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Top GSRTC Bus Routes & Timings

RouteFirst BusLast Bus
Baroda to Surat00:0023:55BOOK NOW
Ahmedabad to Baroda00:0123:55BOOK NOW
Surat to Baroda00:0523:50BOOK NOW
Ankleshwar to Surat00:0523:55BOOK NOW
Baroda to Ahmedabad00:0023:35BOOK NOW
Surat to Ankleshwar00:0523:50BOOK NOW
Baroda to Ankleshwar00:0023:55BOOK NOW
Ankleshwar to Baroda00:0023:55BOOK NOW
Kamrej to Surat00:0023:50BOOK NOW
Surat to Kamrej00:0523:45BOOK NOW


Total Number of Buses Offered by GSRTC: 8,703

Total Number of Routes Served by GSRTC: 2,82,768

Owned by: Government of Gujarat 

Headquarters: Gujarat Central Office GSRTC, Ranip, Ahmedabad Central ST Workshop, Naroda, Ahmedabad

Started Operating in: 1960

No. of Bus Stations: 226

Types of Buses Offered: AC Seater, AC Sleeper, Volvo, AC Luxury, Minibus

Areas Served by GSRTC: Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Goa, Daman and Diu

Contact Number: 1800 233 666 666

GSRTC News | Latest Updates on GSRTC Buses

Last updated on: 02-12-2021

  • GSRTC introduced 600 special buses from Surat and 700 from Ahmedabad on the occasion of Diwali.
  • 8 new bus stations and 1 bus depot for GSRTC are inaugurated in Gujarat.
  • The Government if Gujarat has easen the Covid curbs due to decline in cases.
  • 450 trips have been canceled by GSRTC Rajkot to reduce the rush of passengers arriving at Rajkot ST bus port.
  • GSRTC launched 1,000 more buses including 50 electric buses on several routes in Gujarat in June, 2021.

Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC Buses

Key points to keep in mind while planning a trip with GSRTC

Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC BusesCheck out travel restrictions that apply to your source and destination.
Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC BusesBook GSRTC bus tickets online in advance to avoid any physical contact.
Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC BusesCarry your personal hygiene items like hand sanitizer, tissues, and soap.
Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC BusesWear a mask all the time while you are on the GSRTC bus.
Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC BusesGSRTC may not be providing you a linen or blanket, so make sure to pack yours during a long trip.
Covid 19 Travel Advisory for GSRTC BusesDue to temperature checks and precautionary measures, buses may get delayed. Save some additional time for your trip

GSRTC Bus Booking Online

The Gujarat State Road Transportation Corporation (GSRTC) was founded on 1st May 1960, to provide bus transportation services for commuters within Gujarat and the neighbouring states. Presently, the GSRTC has a huge fleet of buses, more than 7,600 and over 220 bus stations. It has been grouped under 16 divisions with more than 125 bus depot. The GSRTC was also awarded the National award for fuel economy in the year 2006-07 by the Ministry of Road Transport & Highway. The states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Goa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu are service areas where GSRTC buses operate.

The Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation has a fairly high frequency of buses to serve the passengers throughout the day ensuring a safe and comfortable travel experience. The services of GSRTC buses are not just limited to Gujarat but also cater to passengers travelling to nearby states. It is the preferred choice by passengers due to its punctual and convenient bus services for multiple travel routes. You can also make GSRTC online booking using the redBus application.

Amenities on GSRTC

GSRTC buses intend to provide a comfortable and safe travel experience and therefore the buses are well-equipped with all necessary and basic amenities to boost customer satisfaction. Passengers will have access to all required amenities on the bus. However, the set of amenities might vary depending upon the type of bus chosen by the passenger. Generally, the buses that are packed with high-end amenities demand a higher fare as compared to the generic ones. Here is a list of amenities that you can expect while travelling by a GSRTC bus.

  • Charging point
  • Wi-Fi
  • Central television
  • Reading light
  • Water bottles
  • CCTV
  • Air conditioner/Fan
  • 24*7 Customer support

While the aforementioned sets of amenities are generally found on GSRTC buses, some buses are also equipped with additional amenities such as Pillow, Personal TV, Blankets, Wet Napkin, etc. However, GSRTC has modified the available amenities in the buses after the Covid-19 outbreak.

