Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will run 1,500 extra buses for 3 days starting from October 21 to October 23 in anticipation of the Diwali surge. In addition, special buses will also go to Bangalore from a variety of locations from October 26 to October 30.
From the Kempegowda Bus Station in Bangalore, buses will travel to a number of locations, which includes Dharmastala, Kukkesubramanya, Shivamogga, Hassan, Mangaluru, Kundapura, Shringeri, Horanadu, Davangere, Hubballi, Dharwad, Belagavi, Vijayapura, Gokarna, Sirsi, Karwar, Raichur, Kalaburagi, Ballari, Koppala, Yadgir, Bidar, Tirupathi, Vijayawada, & a few other places including Hyderabad as well.
Buses will depart from Mysuru Road Bus Station and travel to Mysuru, Hunsur, Piriyapatna, Virajpet, Kushalanagar, and Mercara. All first-class special buses will run from BMTC Bus Station, Shanthinagar (TTMC) to Madurai, Kumbakonam, Chennai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Palakkad, Thrissur, Ernakulam, Calicut, and other locations in Tamil Nadu and Kerala as well.
Additionally, special buses will run from Kengeri Satellite Town, Vijayanagara, Jayanagar 4th Block, Jalahalli Cross, Navarang (Rajajinagar), Malleshwaram 18th Cross, Jeevan Bheema Nagar, ITI gate, and Banashankari to Shivamogga, Davanagere, Mangaluru, Kundapur, Sringeri, Horanadu, Kukkesubramanya, Dharmastala and other places.