Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus

Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus Service

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Cheapest Bus Ticket Price
8 hrs 45 mins
INR 550

Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus Distance

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Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus Timings & Fare

Bus Operator First Bus Last Bus Duration  
VishwaKarma Nandu Travels 20:30 20:30 9 hrs 30 mins
Ori Bus 20:30 21:15 8 hrs 45 mins
Dildar Bus 20:30 20:30 8 hrs 30 mins
CROWN 21:15 21:15 8 hrs 45 mins
Jaguar Travels 21:00 21:00 8 hrs 0 mins

Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus Ticket Price

The minimum bus ticket price from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is INR 550.00. You can avail exclusive offers, deals & discounts and get the cheapest bus tickets online with redBus for both private and government bus operators. Bus ticket prices for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela vary based on the distance, operator, bus type, amenities provided and also the travel season. Bus fare can be higher for top end buses like volvo, mercedes multi-axle sleeper buses. New users can use coupon code FIRST to get upto Rs 250 OFF on their first booking. redBus offers wallet cashback that can be redeemed by frequent travelers on every booking with a validity of 6 months from the day money is credited into the wallet. You can check all the offers & deals currently live for new & existing customers and select the best one applicable for your booking.

Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus Distance & Duration

The average duration of buses from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is 8 hrs 45 mins. However, you can expect variations in the time taken due to route, traffic, weather conditions or other circumstances. The minimum journey duration for a bus from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is . Passengers travelling by bus from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela cover a distance of approximately . The first bus for Rourkela from Bhubaneswar leaves at 20:00 and the last bus leaves Bhubaneswar at 21:40

How to Book Bus Tickets Online for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela on redBus

Booking a bus from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela with redBus is easy, safe, fast & convenient. redBus offers a user-friendly interface where you can book a bus ticket in simple steps. To book bus tickets online, download the redBus android or iOS mobile application or visit the redBus website.  

Follow these steps to book bus tickets from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela:  

Step 1: Visit the redBus website or open the android/iOS app

Step 2: Enter your source, destination and journey date and click on ‘Search Buses’  

Step 3: All the available bus services from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela will be listed along with the bus timings, seat availability, ticket prices, images, boarding points, amenities and more. You can apply filters to see buses of your choice based on ratings, departure/arrival times, bus types like volvo/sleeper/ac/non-ac, boarding/dropping points, operators and more 

Step 4: Choose your bus, select a seat and enter the boarding and dropping points 

Step 5: Enter passenger details and contact information, then click ‘Proceed to Pay’ 

Step 6: Complete the payment process online on redBus to confirm your bus ticket 

Step 7: Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive your Bhubaneswar to Rourkela e-ticket/M-ticket. You can show your m-ticket at the time of boarding and enjoy a hassle-free journey

Government, RTC and State Transport Bus Services & Timings

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Top Boarding and Dropping Points for Bhubaneswar and Rourkela

When it comes to boarding and dropping points in Bhubaneswar and Rourkela, you have various convenient options to choose from depending on where you are located. The top private and government bus operators' services start from the top bus terminals located centrally in a city and also halt at several points enroute the destination to facilitate easy boarding and dropping experience for travellers. Most of the boarding points have the necessary amenities for passengers like waiting rooms, washrooms, cafes, restaurants, wi-fi, charging points and more. Some boarding/dropping points are located with good connectivity to local transport means like auto, cab, metro and buses. With redbus' live bus tracking feature you can track where the bus is located and accordingly plan to reach the boarding point on time. By sharing the live bus location with your family, you can have a safe travel experience.

Some of the top Boarding Points in Bhubaneswar are Baramunda Bus Stand, Baramunda Bus stand, Baramunda bus stand, Baramunda bus stand (Pickup Van/Bus), Bermunda Bus Stand, Crown Hotel, Crown hotel, Hotel Crown, Hotel Crown (Pickup Van/Bus), Jaydev Vihar. Some of the top Dropping Points in Rourkela are Chhend , Fertilizer, Panposh Bus Stop, Panposh Bus Stop (Pickup Van/Bus), Rangila Chowk, Rourkela, Rourkela Bus Stand, Rourkela sector 2 , Sector 2 , Sector 2 Bus Stand.

