K.S.R.T.C Scania was started in 2016 and it is one of the most successful and profitable services of K.S.R.T.C. More than 13 Scania services are available connecting almost all the cities inside Kerala and Interstate services are also available.
Scania services named Garuda Maharaja, Garuda King Class -like its name depicts, it is luxurious enough.The Scania is powered by a massive 13-liter cylinder engine generating 360 HP power and 1700Nm torque.
Comfort and Service
The Scania bus has 49 semi sleeper seats and the seats are of good quality.Each passenger is provided with reading lamps , adjustable AC vent.The AC temp changes according to the temp outside the Bus.All passengers will be provided with blankets and drinking water on request.The service is quiet satisfiable.
The only drawback which can be pointed in its arrival time on boarding.But the bus will regain its lost time on the road with its speed.The bus is clocked at 85Km/h and reach the destination almost on time.The Scania bus services are ordered in a perfect time table so that the passengers can reach the different destination on time.
The ticket price is very low and affordable when compared to other private bus services on the same route.For example, the private bus service cost ₹800-₹1200 from Kollam to Kannur, whereas the KSRTC SCANIA bus ticket is at ₹571.This is what so special about Scania service.The ticket is available online and on main KSRTC Depots