Buses from BathindaToday, bus services provide the main transportation services from one city to another. Bathinda is not any exception. The services of the buses in the city are frequent and the standard is excellent. The bus services in Bathinda are run by the government as well as the private organizations. The road journey is very economical and comfortable for the traveler who is travelling in the city as well as the out of city and the state.
The bus services are also available for the people who want travel within the city, district, state and other northern states such as Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh. The bus stands in Bathinda are mostly owned by PUNBUS, a government company which manages the bus stands for the benefits of the customers.
Government Bus Services in BathindaPunjab Road Transport Corporation is the company which provides bus services within the Bathinda city. The good roads and the national highway make the journey by road very enjoyable. The buses ply in the morning at 9 am and are available till in 7 in the evening. The frequency of the buses is good and they arrive on the timely basis. The fares of the buses are very reasonable. The buses which ply between different cities are controlled by the Punjab Roadways and the PUNBUS. The Punjab Roadways was started in 1948 with just 13 buses.
Today, the government company has more than 2000 buses which are plied all over the state. Bathinda is one of the important bus stops. The other buses are controlled by PUNBUS, another Government Company. The both companies own and run various types of buses from ordinary to the luxury buses in city and state. The both companies have won several awards as they have the lowest accident record all over the country.
Some types of the buses are as follows:
- Punjab Roadways Ordinary Buses
- KMS Scheme Ordinary Buses
- PUNBUS Ordinary Buses
- Ordinary GPS enabled buses
- Super Integral or Integral Buses
- AC Buses
- Mercedes or Volvo Buses
Private Bus Services in BathindaThere are many private bus services in Bathinda, which provides bus services with the state and out of state. Some famous names in private bus services are as follows:
Mercedes Benz Bus ServicesThis bus service provides luxury buses from Bathinda to the Chandigarh. The bus service starts in the early morning at 4.55 am and the departure of the last bus is at 2 pm. The bus fare starts from Rs.401/-. This bus services provides many other buses such as NON AC Sleeper, AC Seater, AC Sleeper, Volvo AC Sleeper and Volvo AC for the benefits of the customers. The customers can choose any bus and book their seat online. The actual journey takes 4 hours. The bus service has many pick points in the city. The most common and favored pick point is Bus Stand at Biwiwala Chowk.
There are many other private bus services in the city. Some of the names include the Ahluwalia Bus Services, Libra Bus Services Pvt. Ltd., and New Bus Kanshi Bus Services. These bus services have various types of buses which include ordinary buses to Volvo Buses.