first antique bus of Kerala was a saloon type
23-seater of which the passenger entry door was
at the rear end and it also possessed a first
The time schedule, fares and bus stops were predetermined
and published for the information of the public.
Simultaneously a parcel service had also been
started increasing the utility of the bus service
with its unique features.
By this service in that year the public could
sent their important parcels through the special
agents appointed by the government. Earlier there
existed mainly three bus routes of which one was
and the third, Nagercoil-Colachal. They were introduced
on 21.2.1938 with 39 buses totally for all of
the three bus routes as a whole.
As compared to the numbers, KSRTC buses have schedules
that are 3944 much more than what was in 661 in
1965. We are proud of our stature friendly, reliable
and fast service - as we aim to be in serving
To succeed by providing excellent service to our
customers through a committed team, that is what
that has lead us to our popularity. We are committed
to providing a high standard of service to all
our customers through the development of our services.