Salem to Trivandrum route is spread over at a distance of 550Kms by road. 6 different operators provide bus service from Salem to Trivandrum with 19 daily buses. Major operators who operate buses from Salem to Trivandrum are Kallada Travels, SRM Transports, Kallada Travels G4 having the maximum number of services. On Average, Salem to Trivandrum travel time is 7hrs 5min and can go up to 11hrs 45min depending on the type of bus, operator and traffic conditions. The first bus takes off around 05:45 PM and last bus at 11:55 PM. The lowest Salem to Trivandrum bus fare being Rs.720 and the highest being Rs.1607 depending on the type of bus.
Travelling from Salem to Trivandrum 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 Scania AC Multi Axle Semi Sleeper(2+2), Non A/C Semisleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle SemiSleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper, Mercedes Benz A/C Sleeper. Now that redbus has tied up with many operators, booking tickets from Salem to Trivandrum has become very easy.
Salem, a district located in the state of Tamil Nadu, is commonly known as the Mango city, Steel city, Agro city and Electric City. The city gets the name from the word ‘Sela’ or ‘Shalya’ which means ‘the country around the hills’. Poiman Karadu, Mettur Dam, Namakkal, and Tharamangalam are a few sightseeing options in and around Salem. Jama Masjid, built by Tipu Sultan, and situated on the banks of Thirumanimuthu River is the oldest mosque in Salem. Yercaud Hills, a hill station, is located 22 km away from Salem in the Shevaroy range of hills in Eastern Ghats. Places like Siddhar Temple, Kottai Mariamman Temple, Skandhashram, Kothandaramar temple, Sithar Koil, Othumali Murugan temple, Pandurangan Hill temple, Kumaragiri Hill Murugan temple, ISKON, Kariperumal Karadu Hill temple are a few temples located in Salem. Kurumbapatti Zoological Park, Anna Park, Anamarathupatti lake, Paravasa Ulagam, Kiliyur Falls, and Dream Land attracts fair amount of visitors.
Trivandrum, also known as Thiruvananthapuram is the capital city of Indian state Kerala. Located on the west coast of India, Trivandrum beholds coastal hills and commercial alleys hand in hand. Thiruvananthapuram is known as the 'Evergreen city of India'. Trivandrum is well connected to the rest of the world through road, rail and airways. National Highway 47 and state highway connects Trivandrum bus routes to its neighboring cities and states. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) governs Thiruvananthapuram bus ranges and manages Trivandrum bus timings. Trivandrum to Bangalore, Trivandrum to Kanyakumari, Trivandrum to Kollam, Trivandrum to Chennai etc. are some of the most popular Thiruvananthapuram bus routes.
Always dropping location they take 1.5 hrs delay. This needs to be corrected because of improper timings mentioned in RedBus my day time plan has got affected.
THE BUS PICK UP TIME WAS 10.30PM. BUT IT CAME DELAYED AND REACHED AROUND 12.10AM. IN THE MIDNIGHT THE BUS GOT BREAKDOWN 3 TIMES AND THE DRIVER WAS TRYING TO REPAIR. NO SUPPORT FOR ALTERNATE TRANSPORT ARRANGEMENT BY TRANSPORTER. THE BUS SUPPOSE TO REACH BY MOURNING 8.30 AM REACHED ONLY BY 1.00PM.....BITTER EXPERIENCE.
Good staff....very helpful in guiding us the places
We booked bus for departure at 11pm. bus arrived at 11.30 pm. Bus that came did not have A/C working. Till madurai we went like that. In madurai, another bus was changed which had A/C working. Instead of destination time of 7.30, we reached one hour late.