New Direct Volvo AC Bus Service: Ahmedabad Airport to Rajkot at Rs.553!

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Airport in Ahmedabad is the busiest airport for air travel in western India. It offers direct connectivity to many domestic and international destinations. Consequently, individuals from various districts of Gujarat often rely on Ahmedabad Airport for their travel needs, whether within India or abroad. Many passengers, especially from Saurashtra, travel to Ahmedabad Airport for both domestic and international flights.

To enhance passenger convenience, the Gujarat State Road Transport will introduce bus services from Rajkot to Ahmedabad Airport and vice versa. Currently, only private buses operate on this route, offering tickets at relatively higher prices. Additionally, plans include the introduction of AC buses, including double decker buses, to cater to passengers traveling from locations such as SG Highway and Gandhinagar to Ahmedabad Airport.

Introduction of AC Volvo Bus Service Between Ahmedabad Airport and Rajkot

Starting from February 5, 2024, passengers traveling between Ahmedabad Airport and Rajkot can avail themselves of the new AC Volvo Bus service. Priced at Rs. 553, this service aims to enhance connectivity and convenience for travelers, particularly those from Saurashtra region, accessing Ahmedabad Airport for international and interstate journeys.

Key Highlights:

  1. Enhanced Connectivity: The AC Volvo Bus service will operate in both the morning and evening, catering to the diverse travel needs of passengers throughout the day.
  2. Affordable Fare: At a fare of Rs. 553, passengers can enjoy comfortable and affordable travel between Ahmedabad Airport and Rajkot.
  3. Unique Offering: For the first time in India, passengers will have the option to obtain a bus pass directly from the airport, facilitating seamless travel to other districts within the region.

Introduction of AC Volvo Bus Service Between Ahmedabad Airport and Rajkot

A special type of POTA cabin has been set up at the bus station in Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad, facilitating the booking of tickets for the AC Volvo bus service. This service will feature comfortable seating arrangements for passengers.

The AC Volvo bus will operate as a seater bus, departing from Ahmedabad International Airport at 6:00 am for Rajkot. Similarly, a bus will depart from Rajkot Bus Terminal at 5:00 pm to reach Ahmedabad Airport. The one-time fare for this journey has been set at Rs. 553.

Passengers will have the convenience of booking tickets from the comfort of their homes. The Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation is also contemplating the introduction of additional buses on this route in the future.

The route of the AC Volvo Bus from Ahmedabad International Airport to Rajkot will traverse through Via-Naroda, Geeta Mandir, Nehrunagar, Limdi, and Chotila highway before reaching Rajkot. Advance online ticket bookings for this bus can be made through the GSRTC Official app available on the Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation website ( and the Google Play Store.

Introduction of New Bus Routes for Passenger Convenience

The Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation has introduced several new routes to enhance the convenience of passengers. Gujaratis have a penchant for travel, and Gujarat boasts numerous captivating destinations. Recently, during the January 26 Kartavya Path event, a tableau showcasing ‘Dhordo,’ the fastest-growing tourism destination in Gujarat’s Kutch region, was prominently featured.

Moreover, Saurashtra is home to many scenic spots that attract travelers from both within the country and abroad. Ahmedabad airport stands as the primary choice for passengers due to its direct connectivity with numerous foreign airports. In order to provide adequate facilities for travelers, direct bus services will now be available from Ahmedabad Airport to Rajkot, one of Saurashtra’s major cities.

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