Main bus companies in India: VRL Travels, Neeta Bus, Shrinath Travels, SRS Travels, Gujarat Travels, HANS TRAVELS and some more.
Indian bus market was liberalised in the early 1990s, which followed with private undertakings in different states. The total share of the private sector in the country increased from 57 to 85 per cent.
Road transport regulations in India have allegedly arisen from the need and desire to protect the railways.
the road mode is most optimal over short or medium distances, with the railways scoring over road only in longer distances.
Buses take up over 90% of public transport in Indian cities. Introdution of Volvo B7RLE intra-city buses in India was introduced by Bangalore in January 2005. Since then, fleet of Volvo services utilisation has been increased by all the transport sectors, state owned and private sector as well.
India being a vast country, with 1.3+ billion people, 29 states and 7 union territories, the public transportation is divided between state owned & private sector.
Some major bus companies which covers the major cities of India:
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It is currently the largest fleet owner of commercial vehicles in India.
Listed in the “Limca Book of Record” as the largest fleet owner of commercial vehicles in India in the Private Sector.
Covers 350+ routes connecting nearly 100 destinations with over 420 luxury Buses / Coaches. Operates in around 23 states and 4 union territories in the country, such as Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat Rajasthan and Goa.
Fleet of 4360 Vehicles:
Fleets consist of different types like, AC / Non A/c Sleeper coach, AC / Non A/c Semi Sleeper / Seater, etc.
Most popular bus service operators in India. Northern India is the main service location such as Delhi, UP, MP and certain parts of Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan. Fleet offers more than 107 bus services or 20+ routes daily. Their fleet consists of Volvo AC, AC Sleeper, Volvo AC Sleeper, Non AC Sleeper, AC Seater and Non AC seater. Rated as the SECOND largest Travel Agency in whole INDIA among the daily service operators as it covers the major cities.
Headquartered in Mumbai & Pune. Providing services to more than 3 million passengers since 2000. Most premium inter-city bus transport across the major states, Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh & Andhra Pradesh. Having 290 buses in more than 60 cities all over India. Neeta travels are popular for being punctual, clean and good staff conduct.