Popular Travel Routes Covered by GSRTC

GSRTC has a huge fleet of buses that covers more than 2,82,700 routes daily within Gujarat and the neighbouring states. The shortest travel route is between KhadaDhar to Umargram and the longest one is between Ahmedabad to Umargram. Some of the major and popular travel routes covered by GSRTC buses include the following:

  • Baroda to Surat
  • Ahmedabad to Baroda
  • Surat to Baroda
  • Ankleshwar to Surat
  • Ankleshwar to Baroda
  • Kamrej to Surat
  • Baroda to Ankleshwar
  • Surat to Ankleshwar

The above-mentioned travel routes are among the popular ones covered by GSRTC buses on a daily basis and also have a high frequency of buses. You just need to download redBus application to check the GSRTC bus timings anytime you like.

Types of GSRTC Buses

GSRTC provides you with numerous options to choose from when it comes to types of buses provided by GSRTC. You can make GSRTC online booking easily with trusted service providers like redBus. It also helps you check the availability of various types of buses for your travel route. Here is a list of various types of buses offered by GSRTC for the passengers.

  • Express
  • Non-A/C Seater (2+1)
  • Sleeper
  • Gurjarnagri
  • Volvo
  • A/C Sleeper (2+1)
  • A/C Luxury
  • Local Ordinary
  • Volvo Sleeper
  • Metro Link Service

Popular Cities Covered by GSRTC Buses

GSRTC buses cover more than 2,82,700 travel routes daily covering all major towns and cities across Gujarat and the neighbouring States. The buses have a high frequency and serve the passengers throughout the day. You can easily make GSRTC online ticket booking using the redBus application for your destination city. Some of the popular cities covered by the GSRTC buses are mentioned below -

  • Gandhinagar
  • Surat
  • Baroda
  • Ahmedabad
  • Ankleshwar
  • Matar
  • Lakhni
  • Chhota Udaipur
  • Ramji Ka Gol

Popular Pilgrimage Destinations with GSRTC

GSRTC buses cover all major cities within Gujarat and the prominent ones in the neighbouring states. You can make a GSRTC bus booking for travelling to cities such as Gandhinagar, Surat, Baroda, Ankleshwar, Godhra, etc. Several bus services are offered by GSRTC for the passengers traveling to some of the most popular pilgrimage sites in and around the state of Gujarat. Some of the popular pilgrimage destinations covered by GSRTC buses include the following -

  • Ambaji
  • Mata na Madh
  • Pavadgadh
  • Dwarka
  • Shirdi
  • Somnath
  • Nasik
  • Nathdwara
  • Gondal
  • Narayan Sarovar

GSRTC Bus Tracking

It's extremely easy to track the current location and status of your GSRTC bus with redBus. redBus offers the 'Track My Bus' feature with the help of which passengers can get instant updated of their GSRTC bus and reach the boarding point in time. 

Is it safe to travel to Gujarat right now?

Gujarat is well-known for the white sandy desert, The Rann of Kutch, and its traditional clothes design. The second wave of Covid-19 has hit the state of Gujarat and there has been a singificant increase in the total number of Covid-19 cases. On the other hand, the state has shown a better recovery rate as well. As of August 2021, there are only 184 active cases in the state. The state lifted the travel restrictions and now the GSRTC (Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation) buses are operating intrastate as well as interstate services. The Diwali season also saw a huge push in passenger numbers that brought the state among the top 5 states with the most number of passengers booking tickets from redBus. Interstate buses are operating to Nashik from Surat and Vapi etc. The Government has mandated wearing masks while traveling by the GSRTC or any other private buses. Buses have started operating at full capacity and it is up to the passengers to maintain their social distancing etiquette. Passengers can find more details and updates on the Gujarat travel guidelines by visiting the state pages of the redBus online portal.

If you're planning to travel to Gujarat by an GSRTC bus during the Covid-19 pandemic, make sure to go through Gujarat travel guidelines in detail.

How to book GSRTC bus ticket online?

You can easily make a GSRTC bus booking with redBus online. You can either make GSRTC online booking using the redBus website or its mobile application in a few simple steps. For booking GSRTC online bus ticket, one can follow these simple steps:

  • From the top of this page, enter your travel route details in the “From” and “To” section on the online portal.
  • After feeding your travel details you will need to mention the date of journey.
  • Now you just have to click on the “Search” button on the right.
  • Choose a suitable bus as per your budget and duration of the journey from the list displayed.
  • Now click on the “Proceed to Book” button.r preference and availability.
  • Now click on the “Proceed to Book” button
  • You will have to enter personal details in the “Passenger Info” & “Contact Info” section.
  • You can enter an Offer Code that you have before proceeding to the payment section.

