DTC, Delhi Transport Corporation services in Delhi has immensely distributed network of bus services that connects almost each and every part of Delhi with its network of buses. The most Prominent of these being the Mudrika and the Bahri Mudrika services that interconnects all parts of the city with a great frequency of buses up till 10:30 p.m.
New Delhi is a metro city together with a state. There are seven different districts in New Delhi. The public transport system of New Delhi is completely based on Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses, blue line buses and metro trains. Government bus service is maintained by DTC and private bus service is known as Blue Line Buses.
Transportation in Delhi is under-going a enormous change with the entry of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation. DTC bus route has been helping Delhi Metro to link Delhi City better by functional new bus routes concerning commuters in areas neighbouring the metro stations for improved city experience.
DTC is the First Transport Corporation in the country to have introduced the CNG Buses in its City Fleet. It has replaced its entire City Fleet with the CNG buses, the Corporation is recognized as the World's Largest Eco-friendly CNG Fleet Operator and, thus, has the pride of its vigorous contribution towards cleaning up the environment of the City. Our city fleet has over 3110 CNG buses.
The Corporation also runs Inter State Services with diesel buses. These buses too are made to undergo Stringent Pollution Checks after usual intervals. Induction of low floor buses to assist disabled and senior citizens.
Special Hire Service: -Apart from the normal services, the Corporation also offers buses to the Citizen of Delhi on Special Hire for marriage parties, picnics, etc.
School Bus Service: - The school bus service of the Corporation is preferred the most by the parents of school going children as the safest mode of transport . The Corporation provides the buses to schools within the territory of Delhi on Special Hire.
Free/Concessional Passes: - DTC also gives Free Passes to disabled persons, war-widows & their dependents, eminent sport personalities, Freedom Fighters etc. and Concessional Passes to a variety of categories of commuters viz. Students, Senior Citizens, Residents of Resettlement Colonies, Journalists, etc.
With a view to do away with the difficulties faced by the commuters in getting their passes made/renewed, the Corporation has computerized all its pass sections. The commuters are no more required to stand in the long queues outside the pass sections for the reason. To facilitate the regular commuters of satellite-Towns, DTC is providing concessional bus pass services.
DTC Delhi in association with Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Transit System Ltd, which was initiated to suggest improvements in transport infrastructure, has launched an online passenger opinion survey seeking opinion of the commuters to pick up bus transport services. Currently, DTC runs 657 bus routes which were finalised almost 15 years back and the government-run operator now focussing on rationalising the routes to reflect the “changed transport” scenario in the city.
Anyone can buy the ticket that will be valid for travelling in DTC buses throughout the day. For ordinary buses, the fare is Rs. 20/- only. However for all city buses including GREEN LINE the fare is Rs. 25/- only.
DTC is functioning Interstate Services in 6 states and U.T. Chandigarh viz. Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pardesh, Himachal Pardesh, Rajasthan, and Jammu & Kashmir. DTC runs Air-Conditioned Deluxe, Deluxe with push-back seats, Semi-Deluxe, Ordinary Buses on Interstate Routes. The Buses are having curtains, fans, comfortable cushion facilities as well as Air-suspension for horizontal and safe ride. Just like RSRTC and KSRTC, DTC is known for its air conditioned and deluxe interstate bus services. DTC offers an well-organized, relaxing, reliable, reasonable and correctly coordinated bus services to the commuters of Delhi and its adjoining states. .
So enjoy your Delhi transit with Delhi transport Corporation.