The Distance between Pune to Madgaon is 468Kms by road. 3 different operators provide bus service from Pune to Madgaon with 13 daily buses. Neeta Tours and Travels, Shree Krishna Varun Travels, Ashray Travels are the major operators of Pune to Madgaon route. Pune to Madgaon bus timings vary with different operator, it takes around 7hrs 45min to 13hrs to complete this journey depending on the operator, type of bus and traffic conditions. Buses from Pune to Madgaon are available from 07:30 PM to 11:45 PM. Pune to Madgaon bus fare ranges from Rs.400 to Rs.1500 depending on the type of bus.
Travelling from Pune to Madgaon can be comfortable and easy as there are many types of buses available for travellers. Different type of buses are available in this route like Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Sleeper, Non A/C Seater, Non A/C Sleeper (2+1), Volvo A/C Multi-Axle, A/C Sleeper. Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Pune to Madgaon has become very easy.
Pune, a hilly city located at the confluence of Mula and Mutha rivers on the Deccan plateau in the state of Maharashtra is the seventh largest metropolis. Pune is also known as the cultural capital of Maharashtra. Pune houses fantastic restaurants, museums and is surrounded by hill forts. Pune is also well known as the largest city in the Western Ghats. It is known for its educational facilities and relative prosperity. Pune is the cultural capital of Maharashtra, and is famous for its manufacturing industries like glass, sugar, and forging since the 1950-60s. Jawaharlal Nehru had called this city as “Oxford of The East” due to existence of many major educational institutes. The city also has been known for cultural activities like classical music, spirituality, theatre, sports, and literature. The job opportunities attract migrants and students from all over India and abroad, which makes it a city of multi communities and cultures.
Madgaon is the capital of Salcete region in Goa. Locally known as Margao, Madgaon is situated along the coast. One of the oldest towns in Goa, Madgaon is located on the banks of the Sal River. Before the Portuguese invasion, Madgaon was home to numerous temples and Hindu Mathas belonging to the Vaishnava sects and was known as Mathagram. There are a number of churches in Madgaon; a few of the famous churches are the Holy Spirit Church, the Grace Church, the St Sebastian Church and the Monte Hill Chapel. Even though the population is predominantly Roman Catholic, there are many temples of which the Damodar Temple, the Hari Temple, the Maruti Temple, the Saibaba Temple, and the Shivaling Temple are popular. Christmas is celebrated with great fervor and a large fair is held to celebrate the occasion of the Feast of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception in December.
I am enjoying the whole journey. I am traveling regular basis in Maharashtra/Goa /Gujrat/M.P.
Instead of reaching at 07:00 it reached at 10:30,due which i missed my office.
It was a good trval experience..
This is my second travel with this bus and I must say the travel staff are approachable and helpful. No delays this time unlike my first time with this bus. Smooth sailing all the way till Margao. :)