Surat city is growing at a supersonic pace, reaching to the global standards in all areas of city development and maintenance. To match upto the rapidly growing economy and population, there is a need to provide multiple transport solutions to the Diamond City.
Surat Municipal Corporation has taken up this challenging task of city transport along with various other initiatives and successfully come up with solutions like BRTS, City Buses and the futuristic Surat Metro, along with the help from State and Central Government.
You can opt for one of the following means of commute, when in and around Surat. For a detail navigation to various places within the city, check our post about on Attractions of Surat.
Surat BRTS is functional on major routes covering from far stretch in the east to the west across the Canal Road. There is a dedicated road for BRTS buses, which help the commuter to reach from one end to another end at the swift speed. The Buses are fully AC and have a dedicated BRTS stop. The doors are automatically closed and open, when the bus reaches BRTS station. At the BRTS Station, the timings of next arriving buses is displayed on the TVs. This buses are easily identifiable by their Red color.
SITILINK CITY BUS
The Sitilink buses provided augmented commute services on the routes, where BRTS is not available or cannot reach. Sitilink Buses cover almost every major nook and corner of the city and run from early morning at around 6am to late night 11pm. These blue colored iconic buses have become lifeline on many routes, as they provide economical traverse across the city and are often crowded during the peak hours.
Bus Route details can be found here – SURAT SITILINK BUS ROUTES.
SURAT RAILWAY STATION
SURAT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Surat International Airport is situated in the calm outskirts of Surat City with a driving distance of 10-15km from various corners. Surat Airport manages flights to 10 different locations across India as well as one flight to Sharjah. Three airlines SpiceJet, IndiGo and Air India are operational in this location. Connectivity from Airport is available via cabs, online cabs, autorickshaw and bus. However the availability is subject to the timings and often ride from Airport to other corners of the city is not so comfortable if opts for public transport.
Flight schedules to and from Surat Airport to other locations is available here – SURAT AIRPORT FLIGHT SCHEDULES
- Online Cabs/Auto – Ola/Uber
- Surat GSRTC Bus Stand
- Udhna Bus Stand
- Udhna Railway Station
- Sachin Railway Station
- Utran Railway Station
- Kamrej Crossing NH8
- Kadodara Crossing NH8
- Surat Metro – Upcoming Project