In anticipation of the upcoming Sankranti festival, the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) is set to operate an impressive 6,795 special bus services. As a part of their customer-centric approach, APSRTC is maintaining regular fares even for these special services. Passengers can now take advantage of the newly launched advance booking facility to meticulously plan their festive journey. Notably, a substantial portion of these special services, amounting to 3,570 buses, will be in operation from January 6 to January 14, preceding the festival.
Sankranti Travel Demand Leads to Premium Prices
The festive fervor has triggered an uptick in demand for travel, resulting in premium prices for both bus and air passengers. Bus fares from Hyderabad to various destinations in Andhra Pradesh have witnessed a significant surge during the Sankranti season. For instance, the regular fare from Hyderabad to Tirupati in super luxury buses has doubled from 821 to 1,493 on January 12 and 13. Similarly, Lahari AC sleeper buses have experienced an increase in ticket prices from 1,493 to 2,223 during the same period. Notably, the fare for super luxury buses from Hyderabad to Ongole has tripled, soaring from 468 to 1,252. Private buses are also following suit, with fares for destinations like Bhimavaram ranging from 2,000 to 3,000 during the Sankranti period. Furthermore, airfares to popular destinations such as Vizag, Tirupati, and Rajahmundry have observed a sharp increase.
This Sankranti season, ensure a seamless and well-planned journey with APSRTC’s special services and be prepared for the increased travel demand reflected in premium prices. Book your tickets in advance to secure your spot and make the most of this festive season.
SVR Cabs: The Perfect Car Travel Solution
In addition to APSRTC’s extensive bus services, SVR Cabs, a prominent car travels company in Vijayawada, is offering premium cab services during the peak Sankranti season. This comes as a boon for travelers who face challenges in securing train reservations or prefer a more personalized travel experience. Families and groups of friends are turning to SVR Cabs, booking reliable and comfortable cabs from Vijayawada to reach their home destinations.
Embark on your Sankranti journey with confidence, whether by bus or SVR Cabs, ensuring a seamless travel experience. Book your preferred mode of transport in advance to secure your spot and make the most of this festive season.