These were the necessary steps for GSRTC bus booking online using redBus. After completing these steps, you will have to pay the amount and confirm your ticket bookings. The ticket will be sent on your mobile number and email address mentioned in the contact information section provided earlier. You can even insure your travel journey, this insurance covers accident and loss of luggage for a very nominal fee.

GSRTC | Gujarat Lockdown Travel Guidelines

Sr. No.TitleInformation
1Lockdown ValidityNight Curfew until 25th September
2Complete LockdownNo
3Relaxation TimingsNA
4Interstate travel restrictionsNo
5Intrastate travel restrictions No
6RT-PCR RequirementNo
7E-Pass RequirementNo
8Other RequirementsArogya Setu App
9Useful ResourcesGujarat Travel Guidelines

Top GSRTC Bus Tickets

GSRTC Bus RoutesAverage Ticket PriceAverage Duration
Baroda to SuratINR 1103 hours 15 min
Ahmedabad to BarodaINR 1003 hours
Surat to Baroda INR 1163 hours
Ankleshwar to SuratINR 8001 hour 40 min
Baroda to AhmedabadINR 1002 hours 40 min


Q: What are the types of buses offered by GSRTC?
A: The different types of GSRTC buses that can be booked on the redBus platform are A/C Luxury, Express buses, Local Ordinary, Non-A/C Seater (2+1), Gurjarnagri, Sleeper, A/C Sleeper (2+1), Volvo, Volvo Sleeper, and Metro Link Service.
Q: How do I book a GSRTC bus ticket online?
A: This is a simple process that can be done with a minimum of 7 clicks of your mouse to confirm your bus ticket booking on the redBus website or app. Scroll down to view the detailed step-by-step instructions to book your GSRTC bus ticket online and view how you can avail exclusive discounts and cashback on the redBus platform.
Q: What kind of facilities can I expect on a GSRTC bus?
A: Most luxury, Volvo and sleeper GSRTC buses are equipped with CCTV cameras, air-conditioning systems, reading lights fitted overhead, a charging point, WiFi, a pillow and blanket, wet napkins, water bottles, and a personal TV in some cases. These amenities vary on the bus operator you’ve chosen to travel with. During the time of booking, the facilities available with your ticket will be displayed to you on the screen.
Q: What are the popular routes of GSRTC?
A: Some of the popular routes of GSRTC are Ahmedabad to Baroda, Baroda to Surat, Ankleshwar to Surat, Surat to Baroda, Kamrej to Surat, Ankleshwar to Baroda, Surat to Ankleshwar, and Baroda to Ankleshwar.
Q: What is the Total Number of Routes covered by GSRTC on daily basis?
A: GSRTC covers 282768 routes (approx.) on daily basis.
Q: Can I book a GSRTC bus for a wedding/marriage through the redBus app?
A: You can book a GSRTC bus for wedding by hiring a bus through Bus Hire on the redBus platform. Customers will be greeted with a wide variety of buses ranging from 20-seater to 49-seater AC or Non-AC buses, luxury buses, and much more.
Q: What is GSRTC Current Booking?
A: GSRTC Current Booking refers to any last-minute bus ticket booking facility that was launched by GSRTC. This feature's main aim is to minimize the formation of queues at ticket counters when bus tickets need to be booked at the last minute. It is advisable that customers should visit the redBus app or website to book their tickets online, especially during the on-going pandemic.
Q: At what time do GSRTC buses start?
A: Depending on your chosen route, the first bus of GSRTC departs at 12:01 am, and the last bus departs at 11:45 pm. Enter your route and date of travel, click on “View Buses” button next to GSRTC displayed towards the top of the search results. You can then use the “Departure Time” filter that’s available on the left side of the screen to personalize your search. You can then choose a bus depending on a time that’s best suited to your travel needs.
Q: What is the shortest & the longest route covered by GSRTC?
A: Shortest route is KhadaDhar to Umargam and Longest route is Ahmedabad to Umargam
Q: Do I have to carry an identity proof with me while travelling on a GSRTC bus?
A: Yes, it is absolutely mandatory for you to carry your proof of identity while travelling on a GSRTC bus. You are supposed to show it to the conductor while boarding your bus along with your e-ticket or mTicket. Other than that, you may be asked to produce your identity proof anytime during the journey.
Q: I have used my phone to book a bus ticket on GSRTC through redBus. How can I get a copy of the ticket?
A: Regardless of whether you have used a phone or a computer to book your ticket, you can find a copy under your booking history section. Also, the e-ticket is sent to your registered mobile number and email ID you have provided at the time of booking. You can also take a print out from here if required.
Q: What is the total number of Night Service Buses run by GSRTC?
A: There are 73498 Night Service Buses run by GSRTC.
Q: How many tickets can I book at once?
A: You can book up to 5 tickets at once. In case you need more assistance while booking, you can reach out to the customer assistance team who will help you with the same.
