Travel cheap, travel smart in Goa's KTCL EV buses

Katia Goes

AIRCONDITIONED EV BUS

Starting off from the KTCL bus stand in Panjim, the Goa government recently introduced six air-conditioned EV buses.

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Katia Goes

EARLY START

The bus starts off early at 6.55 am from the main bus stand, making its way to the Panjim Market via the river-facing Dayanand Bandodkar Marg.

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Katia Goes

ROUTE-WISE

It winds its way from the city bus stand via the Panjim Market, Kala Academy, Miramar, Dona Paula and onward to Goa University, Goa Medical College (GMC) before returning to the main bus stand.

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Katia Goes

AMMENITY CHECK

The EV buses are well equipped with comfortable seats, FM Radio, air conditioning...

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Katia Goes

ARMED UP

...CCTV cameras, fire extinguishers, first-aid kit and phone charging points.   

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Katia Goes

AT LESS THAN Rs 25

Enjoy the comfort of this economical ride at under Rs 25, based on where you get on and get off.

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Katia Goes

MERRY RIDE

At every stop that the bus halts, all you have to do is relax, sit back and soak in the unmatched charm of the local Goan life.

Goa| EV buses| KTCL| Travel smart| Panjim | Photo: Franky Gracias

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