Popular Bus Operators on Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Route

With a network of 4,500+ private bus operators and 26+ official state transport partnerships, redBus offers a large fleet of buses to choose from across all the cities in India. There are a total of 10 bus operators on this route. Some of the popular operators running bus services from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela are:

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    Bhubaneswar to Rourkela Bus Seat Availability

    You can check real-time availability of seats for buses running from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela route. You can navigate to the seats section for any bus service to view the number of available seats, seat types and price. You can select among different seat types like seater, sleeper, semi-sleeper in the lower or upper decks and proceed with bus ticket booking. You can get a guaranteed seat based on your preference and travel plans. During peak travel seasons like summer holidays, festivals, national holidays and long weekends, you can get an assured seat of your choice by booking in advance so you can travel with a peace of mind.

    FAQS for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela bus ticket booking

    Are buses available from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    Yes, the number of buses available from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela are 17. Also, there are 10 operators making trips from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela.

    How can I book bus tickets online from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    You can visit redBus website or download the app, select bus and seats, choose boarding and dropping points, enter passenger details, proceed to the payment section to confirm your bus ticket booking.

    What is the cheapest bus ticket price from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The cheapest bus ticket price from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is INR 550.00

    What is the maximum bus ticket fare for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The maximum bus ticket fare for a journey from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is INR 1200.00

    What are the bus timings for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela and departure time of the first and last bus?

    The departure time of the first bus from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is at 20:00, while the last bus is at 21:40.

    What is the total distance covered from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The total distance covered from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela is .

    What is the minimum journey duration from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The minimum journey duration from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela could take around hours by bus. However, the duration from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela also depends on factors such as distance, road conditions, and traffic.

    What are the boarding points in Bhubaneswar for buses from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The common boarding points in Bhubaneswar for buses from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela are Baramunda Bus Stand, Baramunda Bus stand, Baramunda bus stand, Baramunda bus stand (Pickup Van/Bus), Bermunda Bus Stand, Crown Hotel, Crown hotel, Hotel Crown, Hotel Crown (Pickup Van/Bus), Jaydev Vihar.

    What are the dropping points in Rourkela for buses from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The common dropping points in Rourkela for buses from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela are Chhend , Fertilizer, Panposh Bus Stop, Panposh Bus Stop (Pickup Van/Bus), Rangila Chowk, Rourkela, Rourkela Bus Stand, Rourkela sector 2 , Sector 2 , Sector 2 Bus Stand.

    Who are the popular bus operators from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The popular bus operators serving from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela are Busodis Travels, Ori Bus, VishwaKarma Nandu Travels, Dildar Bus , CROWN.

    What are the bus types running from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    The bus types running from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela route are A/C Seater (2+2), NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2), A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2), . So, whether you are looking for a basic or luxury ride, there’s something for passengers.

    What is the customer care number for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela?

    For any customer support or complaints regarding bus booking, you can visit .

    What payment methods are available for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela bus ticket booking?

    redBus offer various payment options for bus ticket booking for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela like redBus Wallet, Credit and debit cards. Also, you can make payments using UPI such as Gpay, PhonePe, and Amazon Pay, wallets payments like Paytm and amazon pay, net banking, and buy now and pay later options like Simpl

    How can I cancel or reschedule my Bhubaneswar to Rourkela bus ticket?

    You can cancel Bhubaneswar to Rourkela bus tickets online through redBus or from the app. Also, you can contact customer service for any cancellations query. Cancellations will incur charges as outlined on the ticket.

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    Top Bus Types Available for Buses from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela

    Some of the bus types available for travel from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela are :

    • A/C Seater (2+2)
    • NON A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2)
    • A/C Seater / Sleeper (2+2)

    Benefits of booking Bhubaneswar to Rourkela bus on redBus

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    redBus offers traveler friendly cancellation and reschedule policies for its users. With the Flexiticket feature applicable on some of the top services, you can get amazing benefits on date change and cancellation. You can change your travel date for free up to 8 hours before departure or get a minimum 50% refund if you cancel your ticket at least 12 hours before the departure time. If you cancel within 0-12 hours before departure time, cancellation charges will be applicable as per the operator's policy. Watch out for the 'FlexiTicket' logo on the bus service to avail this benefit.

