APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada Bus


APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada Bus Details

Q: From where can I board the first Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus APSRTC?
A: The first Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus APSRTC of the day can be boarded from the four major boarding locations: Gurudwara Jn, Nad X Road, Old Gajuwaka and Kurmannapalem. Passengers can look for these details on the redBus application.
Q: When does APSRTC first bus leave from Visakhapatnam?
A: The first bus of APSRTC leaves at 04:00 from Visakhapatnam.
Q: How will I get to know about the changes made to the APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus timings?
A: Any changes in the APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus timings made by the bus company or operator will be directly communicated to the passengers in advance. You can claim a full refund in case you don’t receive a notification.
Q: What are the Visakhapatnam to Kakinada APSRTC bus timings for the first bus of the day?
A: The first Visakhapatnam to Kakinada APSRTC bus is scheduled at 4:00 in the morning. You can go to the redBus application for more details regarding the amenities available in the first APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus.
Q: When does APSRTC last bus depart from Visakhapatnam?
A: The last bus of APSRTC departs at 23:55 from Visakhapatnam
Q: How safe am I while travelling on a Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus during the pandemic?
A: All buses for the route Visakhapatnam to Kakinada are known for strictly adhering to the scheduled bus timings. Also, all precautionary measures are taken on Visakhapatnam to Kakinada buses to ensure that the passengers have a safe and sound travel experience. Safety measures have been set in place for both the staff and passengers such as providing hand sanitizers, ensuring everyone wears a mask, and much more.

APSRTC Bus from Visakhapatnam to Kakinada

The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation, better known as the APSRTC, is state-owned and operates within Andhra Pradesh and between neighbouring states. It is headquartered in Vijayawada and is linked to other state RTCs including those of Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Odisha and Chhattisgarh.

This RTC was formed in 1958 and has a fleet of more than 11,600 buses currently operational. Out of this, around 8,960 are government-owned, and more than 2,700 of them are hired on rental. The APSRTC is an award-winning RTC, is featured in the Guinness Book of World Records and was the first state RTC to deploy and actively use live tracking facilities.

Of the many routes and cities that APSRTC buses service, the Visakhapatnam to Kakinada Bus APSRTC is by far one of the most frequented ones. Although there are a variety of operators covering this route, APSRTC buses are by far the most affordable and comfortable options because the government runs them. The discounts and deals you get on redBus also make your ticket prices much more economical, ensuring you don’t break the bank while still travelling in comfort and safety.

Amenities and Types of Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus APSRTC

You’ll find that 97 APSRTC buses travel from Visakhapatnam to Kakinada. These are different depending on the purpose, amenities and ticket prices they cater to. As a result, all bus types may not ply at all times, but the redBus ‘filters’ will help you identify which ones do. Here are some amenities you will come across while making a reservation:

  • Reclining seats
  • Sleeper berths
  • Luggage compartments
  • Water bottles
  • Armrests
  • Plush seats
  • Blankets
  • Pillows
  • Reading lights
  • Night lamps
  • Air-conditioning
  • Emergency exits

Here are the bus types you can pick from along the APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada route:

  • Super-luxury – non-AC 2 + 2 pushback buses
  • Ultra-deluxe – non-AC buses with reclining seats

The APSRTC Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus timings vary depending on the day, but the redBus website and app have the scheduled travel dates and times in detail. The distance between the two destinations is 152 kilometres (94.45 miles) is usually covered in 3.5 hours given ideal traffic, weather, and road conditions. The first bus usually departs at 4 AM while the last bus leaves Visakhapatnam at 23:55.

The starting fare along this route is INR 151, but this can increase depending on the Visakhapatnam to Kakinada APSRTC bus timings, seat availability, time of reservation and amenities onboard. When you make your reservation with redBus, you’ll find plenty of deals and discounts to reduce your ticket price without compromising on your safety or comfort during travel.

Boarding and Drop-off Points

A Visakhapatnam to Kakinada bus APSRTC stops at several points during the journey to let off passengers where they find it most convenient. It is always a good idea to confirm with your bus conductor that they’ll be stopping at the boarding or drop-off point you chose, to avoid any last-minute hassles.

Here are the various boarding points in Visakhapatnam:

  • NAD Junction
  • Isukathota
  • Madhurawada
  • Rama Talkies
  • Maddilapalem Highway
  • Kurmanipalem
  • Gajuwaka
  • Steel Plant

The following is the drop-off point in Kakinada:

  • RTC complex

Safety Measures Followed on APSRTC During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has made travellers a lot more cautious about their safety and wellbeing. RTCs have also become much more stringent about their sanitisation and hygiene standards, and the APSRTC is no exception. They have several standard operating procedures to ensure buses and terminals are COVID-free, and staff and travellers are given utmost protection. Some of these measures are:

  • Ban on travel for those displaying symptoms of a cold and a cough
  • Mandatory face masks for travellers, staff and drivers
  • Frequent sanitisation of bus seats, interiors and exteriors
  • Cashless transactions and e-tickets
  • No standing travel on popular bus routes
  • No blankets and pillows are given out in luxury buses
  • Compulsory hand sanitisation at all touchpoints and on the buses
  • Boldly displayed instructions on safety and hand hygiene

Popular Routes of APSRTC (Visakhapatnam, Kakinada)

  • Visakhapatnam to Anakapalle: Anakapalle is a suburban neighbourhood in Visakhapatnam, only 25 kilometres (15.5 miles) away from the city centre. The first bus departs from Visakhapatnam at 5 AM and the last bus at 23:45.

  • Visakhapatnam to Rajahmundry: Rajahmundry is a riverside city that is home to the ISKON temple complex. It is 190 kilometres (118 miles) away from Visakhapatnam. The first bus leaves at 00:15 and the last bus at 23:30.

  • Visakhapatnam to Vijayawada: Vijayawada is home to the famous Kanaka Durga Temple and is 348 kilometres (216 miles) away from Visakhapatnam. The first bus to Vijayawada leaves at 01:30 and the last bus at 23:55.

  • Gajuwaka to Kakinada: Gajuwaka in Visakhapatnam's central shopping district at a distance of 150 kilometres (93 miles) from Kakinada. The first bus leaves at 4 AM and the last bus at 23:55.

  • Vijayawada to Kakinada: The headquarters of the APSRTC, Vijayawada, is 221 kilometres (137 miles) away from Kakinada. The first bus leaves at 00:30 and the last bus at 23:59.

  • Anakapalle to Kakinada: This Visakhapatnam suburb is 128 kilometres (79 miles) away from Kakinada. The first bus leaves at 00:50 and the last bus at 23:59.

How to Travel on an APSRTC Bus from Visakhapatnam to Kakinada

It is easy and convenient to book an APSRTC ticket on the redBus app or website. Here is a step-by-step guide to make the process smoother:

  • Enter your starting point and destination into the redBus app or website
  • Click on ‘search buses’
  • Use the filters on the right to pull up only APSRTC buses
  • Filter further to get the amenities, price range and bus types you prefer
  • Select the bus you want and click on continue
  • Proceed to select your seats and make payments

APSRTC Bus Types from Visakhapatnam to Kakinada

APSRTC runs several types of buses from Visakhapatnam to Kakinada. Generally, AC/Non AC sleeper buses are preferred during night travel. Besides, travellers may opt for AC/Non AC Semi sleeper and AC/Non AC Seater buses while commuting during day hours. All categories of APSRTC buses ensure a good travel experience.

APSRTC Bus Boarding Points in Visakhapatnam

The APSRTC buses consist of a number of boarding points in Visakhapatnam. Passengers may board the APSRTC buses from their allotted pick up locations. The following boarding points of APSRTC bus from Visakhapatnam are:

  • Gajuwaka
  • Others
  • Kurmanipalem
  • NAD Junction
  • Gurudwar
  • Steel Plant
  • Rama Talkies
  • Madhurawada
  • Iisukathota
  • Maddilapalem Highway
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APSRTC Bus Dropping Points in Kakinada

APSRTC buses stops at various dropping points in Kakinada, creating ample amount of convenience for passengers to get down at their preferred locations. Check the dropping points for APSRTC in Kakinada:

  • Others
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