Elaborate arrangements have been made by Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) during pilgrim season 2011-2012 to ensure enough and effective sabarimala pilgrimage. A fully equipped bus station including garage facility has started functioning at Pampa round the clock. Buses will be operated from all important bus stations to Pampa and Erumeli.
In addition to Pamba Bus station, there is a temporary bus station at Nilackal. Chain services to Pampa from Nilackal are now operating. Mobile workshop facilities are arranged at Chalakkayam, Pampa, Nilackal, Plappally and Perunad.
KSRTC Bus Fare from Pamba to important destinations 2011-12
KSRTC Tel No Pamba Bus Station – 04735 – 203445
Bus Fare (Rs.) *
|Fast Passenger||Super Fast||Super Express|
|Ernakulam (via Pathanamthitta)||128||135|
|Ernakulam (via Erumely)||114||119|
|* fare including cess of Rs.1/- … fare may subject to change.|
Bus services from Chengannoor, Kottayam and Ernakulam railway stations have started to help pilgrimage to pamba.Advance seat reservation facility is also available including group reservation prior to 10 days. The KSRTC will provide bus to Pampa from any place within 10 kms from special service centre for a group of 40 pilgrims.
The timing of bus from KSRTC is not specifically scheduled since bus will always available as and when required. That is, one bus will always be there at the bus station and will starts the trip just after filling the seating capacity.
Online KSRTC Reservation http://www.keralartc.com/