Hyderabad RoadwaysHyderabad is one of the largest metros in India having an area of 650 sq kms, having a population of more than 80 lakhs. Hyderabad is a developed city in terms of the road transportation facilities. In Hyderabad one can opt for bus, taxi, cab, auto rickshaw etc services.
Hyderabad Bus Service
The APSRTC (Andhra Pradesh state road transport corporation) is the state owned road transport corporation in the state of Andhra and Hyderabad. Hyderabad has a number of “bus depots”, to plan and oversee the operations. There are 1,000 buses operating in the city of Hyderabad. The buses are colored with a distinct blue and white color. Apart from the city services, there are “intercity and interstate services”, operated by APSRTC. The hyderabadbusroutes.com, gives all the information regarding the Hyderabad bus routes to the public.
Bus terminals in Hyderabad
The various terminals in Hyderabad along with important contact numbers are as follows –
- Mahatma Gandhi Bus Station : 040-24614406
- Charminar Bus Station : 040-23443317
- Koti Women’s College Bus Station : 9959226163
- Rathfile Bus Station : 040-23443399
- Dilsukhnagar Bus Station: 9959226261
- Afzalgunj Bus Station : 9959226156
- Medchal Bus Station : 9959226158
- Sanathnagar Bus Station : 9959226159
- ECIL Bus Station : 9959226165
- Jubilee Bus Station : 040-27802203
Taxi Services in Hyderabad
If you want to hire a taxi then car rentals serve long distance travel and tourism better. Radio taxis or taxis run by meter are perfect for short distance travel, preferably within the city limits. The standard rate in Hyderabad for radio taxis begins at Rs 80 for the first 4 kilometers and for every kilometer thereafter, one is charged Rs 10/ km. Once the booking is made, the message goes via walky-talky, and the cab nearest to you reaches you within minutes.
Hyderabad Cab ServicesContact numbers of the cab services in Hyderabad are:
- Cel Cabs - 040-23242526
- Orange Cabs – 040-55315555
- Cell Taxi - 040-27901111
- Fast Track - 040-288889999
- Call Cabs - 040-66251313
Rickshaws in HyderabadOne can also hire an auto rickshaw to travel in Hyderabad. For 24/7 Auto rickshaws in Hyderabad contact – 93929189989
The cycle rickshaw is a tricycle designed to ferry people. Hyderabad has the largest number of cycle rickshaws, after Kolkata, but now a days, no one is using this mode of transport, so the rickshaw pullers are changing their vocation.