RSRTC brings a respite to the bus commuters, tourists and travelers in Rajasthan with the launching a helpline number.
The helpline number – 979011100, on which passengers can send SMS and file complaints against bus services, lack of cleanliness in the bus or the misbehavior by the driver or bus conductor, would be of great help to improve the services and quality of road transportation in Rajasthan.
Now, save the helpline number in your mobile and travel in RSRTC buses hustle and tension free. 🙂
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.
Now, passengers can avail 20% discount on fares of Volvo, Mercedes & Deluxe buses on Jaipur- Delhi route by booking the ticket in advance. Rajasthan Roadways has announced this discount of 20% on fares only if the tickets are booked 15 days prior to the date of the journey.
Road travel was never this easy before!
The online booking facility made available by RSTRC is very convenient for the travelers. As per the rules, individuals can book tickets one week prior to the schedule of the journey. RSTRC buses ply on different routes at different times. The ticket fare depends upon the type of bus services being used, and the distance traveled.
Different types of buses are available that include deluxe and semi-deluxe buses. Volvo bus services can also be booked online. These buses also provide the modern facilities such as AC ambiance, reclining chairs, etc.
Procedure for RSRTC Online Booking
- Users have to register online on the website. After successful registration, user will get ID and password through which he can login.
- User needs to fill an online form that includes details of the journey.
- Payments can be made through debit/credit card.
- After successful payment, a PNR will be generated.
- Use needs to take a printout of the ticket and also carry the original photo ID proof that has been mentioned while booking the ticket
The travelers can also check the schedules of the bus-services (both inter-city and inter-state) and make reservations online. http://www.rsrtc.rajasthan.gov.in
Now the RSRTC website makes it very convenient to plan your travel smoothly and reliably.