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Kolkata Road Transport

Located in the eastern part of the country, Kolkata is well connected with road to other parts of the country. Tourist destination in West Bengal are well connected to Kolkata via network of bus routes. 

National Highway 6 links Kolkata to major parts of the country. The Dharmatala/Esplanade Bus Terminus, Babughat Bus Terminus are main bus terminus in  the city from where you can board a bus.

Bus in Kolkata

Calcutta State Transport Corporation (CSTC), North Bengal State Transport Corporation (NBSTC) & South Bengal State Transport Corporation (SBSTC)  are the major operators of bus services in Kolkata and West Bengal.

You can book your ticket for Digha beach, Mandarmani or any other places of interest. Here you can find fully air-conditioned Volvo buses connecting to other cities of West Bengal and parts of  India.

Calcutta State Transport Corporation

Calcutta State Transport Corporation also known as (CSTC) is the prime body looking after the road transport in the city of Kolkata. The history of bus services goes back to 1920. 

The State Kolkata Public TransportTransport Services under the auspice of Directorate of Transportation, Government of the then Government of West Bengal in form of organized public sector came into existence of July 31, 1948.

Later on June 15, 1960 the State Transport Services was changed into Calcutta State Transport Corporation under the Road Transport Corporation Act, 1950. 

By 1966-67 the Calcutta State Transport Corporation was able to upgrade it by connecting to almost 90% of the national highways. 

On the other side with an objective of providing bus services to the rural customers the first Long Distance Bus service (LDS) was started from Calcutta to Digha from April 14, 1968, by Calcutta State Transport Corporation to meet the demand of increase in passengers of rural areas.

Apart from this CSTC is operating a huge fleet of buses in the northern part of the Kolkata, adjoining :-Calcutta to Siliguri, Calcutta to Malda, Calcutta to Raigunge, Calcutta to Balurghat, Calcutta to Farakka, Calcutta to Khajuria-Ghat etc.

Kolkata CSTC Bus Time Table and Route or WBTC- Bus Services 

South Bengal State Transport Corporation

Bus Route KolkataHeadquartered in Durgapur, S.B.S.T.C  with numerous bus depots in West Bengal including one at Esplanade Bus Terminus, Kolkata is a connecting link between Jharkhand and nearby areas of West Bengal. 

Now a days you can also find hi-tech Volvo buses standing at the depots. Enjoy traveling to interior parts of West Bengal without sacrificing your freedom. 

Facts about South Bengal State Transport Corporation

Phone Number: 76999 93930 (Customer Care No.), 76999 94000 (Customer WhatsApp Support)
Email Id: query@sbstcbooking.co.in (Online Booking), sbstctraffic@gmail.com (General Query)
Website: www.sbstconline.com
Belghoria Divisional Office:
5/5 B.T.Road, Belghoria Kolkata – 700056
Phone: 033-25442194

Corporate & Divisional Office:
Dr.B.C.Roy.Avenue Durgapur
– 713201, West Bengal, India
Phone & Fax Number: 0343-2556419 

Belghoria Divisional Office
5/5 B.T.Road, Belghoria, Kolkata - 700056
P.H.- 033-25442194/033 25645260
Founded :1st August 1963
Website : www.sbstc.co.in

North Bengal State Transport Corporation

Local Transport in KolkataHeadquartered in Cooch Behar, West Bengal, it plies buses in North Bengal and also to  some parts of Assam, Sikkim and Bihar. 

Most of the buses in the fleet are fitted with CD/DVD, Air Condition System making you enjoy every bit of your travel. To avoid rush and crowd during peak hours you can book the services online. 

Address: North Bengal State Tr Corporation Paribaha Bhavan, Sagar Dighi West, P.O.& District :Cooch Pin: 736101
Fax No: 03582-222576
Email Id: nbstcenquiry@gmail.com
Whatsapp: +919083287330
Founded  : 1 April 1945
Headquarters : Cooch Behar, West Bengal
Service area : Entire West bengal and Some Parts of Assam, Sikkim and Bihar
Operator : Government of West Bengal
Website : www.nbstc.co.in

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