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    About Bhubaneswar

    Bhubaneswar is the capital city of Odisha and one of India's most popular tourist destinations, famed for its ancient holy temples, rich architecture, culture and history. It is also one of the greenest and cleanest cities in India. The city is also a pilgrimage centre for Hindus and Buddhists, thus attracting millions of tourists and pilgrims from all over India. 

    The history of Bhubaneswar dates back over 3,000 years, and it has been a centre of art and culture since ancient times. The city is known for its famous temples like the Lingaraj Temple, Mukteswara Temple, and Rajarani Temple, which showcase old India's exquisite architecture and artwork.

    The people of Bhubaneswar are warm and hospitable, and they take great pride in their rich culture and heritage. The city is also famous for its handloom textiles, handicrafts, and traditional art forms like Pattachitra and Applique.

    Regarding food, Bhubaneswar has a rich culinary tradition that includes dishes like Dalma, Chhena Poda, and Rasagola. Visitors can also indulge in street food like Chaat, Dahi Vada, and Ghugni.

    Bhubaneswar is well-connected by railway, bus, and air, with the Biju Patnaik International Airport located just 6 km from the city centre. The best time to visit Bhubaneswar is between October and March, when the weather is pleasant, and the city is bustling with festivals like Durga Puja and Diwali.

    Apart from its famous temples, Bhubaneswar has many other tourist attractions like the Udayagiri and Khandagiri Caves, Nandankanan Zoological Park, and the Museum of Tribal Arts and Artifacts. So whether you're a history buff, a foodie, or a culture enthusiast, Bhubaneswar has something for everyone.

    Bus Boarding Points in Bhubaneswar

    The boarding points tend to differ with each bus operator. The central bus boarding points in Bhubaneswar are

    • Baramunda Bus Terminus
    • Nayapalli
    • Satsang Vihar
    • Palasuni
    • Baramunda
    • Jaydev Vihar
    • Vanivihar
    • Palasuni Over Bridge
    • Crown Hotel

    About Rourkela

    Rourkela is a beautiful city located in the state of Odisha, India. Known for its rich history, vibrant culture, and natural beauty, it is a popular tourist destination for people from all over the country. 

    History of Rourkela: Rourkela has a rich history dating back to prehistoric times. The city was ruled by different dynasties throughout history, including the Mughals, Marathas, and the British. After independence, Rourkela became an industrial hub and a major contributor to the Indian economy.

    Climate and Best Time to Visit: Rourkela has a tropical climate, with hot summers and mild winters. The best time to visit is during the winter, from November to February, when the weather is pleasant and ideal for sightseeing.

    Bus and Railway Connectivity: Rourkela is well-connected to other major cities in Odisha and neighbouring states via bus and railway. The city has its own railway station connected to major cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Chennai. Several buses also run from nearby cities to Rourkela.

    Language and Food: Oriya is the official language of Rourkela, but Hindi and English are also widely spoken. The city is known for its delicious street food, including chaat, samosas, and jalebis. Traditional Oriya cuisine, including fish curry, dalma, and pakhal, is popular among locals and tourists.

    Culture and Handicrafts: Rourkela has a rich cultural heritage, influenced by the ancient Kalinga dynasty and modern industrialization. The city is known for its handicrafts, including brass and bell metal items, terracotta pottery, and handwoven textiles. The city also annually hosts several cultural events and festivals, including the famous Rourkela Mahotsav.

    Rourkela is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in history, culture, and natural beauty. The city offers everything from ancient temples to modern steel plants. So, plan your trip to Rourkela today and experience the magic of this beautiful city.

