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Roro Ferry Hazira to Ghogha – Unique EXPERIENCE

If you like to experience the dual nature of ocean water, the so called serenity and roaring waves, then you must take a ride of RoRo ferry service operating between Hazira and Ghogha. It is a unique initiative in waterways connecting the seacoast of India. If you are looking to travel from Surat to Saurashtra or anywhere in western Gujarat, then the following post is for you.

Voyage Symphony – RoRo ferry service Hazira – Ghogha

RoRo ferry service takes passengers, vehicles and truck from Hazira to Ghogha and return journey. The charges are nominal and provided in 3 classes – Executive, Business and Lounge! All 3 classes are comfortable in terms of journey experience. Food provided is reasonable in price and good in taste. You will find most of fast-food served along with beverages. Adequate facilities available for cleaning, washing and toilets.

You can prebook your seat online and choose your preferred location as per your choice, however the chances are you will end up exploring the “Voyage Symphony” and enjoy the view of water, waves, sky and the clouds. Light music is played in the background which makes the experience memorable. TV are placed at sufficient distance for passengers to enjoy in-room relaxation time.

Total journey time is around 4 to 5 hours either side with loading, checking time being between 45 mins to 1 hour. So if you are planning to board the ferry from Hazira at 8am to reach Ghogha, it may be good idea to reach by 7am or so for a smooth transition from land to the ferry. The approach route from Surat to Hazira port is slightly isolated so it is a good idea to either travel in personal vehicle preferably 4 wheeler or get a private service available before hand.

If you are planning to ride from Ghogha to Hazira and getting down at Hazira in the night, which may be around 8pm to 8:15pm for a ferry starting at Ghogha by 3pm to 3:20pm. You may not find any online cab services like Ola or Uber, neither there is any public transport connectivity like City bus, so you may prior book or make arrangements for pickup. The distance from Surat to Hazira is over 20km and from railway station it is 40km which may take an hour or more depending on traffic so plan accordingly.

The view of the sea from the back side of ferry

Surat City buses operating in December 2020

Which buses are operating in December 2020 in Surat during Corona.

During pandemic all city buses were not functioning for all locations. Current buses which are operated by City Bus is as below

01 ADAJAN GSRTC CLOCKWISE

02 ADAJAN GSRTC ANTI CLOCKWISE

102 RAILWAY STATION TO MOTI VED

103V RAILWAY STATION EAST TO VELANJA GAM

104 RAILWAY STATION TO VRUKSHLAXMI SOCIETY

105 RAILWAY STATION TO CHIKU WADI

106 RAILWAY STATION TO ABHVA GAM

107 RAILWAY STATION TO VIVEKANAND COLLEGE

112 RAILWAY STATION TO KOSAD GAM

116 RAILWAY STATION TO KHAJOD GAM

117 RAILWAY STATION TO PALANPUR GAM TALAV

136 RAILWAY STATION TO AIRPORT

137E RAILWAY STATION TO VARIAV GAM

153E UMRA HEALTH CENTRE TO KAPODARA

204 CHOWK TO RAJ EMPIRE GODADARA

205 CHOWK TO KANAKPUR

205G CHOWK TO GABHENI GAM

254 SUMAN DARSHAN TO MANGAL PANDEY HALL GODADARA

402 PUNA CANAL BRTS TO PANDIT SHYAMJI KRISHNA VERMA BRIDGE

Surat Airport latest flight schedule 2020

Surat airport has resumed it’s services to various destinations like Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Delhi and Kolkata. Latest flight schedule has been released by Surat Airport which is as below.

Pic credit : SuratAirport

Flights between Surat and Bengaluru, Surat and Delhi, Surat and Kolkata are operational daily. While flights between Hyderabad and Surat are operating 3 days a week and one flight is operating daily to and fro. Check the latest schedule before you plan for travel.

Follow social distancing and all norms released by source and destination states. Keep distance. And travel safe. May you have a wonderful time in Surat.


Surat gets rolling with E-bus prototype launched

Highlights

  • Surat City has well established Public transport system under City Bus link as well as BRTS.
  • BRTS is well managed corridor with separate lanes for buses running with GPS controlled system.
  • Citizens can check live tracking of buses on Sitilink app as well as on Google Maps.

To add color to the existing bus network within the city, E-Bus have been rolled out as a prototype. On successful implementation of Electric buses in the city will ensure sustainable development as well as reduce carbon footprint of the city. This is will add to the overall green energy contribution and usage of the city. By using public transport, citizens can do their bit in contributing to the development of the city as well as reducing their own personal carbon footprint.

Almost all corners of the city are covered by existing bus network and new routes are added every month based on demand and usage. Major busy bus routes have buses running every 15-30 minutes depending on the hour of the day.

With the expansion of city as well as growth in population, Surat needs to add new cutting edge technologies and solutions to keep abreast in the growth and development of city. Electric buses are one novel solution alike.


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SURAT SITILINK BUS ROUTE 903 – Pasodara Gaam to Satyam Residency Puna Gaam

Surat Sitilink bus route 903 runs from Pasodara Gaam to Satyam Residency, Puna Gaam with 21 stops and takes about 30-40 minutes. Frequency of this bus is every 20 – 30 minutes.

