Q-1). What is the Total Number of Routes covered by MSRTC on daily basis?
A: MSRTC covers 441 routes (approx.) on daily basis.
Q-2). What is the total number of Night Service Buses run by MSRTC ?
A: There are 653 by MSRTC.
Q-3). What is the shortest & the longest route covered by MSRTC ?
A: Shortest route is Satara to Pune and Longest route is Mumbai to Bangalore.
*All the above data is based on redBus inventory.
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The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) was established by State Government of Maharashtra as per the provision in Section 3 of RTC Act 1950. The MSRTC is operating its services by the approved scheme of Road Transport Published vide Notification MVA 3173/30303-XIIA dated 29.11.1973 in the official gazette. With operation milestone and experience of 58 years, its position of strength speaks for itself - 16,000 buses approximately, 12,000 employees, about 70 lakh citizens utilizing the service on a daily basis. MSRTC has operations in Maharashtra and neighbouring states of Gujarat, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Goa. MSRTC is the preferred mode of transport for the citizens of Maharashtra. No matter what, MSRTC reaches every village that is connected by road, however bad it may be, truly living up to its motto of “jithe rasta, tithe ST” (where there is a road, there is a ST bus)!
MSRTC Bus Services
With a vision to provide comfortable, safe and economic transport facility to the passengers, MSRTC has a fleet of various buses, which operates in Maharashtra and neighbouring states. All these bus types addresses the requirements of different categories of passengers and their travel needs. Broadly MSRTC operates the following types of bus services:
Ordinary- This type of bus service serves all small and big towns of Maharashtra, irrespective of revenue and road conditions. The main target of this bus service is to provide connectivity and convenient travel options to passengers and not to make profit. Major number of MSRTC buses service under ordinary type.
Parivartan- Parivartan is a value added services of MSRTC to offer comfortable and cost effective travel service to the large segment of the MSRTC passengers, which gives them a better experience than ordinary buses. The fare for Parivartan services is similar to the ordinary buses.
Asiad- Asiad is semi-luxury non air conditioned 2x2 bus services. This type of buses operates in certain routes from Pune to other destinations offering comfortable and cost-effecitve travel services for long journeys.
Shivneri- Shivneri the key brand for MSRTC. Shiveri Services are air conditioned sleeper/seater volvo bus service of MSRTC offering a safe, comfortable and convenient travel options between the major cities of Maharashtra. MSRTC also operates Shivneri across major locations in neighbouring states like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa (Panjim) etc.
Sheetal- Sheetal is the MSRTC new Air Conditions 2X2 Semi Luxury bus service. MSRTC has priced this service optimally to enable the passengers the convenience of the AC journeys.
MSRTC Bus Services
MSRTC has a good frequency of buses that run all throughout the day ensuring safety and comfort of passengers. MSRTC staff are known for assisting passengers consistently. Travellers prefer MSRTC due to its convenient and on time bus services across various routes.
MSRTC Bus Types
The various types of buses run by MSRTC are:
PARIVARTAN DAY ORDINARY
PARIVARTAN NIGHT EXPRESS
PARIVARTAN ORDINARY EXPRESS
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