Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) Bus

Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) Bus Service

Avg. Bus Duration: 14 hours 9 mins
Buses depart from: Pune
Bus arrives in: Bangalore (Bengaluru)
Distance: 840 km
Earliest Bus: 00:00
Last Bus: 23:59
Daily Bus Services: 560
Bus Companies: VRL Travels, SRS Travels, National Travels

Pune to Bangalore Covid-19 Travel Guidelines

If you’re planning to book a bus ticket from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru), please take a note of Bangalore (Bengaluru) travel guidelines to avoid any last-minute hassle. The continuous spike of new Covid-19 cases in the state has prompted the Government to issue fresh travel guidelines in order to curb the spread of the virus. In a bid to help the passengers on all recent travel updates, we have made a comprehensive report of guidelines one needs to check before booking a bus from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) :

  • There shall be intensive surveillance at the border of Kerala and Maharashtra as per the prevailing circular/guidelines issued by Department of Health and family Welfare, Govt. of Karnataka. The same guidelines are extended to the State of Goa.
  • There is a weekend curfew as well as night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am in the state.
  • Public transport including buses can operate in the state with 100% occupancy.
  • RT-PCR is not mandated for Intrastate traveling.

Bus from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru)

The journey from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) is smoothly covered by a bus in 9 hours. The time to travel is dependent on India’s traffic, roads and climatic conditions. There are operators running their buses between Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) bringing necessary travel convenience for several people in India. All buses are driven by experienced drivers ensuring safety during journey.

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Bus From Bangalore (Bengaluru) to Pune Bus

If this isn’t a one-way journey, you can book your return tickets from Bangalore (Bengaluru) to Pune with ease. With a plethora of operators servicing this route, choose a bus that best meets your needs and requirements. You can even use the filter option to arrange the bus operators according to your preferred choice such as duration of travel, fare, seats available, etc. So, what are you waiting for? Book your bus tickets with redBus.

Operators Serving on this Route

A number of prominent operators ply buses from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) ensuring punctuality and safety for its passengers. Major operators offering various kinds of bus services are:

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What is the most popular route for bus from Pune to Bangalore? How long does Pune to Bangalore bus journey takes?
The most popular bus route from Pune to Bangalore is NH 48. However, there are other routes as well. Some buses take Pune – Sangli – Kolhapur – Hubli – Dharwad – Dawangere – KR Puram route, which is 1020 km long. Another route is Pune – Shirwal – Surul –Karad – Kolhapur – Nippani – Hubli – Ranibennur – Davangere – Tumkur route and this route is 1030 km. However, the distance between Pune and Bangalore is around 1000 km, no matter which route you take. So, the approximate travel time ranges between 12 hours and 17 hours.
Which are the bus services plying on this route?
Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation is the state-operated buses plying on this route. There are many private bus operators as well, prominent among them are VRL Travels, Gujarat Travels and SRS Travels and Orange Tours & Travels.
Given the long journey, how many breaks does the Pune to Bangalore buses take?
Because the journey is very long, bus operators give multiple breaks for passengers to freshen up and to have food. Normally you get two or three breaks, typically near to roadside restaurants or Dhabas. These places will have washroom facilities and refreshments. The choices of restaurants are different for different operators. For example, buses from Orange Tours and Travels takes a single break only – a 15-minute break near Hotel Daulat, which is a pure vegetarian restaurant. Go Tour Travels, on the other hand, takes two breaks – a 10-minute break near Jai Hind Hotel along the Bangalore Highway and the second one a 20-minutes break. If you are travelling on SRS Travels takes about small breaks Ratnam Hotel, Hotel Aroma Naturals, Neelkamal Hotel and Hotel Green Palace. Every operator has their own preferred places to take a break.
What is Pune to Bangalore Bus fare?
The lowest fare would be around Rs. 500, which is for an AC seater. Volvo semi-sleeper ticket would cost you around Rs. 900 while a Volvo sleeper coach ticket would cost around Rs. 1,900. There could be slight differences in ticket prices according to the season and the operators. Charges may increase during peak season and would decrease during the offseason. Check for redBus offers to avail tickets in discounted rates!
Are there any Pune to Bangalore KSRTC bus? Which are the pick-up points?
There are six services from Pune to Bangalore. All KSRTC buses have only one boarding point in Pune – Swargate. Even Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation, MSRTC buses also pick up passengers from Swargate.
Which are the pick-up and drop-off points of private-operated buses?
Pickup points of private-operated buses are Wakhad Ginger Hotel, Wakhad Hinjewadi - SRS Travels, Chandini Chowk, and Katrej. The main dropping points in Bangalore are Tumkur Bye Pass, Nelemanagala SRS Travels, 8th Mile (flyover), Jalahalli (flyover), Rajajinagar, and Malleswaram Circle.
Which Pune - Bangalore buses have WiFi facility?
Most of the Volvo and Scania buses offer WiFi facility. Volvo/Scania buses are run by both government operators and private operators. National Travels and Orange Tours and Travels offer different types of Volvo buses ranging from Volvo multi-axle I-shift, Volvo multi-axle sleeper AC, AC sleeper, semi-sleeper, Scania AC multi-axle sleeper etc.
What is Pune to Bangalore bus schedule? What time does the first bus and the last bus leave Pune?
Normally, most of the Pune Bangalore buses are scheduled overnight. The first bus from Pune departs at 1:30 am and after a 13-hour 30 minutes journey, it reaches Bangalore at around 3:30 pm. Pune -Bangalore buses run at a high frequency – almost one in every 3 minutes. The last bust from departs from Pune at around 11:59 pm. This trip takes about 14 hours and it usually reaches the destination at around 02: 00 pm.
Do I need any ID to book tickets online?
Yes. You need to give the details of your ID to book tickets online. You can select the type of ID from a drop-down list. You may select from Driving license, Pan Card, Adhar card, Voter’s ID and Passport. Remember to carry your ID when you travel. You need to produce the original hard copy of your ID while boarding the bus.