    Places to Visit in and around Rourkela

    Looking for some amazing places to visit in and around Rourkela while travelling from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela? Here is a list of places that you should not miss:

    1. Khandadhar Falls: The Khandadhar Falls are located in the Sundergarh Forest, approximately 104 km from Rourkela. The waterfall, which falls from a height of 244 m, holds the title of the highest waterfall in Odisha.
    2. Darjing: Located on the banks of the Brahmani River, Darjing is a well-known tourist destination. Due to its golden river bed, the view of the river from here is gorgeous. It is one of the most romantic locations in Rourkela renowned for its beautiful charm and tranquillity.
    3. Indira Gandhi Park: A wonderful city park with beautifully maintained lush green meadows, Indira Gandhi Park is a great spot to hang out with family and children. It also houses a beautiful doll museum, a rose garden, a Japanese garden, and a fountain. The toy train trip and boating are popular among children.
    4. Jagannath Temple: This Rourkela temple, dedicated to Lord Jagannath, Lord Balarama, and Goddess Subhadra, was built in 1975. It stands 90 m tall and features magnificent architectural marvels.
    5. Pitamahal Dam: The Pitamahal Dam, constructed on the Pitamahal River, is surrounded by beautiful mountains. The dam spans 660 m, with a height of 26 m.
    6. Badaghagra Falls: Badaghagra Falls, which falls from a height of 200 ft, is the ideal location for a fun-filled day picnic in the Kendujhar district. You will particularly enjoy the trip up to the falls if you like trekking.
    7. Ghogar Temple: Located 25 km from Rourkela, Ghoghar Temple is a significant landmark. The well-known temple is devoted to Lord Shiva and has a naturally formed Shivalinga composed of black granite.
    8. Vedvyas Temple: The sacred site is where the Koel, Shankha, and Saraswati rivers converge. On the riverbank lies a sacred cave known as Vyasa Cave. It is claimed that the great epic Mahabharata was written here. Vedvyas Temple is well known for the Shavitri Mela.
    9. Hanuman Vatika: Hanuman Vatika, devoted to Lord Hanuman, features a 75-ft-tall statue of the Lord. One of the most interesting things to do in Rourkela is to take a long walk through this magnificent city park and see this enormous sculpture from all angles.
    10. Mata Vaishno Devi Mandir: Rourkela's Mata Vaishno Devi Mandir is a duplicate of Jammu's. This temple was built in 2003 on a hilltop.
    11. Mandira Dam: Located on the city's outskirts, Mandira Dam is a popular picnic spot among locals and tourists alike. It offers breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and is a great place to relax and unwind.
    12. Rourkela Steel Plant: Rourkela is known for its steel plant, one of the country's largest. Visitors can take a tour of the plant to learn about the manufacturing process and its contribution to the Indian economy.

    Drop-Off Points in Rourkela

    The drop-off points tend to differ with each bus operator. The major bus drop-off points in Rourkela are

    • Rourkela Bus Stop
    • Sector 2 Bus Stop
    • Udit Nagar Bus Stop
    • Fertilizer Bus Stop
    • Panposh Bus Stop
    • STI Bus Stop
    • Chhend Bus Stop
    • Sector 17 Bus Stop

    Travel Tips for Passengers Travelling from Bhubaneswar to Rourkela

    Here are some travel guidelines to keep in mind for Bhubaneswar to Rourkela bus journey.

    • Ensure to book your tickets in advance, either online or at the bus station. It will help you secure your seat to avoid last-minute hassles.
    • Try to arrive at the boarding point at least 15-30 minutes before the departure time and use the live bus tracking feature so that you don’t miss the bus.
    • Carry a valid photo ID proof such as Aadhar card, passport, or driver's license, as it may be required during ticket verification.
    • Check the luggage policies set by the bus operator and carry accordingly to avoid excess baggage charges or inconvenience to other passengers.
    • Listen to the instructions given by the bus staff regarding boarding and safety protocols, and cooperate with them at all times.
    • Avoid crowding near the entrance or exit of the bus and maintain a safe distance from other passengers.
    • Carry essential items such as water, snacks, medications, and other travel-related things to keep yourself comfortable during the journey.
    • To travel to/from the boarding/dropping points, you can buy metro tickets or book an auto on the redBus app. Metro ticket booking is currently available only in Chennai & Kochi, and auto booking is available only in Bangalore.

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