The Pepsu Road Transport Corporation was established on the 16th of October in 1956 after the Road Transport Corporations Act was passed in 1950. This corporation was built with the objective of providing an economical, safe and efficient mode of travel to the inhabitants of Patiala. PEPSU, Patiala and East Punjab States Union, was an Indian state that was created in 1948, the capital of which was Patiala. The corporation has a fleet of more than 912 buses and covers over 600 routes. It also has a total of 10 bus depots which are located in Bathinda, Barnala, Patiala, Budhlada, Kapurthala, Ludhiana, Faridkot, Chandigarh, Sangrur and Special Cell. When PEPSU, the state, was merged into Punjab, this transport corporation was renamed to PEPSU Road Transport Corporation (PRTS). Headquartered in Patiala, PEPSU runs intrastate and interstate buses covering most places in North India.
PEPSU Online Booking
PEPSU Road Transport Corporation has two ticket booking options. One is booking tickets at bus station ticket counters while the other one is booking tickets online. If cancellation of ticket is done one hour before the departure of bus, 10% of the ticket price is deducted as a cancellation fee and the rest of the amount is refunded into your bank account.
PEPSU : Bus Types
PEPSU Road Transport Corporation operates three kinds of buses under it. Some of these are Punbus AC Bus service, PRTC - AC Volvo and LIBRA AC bus service.
Popular Routes of PEPSU
This corporation operates buses to other states such as , Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Uttaranchal, Uttar Pradesh and Union Territories of Delhi and Chandigarh. One of the most popular routes of PEPSU Road Transport Corporation is the one connecting Delhi and Ludhiana.