Mumbai and Dharwad are located at a distance of 670Kms from each other. Dharwad can be reached in about 8hrs 45min.VRL Travels operates close to 15 buses from Mumbai to Dharwad. The first VRL Travels bus starts at 10:15 AM, and you can easily access buses till 10:00 PM. Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.600, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.1100.
VRL Travels provide a number of options in the type of buses like Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Semisleeper, Non A/C Seater & Sleeper, Non A/C Airbus, Volvo Non A/C Multi-Axle SemiSleeper, Volvo A/C Multi-Axle Sleeper for your to choose from.
Mumbai, earlier known as Bombay, is the capital of the State of Maharashtra. Since most of the countries big financial institutions (like RBI, Stock Exchange and so on) is located it Mumbai, it is also considered as the financial capital of India. Mumbai is one of the most crowded cities of the country as well as the world. It ranks fifth in the list of the most densely populated cities of the world. Nonetheless, Mumbai welcomes people from all walks of life irrespective of their backgrounds. The British developed what was a cluster of seven islands into the bustling city called Mumbai. It was also under the British rule that the place attained importance and further developed into a major financial and commercial hub of the country. Now, Mumbai is often called the City that never sleeps, owing to the commercial and financial activities that the city witnesses even during the night times.
Dharwad, part of the twin city of Dhrawad-Hubli, is a quiet city in the northern Karnataka. The city of Dharwad is known as an excellent educational hub that houses many technological, agricultural and medical colleges and universities. The city of Dharwad is connected by Dharwad bus services from various cities of Karnataka like Bangalore, Mangalore, etc. One can easily find suitable Dharwad bus timings from other cities like Goa, Mumbai, Belgaum and can choose to travel in any of the state run (like KSRTC) or private run buses. The Dharwad to Davangere, Dharwad to Bangalore and Dharwad to Goa are one of the well connected routes that connect it to the other intermediary cities on the route.
The bus is late by 1 and half hour reached at destination by 3 hours.
Volvo buses used to reach Dharwad at around 6- 6.30 am now they reach at around 9 am which doesnt leave you any time to attend to that days work.
I was on the last seat and it was such a jumpy ride...
First Bus came late. Then when it came after half a hour, everyone was forced down from the bus to eat and the bus was locked and we all had to stand in the light rain and wet pavement waiting for the bus to open up.