Saturday, June 24, 2017

Bus service to and from airport begins today

Ahmedabad: From today, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) begins its exclusive airport shuttle bus service. The bus will have 29 pick-up and drop-off points on the 22.7km route. The shuttle service will begin from Karnavati Club on SG Highway and will be called 'Route 1000'. The service will start at 4am and will run till 10.15pm. The AMC claims this service will be the first such one in the country.
The maximum ticket price is Rs 50, from Karnavati to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport. To begin with, some five buses will operate on the route and one can expect a bus at each pick up point every 30 minutes once the service becomes fully operational. Deputy municipal commissioner Arjav Shah said, "The bus will have free WiFi service, ergonomic seats and an LED screen to provide information related to flight arrivals and departures."
24/06/17 Times of India