The distance between these two cities is around 467Kms, and can be reached in approximately 7hrs 45min.Bus travel is a popular travel option between these two cities, and many buses ply between Vellore and Vijayawada. Kesineni Travels is a major operator along this route. The first Kesineni Travels bus starts at 11:10 PM, and you can easily access buses till 11:15 PM. The lowest fare for these buses starts from Rs.1150, and the maximum fare is around Rs.1200.
You can now book online tickets from Vellore to Vijayawada at redBus.in at affordable prices.
Vellore is situated on the banks of river Palar, amidst the beauty and tranquilly of nature. Bringing forth a fusion of heritage and modernism, the city Vellore is the centre of cultural and economical assets of Tamil Nadu. The city is built around the Vellore Fort and is home to several ancient temples, museums and heritage sites. The city is well connected through a wide spread network of busses, rail and flights. Connected with the two major cities, Vellore to Chennai and Bangalore, Vellore bus services provide convenience of travel to the rest of the country. Operating at frequent Vellore bus timings, the Vellore bus services are an excellent way of commuting to and from this fort city.
Vijayawada is one of the biggest cities of Andhra Pradesh. Located atop the Krishna delta, the city lies between River Budameru on the north and the Indrakiladri Hills on the west. The meaning of the word Vijayawada is – ‘The Place of Victory’. It is said that the city was named Vijayawada when Lord Shiva blessed Arjuna on the Indrakiladri Hills. Another version is that the city got the name as Goddess Durga killed a demon she became ‘Vijaya’ (victorious) and the place where she rested became ‘Vijayawada’. Vijayawada is an ancient city and was ruled by kings like Madhava Varma, Chalukyas and Krishna Deva Raya among others. Vijayawada is now a well-developed trade centre of the state. It is well connected with other parts of the state by means of roadways and railways. Several bus services are available to various cities like Hyderabad, Secundarabad, Chennai, Pune, Vizag, and Bangalore among others.
Bus came @11.30pm,right time was 11.10pm.otherwise rest of things are good.
Bus was late by 30 min. The stop is not obvious to the new traveller and had to ask a few people around. The attender did nt provide any waterbottle on boarding. Reached the destination 1.5hrs late.
Curtains were shabby. Blankets werent washed I suppose. Water bottles werent provided. Co-traveler was bitten by bed-bugs.