Thrissur KSRTC Bus Station

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Thrissur KSRTC Bus Station
തൃശ്ശൂര്‍ കേരള സ്റ്റേറ്റ് റോഡ് ട്രാൻസ്പോർട്ട് കോർപ്പറേഷൻ ബസ്‌ സ്റ്റേഷൻ
Bus Station
Thrissur transport station.jpg
Entrance of Thrissur KSRTC Bus Station
Location Kokkalai, Thrissur, Kerala
India
Coordinates 10°31′03″N 76°12′38″E / 10.51753°N 76.210431°E / 10.51753; 76.210431Coordinates: 10°31′03″N 76°12′38″E / 10.51753°N 76.210431°E / 10.51753; 76.210431
Owned by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC)
Operated by KSRTC
Platforms 15 Bus bays
Construction
Structure type At Grade
Platform levels 1
Parking Yes
Other information
Station code TSR
Fare zone Central Zone, Thrissur
Services
84

Thrissur KSRTC Bus Station is a state-owned Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) Thrissur Bus Station is situated in Kokkalai in the heart of the Thrissur City. The bus station is very near to the Thrissur Railway Station.[1]

Overview[edit]

The bus station runs long distance, inter-state and city services. It is a particularly important station because of its strategic location on the major NH 17 and NH 47. It is also the centre most station is the state thus having easiest access in the state to all the major cities in Kerala and South India. There is an online reservation counter at Thrissur bus station.[2]

Modernisation plans[edit]

Kerala Government is rebuilding the bus station at a cost of Rs 50 crore.[3] This modern bus station will be built on BoT basis. The new bus station can accommodate around three thousand buses in one day. Around 100 buses can also be parked in the bus station according to the new plans.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Night schedule of Thrissur KSRTC Bus Station". Mathrubhumi.com. Retrieved 2014-11-03. 
  2. ^ "Night schedule of Thrissur KSRTC Bus Station". Mathrubhumi.com. Retrieved 2014-11-03. 
  3. ^ a b "KSRTC to have modern bus station in Thrissur". Metro News. Archived from the original on March 2, 2012. Retrieved 2010-04-11.