Kadamba Transport Corporation (KTC) Goa
Kadamba Transport Corporation Limited (KTC or KTCL) is a Government of Goa road transport undertaking. KTC was set up in the year 1980, with the objective to provide safe, reliable, comfortable, punctual effective and efficient passenger transport to the traveling public.
The Kadamba Transport Corporation Ltd. has both Intrastate and intercity bus services to Maharashtra and Karnataka. and now it has blue, red and white Kadamba buses. KTC has provided transport and connectivity to Goa’s main towns and rural hinterland.
Note: From March 2011 the KTCL (Kadamba Transport Corporation) has started online booking of bus tickets in the form form of e-tickets, providing convenience to the tourists and local people.
The Kadamba Transport Corporation operates 220 routes by its fleet, through Mercedes-Benz buses, AC Volvo buses, Luxury buses, Semi Luxury buses and Deluxe buses. There are 405 buses Connecting Goa to Maharastra and Karnataka states. KTC buses connects the important destinations like Shirdi, Bengaluru, Mumbai Pune, Gokarna, Mangalore,Solapur, Hospet, Bagalkot, Belgaum, Hubli, Mysore, Raichur, Kolhapur, Miraj, Karwar, Sawantwadi, Badami, Haveri, Mudhebehal, Malwan, Vengurrla, Vijaydurga, Gulbarga, Chickodi, Soundatti, etc.
The Corporation has major four depots at Margao, Panaji, Porvorim and Vasco with a Central workshop at Porvorim. The Kadamba Transport Corporation Ltd. operates shuttle services known as point to point buses connecting major commercial towns like Panaji, Margao, Vasco, Mapusa, Ponda, Curchorem,Sanqelim etc.
The corporation has a total 14 Bus stands in GOA.
The KTC operates the bus stands (main bus stops or station) in almost all of Goa’s cities and towns. Their services cover the length and breadth of Goa today. The ticket prices are reasonable and for intra-Goa travel are purchased on the bus itself from the on board bus conductor.
- Panaji Bus Stand
- Margao Bus Stand
- Ponda Bus Stand
- Vasco Bus Stand
- Marcela Bus Stand
- Mapusa Bus Stand
- Saquelim Bus Stand
- Bicholim Bus Stand
- Assonora Bus Stand
- Honda Bus Stand
- Cuncolin Bus Stand
- Canacona Bus Stand
- Shiroda Bus Stand
- Curchorem Bus Stand
KTC Pilgrimage Bus Packages and services
KTC offers its Ashtavinayaka Tours, by air-conditioned buses, during the weekends. The Chintamani of the thevur, Mayureshwar of Morgao, Sidhivinayak of Sidhtek, Mahaganpati of Rangao, Vighneshawar of Ozar, Girijatmak of Lenyadri, Varadvinayak of Mahad, Balleishwar of Pali are among the places covered. The tour covers 1600 km and costs Rs 2500 per person. Booking can be done at booking offices at bus-stands or at depots of the KTC.
Official website of KTC Kadamba Transport Corporation in Goa with online bus ticket booking services: http://www.goakadamba.com
Contact Address and Phone Numbers of KTC Offices in Goa: http://www.goakadamba.com/contact.html
The corporation Registered office is located at Parasio de Goa, Alto Porvorim, Bardez Goa, 403521.
KTCL Cancellation and other terms and conditions: http://www.goakadamba.com/cancel.html