Bangalore (Bengaluru)

    Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) Bus Types

    Various types of buses serving passengers from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) ensuring safety and comfort. A few bus services are:

    About Pune

    The Maharashtra city of Pune is the second largest city of the state and is situated around 170 km away from Mumbai. Pune is known to have a rich history and is also the eighth largest metropolitan city of the country. The city was once the main power centre of the Maratha Empire. In India’s educational sphere, Pune is a big name which led to it being named the “Oxford of the East”. This part of the country is developing by the minute and is currently quite popular as an important industrial hub as well. Some tourist locations recommended to check out in the region are Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, Osho Commune International, Sinhagad Fort and Shaniwar Wada.

    About Bangalore (Bengaluru)

    Bangalore (Bengaluru) is located on Deccan highland and belongs to the southeastern state of Karnataka, India. Bangalore (Bengaluru) is considered as the most developed city of Information Technology in India and is one of 10 business locations in the world. There are a lot of modern architectural works, many historical sites and stories of Indian dynasty as well as a cool weather, Bangalore (Bengaluru) is not only a home of scientists and researchers but is also one of the most attractive destinations for foreign tourists in India. You don’t believe in what I am saying but you will know exactly how Bangalore (Bengaluru) steals people’s hearts easily if you have a chance to come to this wonderful city. Bangalore (Bengaluru) is also sometimes referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India". Bangalore (Bengaluru) is famous for the numerous IT Companies.

    Pune to Bangalore Bus

    How to book a bus on redBus from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru)?

    It is very easy to book a bus on redBus from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru). The company has a very user-friendly interface, and you can book bus tickets online in just a few clicks.

    To book a Pune to Bangalore bus online, do the following -

    • Open the redBus website or download the redBus mobile application.
    • Select Pune and Bangalore (Bengaluru) in the ‘from’ and ‘to’ sections. Choose your travel date.
    • Choose a bus and select your seats.
    • Select your boarding and drop-off points.
    • Enter passenger details and make the payment. redBus has many online payment options that are safe such as credit card, debit card, net banking, online wallets, etc.
    • If you have a coupon code, you can use it to avail offers in the payment section.

    Once you have made the payment, you will get your confirmed ticket for Pune to Bangalore bus online via SMS and Email. You can show the online m-ticket or e-ticket while boarding the bus.

    Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) is a very popular route, and a lot of people travel this route. Many famous attractions, such as the Mahalakshmi Temple in Kolhapur, Gokak Falls, Forts, Hubli, etc., can be found along this route.

    Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) Bus Distance and Fare

    The distance between Pune and Bangalore (Bengaluru) by bus is 841 km. The minimum time taken to cover this distance is around 10 hours 30 minutes and the maximum time for a bus to travel from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) is 16 hours 05 minutes.

    The Pune to Bangalore bus fare starts from Rs 810. The ticket price can go up to Rs.5000 depending on the type of bus you choose. Many operators offer different kinds of buses for the Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) route.

    You can get all the information related to Pune to Bangalore buses on the redBus website/ mobile application. You can book your Pune to Bangalore bus ticket on redBus and enjoy various benefits.

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    Travel Safety during Covid-19

    Covid-19 Updates on Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) Bus Route

    Travel safe from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) during Covid-19 Pandemic
    • While traveling from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) during Covid-19 Pandemic, passengers have to follow certain guidelines as per the orders of the Government and local authorities. One can find the key highlights of the restrictions to follow from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) route on this page.
    Covid-19 Test and Quarantine Rules
    • If you are wondering if you need to take a Covid-19 test while travelling from Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) during Covid-19 Pandemic or looking for quarantine rules, this page will give you updated information on the same, so that you can keep the documents handy while travelling.
    List of Useful Resources
    • Passengers need to visit the official website of the Government and take a note of Covid-19 PCR test validity for traveling on this bus route.
    Key Points to Remember for Interstate Travelers
    • The state government has gradually started easing COVID-related restrictions and curbs that were put in place on Pune to Bangalore (Bengaluru) bus routes due to the ever-increasing deadly coronavirus cases. If you are traveling interstate, then check out these latest COVID rules and restrictions in place.

    General Covid-19 Guidelines to follow while in Bangalore (Bengaluru)

    Mandatory Mask
    Minimum 1 meter of physical distance
    Sanitizing hands
    Temperature checks at public places