If you planning to travel by Rajasthan roadways all category bus services, then be ready to shell out more as bus fare hike comes into effect from midnight of May 31, 2014.
In AC, deluxe and semi-deluxe the rates have been increased up to 14%-16% while in ordinary services the fares have been hiked up by 11%.
Under the revised list, travelling on multi-excel (AC) buses will now cost Rs 2 per kilometer to a passenger compared to the earlier Rs 1.75. For luxury (AC) buses, the commuters will have to pay Rs 1.90 per kilometer, following an increase of 25 paisa. In the inter-state bus services (AC) too there is an increase of 25 paisa and passengers will be charged Rs 1.80 per km.
Similarly, deluxe buses will now cost Rs 1.27 per km. Last time the rates were revised in September 2012. However, with increase in diesel and operational costs, RSRTC has made these changes.