Q: How can I track my GSRTC bus and when are the tracking details available?
A: redBus provides a live GSRTC bus tracking facility that is shown to you at the time of booking. On the day of departure, closer to the boarding time, a tracking link for the bus in which you’re scheduled to travel will be shared with you ahead of the journey. This link is generally available once the bus has departed from the depot and starts plying on its route. The tracking link is meant to show the exact location of your bus on the map so that you know the exact boarding point.
Q: Can I book a waiting list ticket on a GSRTC bus?
A: Yes, you can. Check the GSRTC bus timetable and in case there’s a specific bus operator you would like to travel with and if all seats on the desired bus are full, you can book a waiting list ticket. The fare payable for waiting list tickets is in full, and the details will be shared with you on your email ID and mobile number. Waiting list seats are confirmed against cancellation by other travellers. In case your waiting listed ticket has not been confirmed up to the time of departure, you will be issued a full refund against your ticket.
Q: I had booked multiple tickets as I was travelling in a group. However, due to personal reasons, I cannot travel on the given date but other members of my group will. Can I cancel my ticket only?
A: No. Unfortunately for multiple tickets booked at once, you cannot cancel a single ticket. You can cancel all the tickets and reschedule your journey, or book your ticket for a later date. You will, however, might not receive a full refund for the earlier booking. Please read the cancellation policies of the bus operator on redBus carefully.
Q: What are the applicable cancellation charges on GSRTC buses?
A: Standard cancellation charges on GSRTC buses are as follows:From 60 days up to 6 days prior to departure, cancellation charges are 15% of the basic fare charged on your ticket,From 5 days up to 2 days prior to departure, cancellation charges are 20% of the basic fare charged on your ticket,From 1 day prior to the date of departure, cancellation charges are 25% of the basic fare charged on your ticket,Please note that you cannot cancel your ticket once the bus has departed from its depot or start location. Do check the Terms and Conditions of redBus before you book your bus ticket
Q: Do I have to create an account to make a GSRTC online booking?
A: No, it is not mandatory to have an account while making a GSRTC bus booking on the redBus platform. You can book as a guest user as well.
Q: What are the popular pilgrimage destinations covered by GSRTC buses?
A: GSRTC caters to religious devotees as well and has bus services to numerous pilgrimage destinations in and around Gujarat. Some of the popular pilgrimage destinations covered by GSRTC are Ambaji, Pavadgadh, Shirdi, Dwarka, Mata na Madh, Somnath, Nathdwara, Nasik, Narayan Sarovar, and Gondal.
Q: Are there any special bus services provided by GSRTC?
A: GSRTC has many special bus services for various purposes such as festivals, schools, colleges, railway schedules, pilgrimage destinations, intercity services, and contract services for the public for special occasions. You can contact GSRTC customer support or help desk to enquire about GSRTC bus booking.
Q: What are the benefits of booking my GSRTC bus ticket on redBus?
A: You can easily do your online ticket booking of GSRTC bus on redBus portal or mobile application. Doing GSRTC online booking of your ticket on redBus has several benefits. These include the fact that you can book your ticket from anywhere and at any time, there are many secure payment options available, and redBus displays several options of available buses for your destination so you can book your preferred bus with your choice of seats. Also, there are various discount offers available so that you can save on your ticket bookings through redBus.
Q: Do I need to come early to board my GSRTC bus?
A: Yes, you need to come 30 minutes prior to the departure time of your GSRTC bus.
Q: How to reach the Kutch Rann Utsav Venue in Gujarat?
A: You can reach the Rann Utsav Venue in Gujarat easily via GSRTC buses. You can look for GSRTC buses for your desired route on the redBus mobile application or website.
Q: I want to attend the Kavant festival. Which bus can I take to go from Vadodara to Kavant?
A: To attend the Kavant festival, you can opt for a GSRTC bus from Vadodara to Kavant. You can easily check all the GSRTC buses to Kavant and Chhota Udhaipur on the redBus website or mobile application.

GSRTC Bus Types

Various types of buses operated by GSRTC include:

  • NON A/C Seater (2+1)
  • Volvo
  • A/C Sleeper (2+1)
  • Volvo Sleeper
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Bus Amenities

Reclining seatNo
Hand Sanitisers ProvidedNo
Charging PointYes
Reading LightYes
Water BottleYes

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