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Best adds two new routes for its AC buses

The Brihanmumbai Electricity Supply and Transport (BEST) on Thursday, March 12 announced a direct AC bus on two routes. The first is Route no. A-214 which will run between Bandra station and Mount Mary Basilica, while route no. A-211 will ply from Bandra station to Chuim village. The first and the last service will be at 6 am and 10 pm respectively. There will be a new bus available at a frequency of 10 minutes.

BEST has been looking at revamping its service in a bid to increase ridership. It has also been looking at assessing the on-ground demand and trying to match the same.

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As a matter of fact, these two routes too have been started as commuters had been demanding for the same.

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BEST has added many new routes to its fleet, here's the complete list:

  • Bus no. 7 LTD will run from Dr SPM Chowk to Rani Laxmibai Chowk between 12:15 am and 12:30 pm. Two buses will run on this route.
  • Three buses from Dr. S.P.M. Chowk to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus from 11:30 pm on Wednesday to 12:30 am on Thursday.
  • Five new buses from Dr. S.P.M. Chowk to Ahilyabai Holkar Chowk Churchgate Station (East) between 10 am and 11 pm.
  • Three additional buses will be added for route no 203 which will run from Andheri Station (West) to Juhu Beach between 11 pm and 11:30 pm on Wednesday.
  • Five additional buses will run from Santacruz Station (West) to Juhu Bus Station between 10 pm to 11:15 pm on Wednesday.
  • There will be additional buses running (on route No 247) between Borivali Station (West) and Gorai Creek. The buses will operate on route number 294 while returning.
  • AC Bus from Andheri station to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Airport's Terminal 2

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