services
The BMTC has been running skeleton services because of the Corona COVID-19 restrictions. The bus operations are presently restricted to 12 hours, from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. … Each bus will carry only 30 passengers. Passengers can board the bus only if seats are available.
Are Volvo buses running in Bangalore now?
BMTC is now operating 5,272 of it 6,537 buses. “Around 1,700 buses are not operational because of less demand. This includes 700 Volvo buses and 1,000 old buses which need to be scrapped. Of 860 Volvo buses, only 150 are operational.
Is there weekend curfew in Bangalore?
Owing to the night curfew, Bengaluru Namma Metro has also revised its timings. … Earlier, the night curfew began from 10 pm onwards in the state. According to the new guidelines, the weekend curfew will be in effect from 9 pm on Fridays till 5 am on Mondays, beginning August 6 to 16.
Can we track BMTC bus?
BMTC Bus Live Tracking Bengaluru
MyBMTC app can now be used to track BMTC Bus real time. In a month the app was downloaded by more than 65,000 people on Android. The MyBMTC app is now linked to Google Maps to give traffic-based information on when the bus will reach its destination.
Is Ksrtc buses running today in Karnataka 2021?
Karnataka Unlock News Today July 9, 2021: The KSRTC will resume its services from Bengaluru, Mangaluru, Mysuru and Puttur in the state to select places in Kerala and follow complete Covid-19 protocol. … Notably, the Karnataka state-run KSRTC suspended inter-state bus services amid the second wave of Coronavirus in April.