Kanpur City Transport Services Limited
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Uttar Pradesh, India
|Number of lines||6|
|Number of stations||106|
|Operator(s)||Kanpur City Transport Services Limited|
|System length||215 kilometres (134 mi)|
Kanpur City Transport Services Limited, or the Kanpur Metropolitan Bus Service (KMBS), is a committee which oversees bus service in the Kanpur metropolitan area. KMBS operates a fleet of 300 low-floor buses, with and without air conditioning, which serve many parts of the metropolitan area.
The service, formerly known as Mahanagar Bus Seva in Hindi, began operating on 6 July 1922. The city bus service began in 2004 with a fleet of 100 buses. The city buses were brought under the control of Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), the Indian government's urban-modernisation scheme, in 2009.
The following table includes private bus routes.
|1||Sarai Mita||Bada Chauraha, Sarsiya Ghat||Barra Bypass → Yasoda Nagar → Kidwai Nagar State Highway → Chalis Dukan → Tatmil → Kanpur Central|
|2||Chakeri Mod||Mandhana||Ramadevi, Shyam Nagar, Krishna Nagar, Chandari, Shahid Major Salman Khan Bus Station, Anwarganj, Rawatpur, Kalyanpur, IIT, Naramau|
|3||Shyam Nagar||Bada Chauraha||NH 2, Chandari, Civil Aerodrome|
|7||Barra||Barra Jarauli||Barra Bypass → Sachan GuestHouse, Barra → Nandlal, Govind Nagar → Baradevi → Chalis Dukan → Tatmil → Kanpur Central|
|11||Bada Chauraha||Mandi Samiti|
|14||Yasoda Nagar||Kanpur Zoo|
|15||Mandi Samiti Naubasta||Kanpur Central|
|16||Baghpur Tekra||Bada Chauraha|
|17||Kanpur Zoo||Kisan Nagar|
|22||Shastri Chowk, Barra||Rawatpur Gutiya|
KMBS operates air-conditioned buses from outlying areas to Kanpur Airport. The route includes:
- IIT Gate
- Kalianpur Railway Station
- Kanpur University Gate
- Gurudev Crossing
- Vikas Nagar Bus Depot
- Company Bagh Crossing
- Gastro Liver Hospital
- Moti Jhil Crossing
- GSVM Medical College
- Model Town
- Mariampur Hospital
- Chawla Crossing
- Nirala Nagar
- Gaushala Road Crossing
- Naubasta Crossing
- Via Bypass Flyover:
- U-turn near Chakeri
- U-turn near Axis Bank ATM Ahirwan
- "Transport in Kanpur". Kanpur Online. Archived from the original on 26 March 2014. Retrieved 11 August 2019.
- Upkar's State of India. Upkar Prakashan. p. 18.
- Pandey, Alok (13 July 2018). "कानपुर को प्रदूषण मुक्त बनाने के लिए सड़कों पर इलेक्ट्रिक लो फ्लोर बसें चलेंगी" [Electric low floor buses will run on the roads to make Kanpur pollution free]. Patrika (in Hindi). Archived from the original on 13 August 2018.