Top 10 Best Terminus and Bus Stations of India
Bus stations also known as bus depot are usually a place for intercity or states buses stop to pick up and drop off passengers. There are list of major bus stations in India such as Pandit Nehru bus station,Inter State Bus Terminals and Kempegowda Bus Station.
GSRTC Bus Station at Gita Mandir, Ahmedabad
Geeta Mandir Bus Station is well-equipped with all modern facilities, giving it airport-like feel to enhance the travelling experience of Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC)passengers. Gujarat Chief Minister Smt Anandiben Patel inaugurated this world-class Bus Station at Geeta Mandir in Ahmedabad.
Vadodara Bus Station, Vadodara
Vadodara Central Bus Station is the most modern bus stand in India with airport like terminal serving the city of Vadodara in Gujarat. The Vadodara bus station was Inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Called the Ved Transcube Plaza, it has the Vadodara Central Bus Terminal as well as a commercial complex. The terminus handles over 800 buses and as many as 28,000 to 35,000 passengers daily.
Kempegowda Bus Station, Bangalore
Kempegowda Bus Station is located opposite the Bangalore City Railway Station and one of the largest bus station in central Bangalore. This bus station provides connectivity to almost all the areas of Bangalore. One side of the bus station is used for intra-city buses by the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) while the other side is used by out-station buses operated by various state road transport corporations. The station acquired the name Majestic Bus Station or “Majestic” from a popular cinema theatre of the same name located nearby. It was later named as Kempegowda Bus Station in honour of Kempe Gowda I, the founder of Bangalore. However, Majestic continues to be the most commonly used name for the station. Buses terminating at the station usually display signs that show “Kempegowda Bus Station” or “KBS”.
Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus, Chennai
Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus or Koyambedu Bus Terminus provide services to outstation transport and one of the modern bus terminus in India. CMBT is the largest bus terminus in Asia and also second biggest bus depot in India. It is located on the 100 feet (30 m) inner-ring road (Jawaharlal Nehru Road) in Koyambedu between SAF Games Village and the Koyambedu Vegetable Market. The terminus has 6 platforms in 3 bus fingers with 180 bus bays. It also has an idle parking area for 60 buses and can station 270 buses at any given time. Being the most important entry-exit point of the city, the terminus has a capacity to handle over 2,000 buses and 200,000 passengers a day.
Inter State Bus Terminals, Delhi
Inter State Bus Terminals or ISBT bus terminus of Delhi provide bus services to other states. Millennium Park Bus Depot of Delhi is currently the largest bus depot in the world.
Mahatma Gandhi Bus Station, Hyderabad
Mahatma Gandhi bus station or MGBS also known as the Imlibun bus station is situated at Imlibun island in the southern part of Hyderabad. MGBS is the third Largest Bus station in India. MGBS mainly serves the Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. It also serves other neighbouring states like Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu and arrive at this bus station daily.
Pandit Nehru Bus Station, Vijayawada
Pandit Nehru bus station of Vijayawada is one of the major bus stations in Andhra Pradesh state and known for The Deccan Queen of the Nizam is a notable structure at the bus station. This is one of the major bus stations in Andhra Pradesh; it was also known as Telugu Satavahana Prayana Pranganam. The bus station has an administrative block named ‘RTC House’, which is the headquarters of APSRTC.
NTR Bus Station, Guntur
NTR Bus Stand is located at Guntur and offers services to many areas within the city of Andhra Pradesh as well buses from neighboring states of Tamil Nadu, Telangana and Karnataka. NTR bus stand contains hotels,canteens,net cafes,parcel offices and other shops. This bus station is one of the 5g internet equipped bus stations in Andhra Pradesh.
KSRTC Bus Stand, Hassan
KSRTC Bus Stand at Hassan is the biggest and most modern bus stands among the tier-III cities in country. The hi-tech bus stand has unique and most modern services.
Arappalayam Bus Terminus, Madurai
Arappalayam Bus Terminus is an important mofussil bus terminus in Tamil Nadu state and provide the Moffusil bus service to Coimbatore, Tirupur and Dindigul cities. Being located on the outskirts of Madurai city, the terminus has 10 bays to handle more number of mofussil buses.The terminus is utilised by TNSTC, SETC, Kerala State Road Transport Corporation and Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation.