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  1. You give us your trip details.
  2. We work with the best operators to get you the best prices.
  3. Select the operator of your choice and go on your trip.

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Located on the coast of Tamil Nadu, Chennai was called Madras during the British era. Madras was a shortened form of the village Madraspatnam, the place where East India Company built a fort and trading post. In 1996, the Government renamed Madras as Chennai. The city is full of beautiful beaches, architectural wonders and gorgeous temples. It is also known for some of the most premier educational institutes such as IIT-Madras. Chennai is also famous for two other things – Cricket and Tollywood. So, hire 17,18 or 20-Seater force tempo traveller in Chennai and zip around in this beautiful city to check-out the places you are interested in!

Things to do in Chennai

When you are travelling in a group and hire a 17,18 or 20-Seater tempo traveller in Chennai, there is a whole list of places to see in this coastal city. Marina Beach, the second longest urban beach in the world, is an absolute favourite amongst tourists. This mesmerising beach was what attracted the British to develop the city of Chennai! Another major landmark that is strongly related to the existence of Chennai is the St. George Fort which was founded in the 1600s. For nature lovers, the Vandalur Zoo – the biggest zoo in India, is a must visit. It boasts of over 1500 wild species of fauna. One can also visit the first Anglican Church in India, St. Mary’s Church located inside the St. George Fort. When it was built in the late 1600s, it was the only bombproof building in the fort! Lastly, a visit to Chennai is incomplete for most nature lovers without visiting the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust. Home to over 2400 reptilian species, this is Chennai’s best-known wild-life attractions! Apart from these mentioned, there are several places you could visit when in Chennai.

Advantages of Renting An 17,18 or 20-Seater Force Tempo Traveller

When you hire 17, 18 or 20-Seater tempo traveller in Chennai, you get a host of benefits apart from just the luxury of comfortable travel.

  • Time: Instead of travelling in separate cars, you get to travel and enjoy together
  • Coordination: Travel in a group minus the hassle of coordination
  • Privacy: When you choose to have a dedicated vehicle for your group, you get unlimited privacy
  • Comfort: When travelling with kids, some extra space for them to take a nap or just entertain themselves by moving around helps big time
  • Luggage: Your luggage remains with you all the time in your sight, thus ensuring safety

Additionally, you get to enjoy the below benefits when you rent 17,18 or 20-Seater Force Tempo Traveller in Chennai:

  • Neat And Clean Interiors
  • Comfortable Push Back Seats
  • Ample Space For Luggage
  • Video Coach
  • Music Player
  • Well-Trained Drivers

Top Reasons Why You Would Want to Rent A Tempo Traveller

Our beloved customers hire tempo traveller via redBus for several reasons depending upon their specific requirements. Here’s a list of top reasons why you might want to hire 17,18 or 20-Seater tempo traveller in Chennai:

  • Events: Corporate & Social
  • Family Trip
  • Pilgrimages
  • Weekend Picnics
  • Group Travel

Advantages of Booking Via redBus

There are several reasons why you would want to book via redBus. Below are the top 3 reasons why our customers prefer redBus:

  • Huge Inventory and guaranteed high quality vehicle: Since redBus works only with the best operators in the city, when you hire 17,18 or 20-Seater force tempo traveller in Chennai via redBus, you get to choose from a wide variety of options and are assured of high-quality service.
  • Transparency: There are absolutely no hidden or additional costs once you have completed your booking via redBus.
  • Choose your vehicle: Browse through the actual images of the 17,18 or 20-Seater tempo traveller options available before choosing one.
  • When you rent 17,18 or 20-Seater tempo traveller in Chennai, you can select an AC or a non-AC variant depending upon your requirement
  • Get the best quotations from the best operators in the city.

Types and Prices For 17,18 or 20-Seater Tempo Traveller in Chennai

17,18 or 20 Seater Tempo Traveller Air Conditioned Non-Air Conditioned
Price Per Km INR 19 INR 16
Minimum KM 250 KM 250 KM
Driver Charges INR 600 INR 600
Number of Operators INR 10 INR 13

Things to know about 18-Seater Tempo Traveller Booking In Chennai

The travel restrictions and the threat of contamination through public transport have made way for group travel. It is when a few known families prefer to travel together by hiring a standard van. This choice and its demand have spiked the 18-seater tempo traveller booking in Chennai and other metro cities.

The tempo traveller for rent is suitable for pleasure trips over the weekend and minor pilgrimage trips in and around the city. It makes such small trips comfortable, convenient, and safer for all. One can quickly scroll through the provided pictures of the vehicles to choose the most suitable one for the journey. It is convenient to choose from a 17, 18, or 20-seater traveller bus on rent.

A few travel tips

  • It is not advisable to share things with others during this time of COVID-19, so make sure that you packed everything that you or your family needs. At the same time, travel light with minimal baggage.
  • Remember to carry cash with you so that you don’t have to look for an ATM or have unnecessary exposure anywhere while travelling. 
  • Carrying extra masks, soap, sanitizing wipes, hand sanitizers, and an extra towel would be advantageous. 
  • Most importantly, try not to deviate from the initial travel plan and avoid visiting anywhere else. It is safer and makes the trip better without any side hustles.
  • The interesting places in Chennai are Valluvarkottam, the famous Marina Beach, Government Museum, Santhome Cathedral, Guindy National Park, etc. 
  • The best shopping areas in Chennai are not in the malls but is Ranganathan Street in Thyagaraya Nagar or T.Nagar. Pondy Bazaar street is another option for a great shopping experience. 
  • Enjoy the famous filter coffee and masala dosa combo at any of the vegetarian restaurants. Both vegetarian and non-vegetarian restaurants are easily available in all parts of Chennai.
  • Kapaleeshwar Temple in Mylapore, Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam Temple in T.Nagar, Ashtalakshmi Kovil in Besant Nagar, Mahalingapuram Ayyappan Temple in Nungambakkam, ISKCON temple in Sholinganallur are a few options for a pilgrimage trip.  

Safety+ with Bus Hire

The Coronavirus pandemic has thrown several industries into turmoil with multiple lockdowns happening and being enforced through many parts of India. With lockdown orders and inter and intrastate movement getting relaxed, people are looking at hiring buses for several reasons. From returning to their loved ones back home or getting back to their workplaces, people are slowly moving towards a sense of normality when it comes to travel. And with such booking requests coming in, redBus would like to shed some light on some of the safety measures that bus service providers follow before and after every booking:

  • Mandatory use of Masks: Passengers and staff are not permitted to enter the bus without using a protective mask. The bus staff and passengers are encouraged to keep their masks at all times during their journey.
  • Deep cleaning: Buses are subjected to a series of deep cleaning procedures to ensure that every vehicle (Tempo, bus, etc.) is disinfected after every trip.
  • Temperature Checks: Along with the passengers, every staff member on board undergoes regular temperature checks. The bus staff is checked periodically before every trip as well.
  • Blankets and Linens: Passengers are advised to carry their blankets and linens as the bus service provider would not provide the same to minimize the spread of COVID-19.
  • Hand Sanitizers: Every vehicle that's available for hire through redBus comes equipped with hand sanitizers.
  • Advisories: Along with several notifications that redBus provides its passengers to ensure that they are kept safe, passengers are also requested to stay at home if they exhibit any symptom associated with coronavirus.

The pandemic is something new that we might not have experienced before. And it doesn't look like that pandemic is going to go away anytime soon. You can ensure that you stay safe while also keeping your neighbors' safety in mind. You can even clicking here to find out about the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) status, precautions to follow, important state helpline numbers, and make sure you read about Safety+ and more with redBus.

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Chennai 18 Seater Tempo Traveller Types & Prices

18 Seater Tempo Traveller
Non AC
    • Price Per Km
    • Minimum Km
    • Driver Charges
    • Number of Operators
    • Rs. 20
    • 250   Km
    • Rs. 600
    • 10
    • Rs. 19
    • 250  Km
    • Rs. 700
    • 13


What is redBus hire?
redBus hire lets you opt for only the best operators in the city. Looking for a tempo traveller in hire? Look no further! Renting an 18-Seater tempo traveller in Chennai has never been so easy, transparent and hassle-free.
How does the booking process work?
At the time of booking, share your exact requirements. redBus then sources detailed quotations from the best vehicle operators in the city, so that you benefit the most.
What if we want to book 18-Seater force tempo traveller in Chennai for multiple days?
Sure, you can. Just mention all the details before making the booking to redBus. When you opt for an 18-Seater force tempo traveller, redBus lets you book it for a longer duration if you have mentioned your requirement prior to the booking.
What are the payment terms?
It depends upon the operator you choose. Generally operators work on a 50% advance to confirm the booking and the rest 50% at the start of the journey.
For what occasions can we rent 18-Seater tempo traveller in Chennai?
You may rent the vehicle for any occasion. Some of the common occasions for which you can book the vehicle include corporate off-sites/events, weddings, personal travel, pilgrimages, weekend getaways, kids’ picnics or even group leisure travel.
What happens if the tempo traveller breaks down in the middle of the trip?
As we work with the best tempo traveller operators in the city, the chance of this happening is quite rare. But in case the 18-Seater force tempo traveller does break down you need not worry. The tempo traveller operator will ensure that the vehicle is replaced and your journey continues as planned.
Who do I contact if I have additional questions?
Please call 080-30916640 or email
Can I book the 18-seater tempo traveller for more than a day?
Yes, you can do the booking for more than a day but you need to fill in the information prior to the booking. Since it reflects on the quote you will be getting it is imperative that you inform the same beforehand.
Where do I fill in the details on my extended days’ requirements?
Once you have filled in the city, starting and destination points, you will be redirected to another page. There you need to check the box regarding travelling to other cities. Once you have checked ‘Yes’, you will be able to choose multiple days for the trip.
What would be the seating arrangement in the 18-seater tempo traveller bus?
The usual 18-seater traveller seating arrangement in the 18-seater would be 2+2 which will be in 3 rows and an additional full row at the back of the bus, which will have 5-6 seats. Moreover, all the seats are reclining and have ample storage space under the seats.
Can I choose the bus according to my needs or I will be given a bus with a seating capacity according to the number of passengers I mention?
You can choose the traveller bus seat capacity according to your comfort as long as the number of passengers does not exceed the number of seats available. You will be able to take your pick between the 17,18, and 20 seater vans.
Is the traveller bus on rent available for pilgrimage?
Yes, you can definitely rent it for pilgrimage. You can rent the bus for official trips, pleasure trips, and group travels as well. There is also a separate pilgrimage package by redBus to some famous spots, if you are interested.