SITILINK BUS STOP
Shree Gnanjyoti Vidhyalay
Pasodara Gaam
Chehar Mata Temple
Shakun Valley Residency
Kathodara Gaam
SK Park Society Kathodara
Khadsad Gaam
Godhpur Township
NC Thakkar School
Diva Farm
VT Nagar Road
Purushottam Nagar BRTS
Sarthana Nature Park BRTS
SMVS Swaminarayan Temple BRTS
Swagat Society BRTS
Siddharth Nagar Society
Yogi Nagar Society
Yodi Darshan Society
City Centre Puna Gaam
Shiv Dhara Heights
Satyam Residency Puna Gaam

SURAT CITY BUS ROUTES

SURAT BRTS BUS ROUTES


ADAJAN GSRTC • MOTI VED • MOTA VARACHA • CHIKU WADI • ABHVA GAM • LALWA TALAAV • OLPAD • KADODARA • KHAJOD GAM • KOSAD GAM • KHADSAD GAAM • KHATODARA GAAM •   PALANPUR GAM • PASODARA GAAM • PAL RTO • RANDER GAAM • VARIAV GAAM • SAYAN • SURAT AIRPORT • DGVCL • GODADARA • DUMAS • VNSGU • GABHENI GAAM • SACHIN • UNN • KANAKPUR • BHIMPORE • BHESHAN • AMROLI • UTRAN • BHESTAN • MORA CHAR RASTA • VESU GAAM • HAZIRA


Surat Sitilink and BRTS is an on-going project by Surat Municipal Corporation. New buses and routes are added frequently. We try to keep the details updated. However if you find any changes or mistakes, do let us know. Also share your experience of Sitilink and BRTS journey in the comments section below. We wish you a wonderful and happy stay in Surat.

SURAT SITILINK BUS ROUTE 716 – B R Park Jahangirpura to Gail India LTD VIP Road

Surat Sitilink bus route 716 runs from B R Park Jahangirpura to Gail India LTD VIP Road with 56 stops and takes about 1 hour 10 minutes. Frequency of this bus is every 20 – 30 minutes.

SITILINK BUS STOP
B R Park
Ankur Park Society
Jahangirpura Housing
SMC Library Jahangirpura
Shree Darshan Society
Jahangirpura Community Hall BRTS
Morabhagal BRTS
Devashish Nagar Mora Bhagal
Shreenathaji Haveli Ramnagar
Shri Ravishankar Maharaj School
DGVCL GEB Office Palanpur
Housing Board Palanpur
Palanpur Patiya Circle
Bhagyodaya Society
Dindayal Society
Palanpur Jakatnaka Circle
Vidhyakunj
Ekta Nagar
L.P. Savani
S.M.C. Performing Art Centre
Green Avenue
Trinity Business Park
Adajan Gam BRTS
Star Bazaar
Surat District Court
City Civic Centre
Police Lines
Athwa Pumping Station
Narmad Central Library
St.Xavier’s High School Ghod DoD Road
Mira Nagar Society
Jamna Nagar Society
Trimurti Apartment
Vivekanand Garden
Jivkor Nagar Bhatar
Sanjivani Circle Bhatar
Bhatar Flyover Udhana Magdalla Road
Vishal Society Udhana Magdalla Road
Breadliner Circle Udhana Magdalla Road
Giridhardwar Soc Althan Canal Road
Indralok Bunglow Althan Canal Road
Chinagate Road Althan Canal Road
Althan Community Hall
Soham Circle
Althan Water Works Junction
Shyam Mandir BRTS
E Space Bharthana VIP Road
Offira Shopping VIP Road
Maniba Party Plot VIP Road
Canal Junction VIP Road
Balaji Farm VIP Road
Ratna Jyoti Tower VIP Road
Shri Sarjan Palace VIP Road
Vastugram VIP Road
Nandini Flat VIP Road
Gail India LTD VIP Road

SURAT CITY BUS ROUTES

SURAT BRTS BUS ROUTES


ADAJAN GSRTC • MOTI VED • MOTA VARACHA • CHIKU WADI • ABHVA GAM • LALWA TALAAV • OLPAD • KADODARA • KHAJOD GAM • KOSAD GAM • KHADSAD GAAM • KHATODARA GAAM •   PALANPUR GAM • PASODARA GAAM • PAL RTO • RANDER GAAM • VARIAV GAAM • SAYAN • SURAT AIRPORT • DGVCL • GODADARA • DUMAS • VNSGU • GABHENI GAAM • SACHIN • UNN • KANAKPUR • BHIMPORE • BHESHAN • AMROLI • UTRAN • BHESTAN • MORA CHAR RASTA • VESU GAAM • HAZIRA


Surat Sitilink and BRTS is an on-going project by Surat Municipal Corporation. New buses and routes are added frequently. We try to keep the details updated. However if you find any changes or mistakes, do let us know. Also share your experience of Sitilink and BRTS journey in the comments section below. We wish you a wonderful and happy stay in Surat.