Rainbow BRT completes one month of operations on 30 September since the launch of Sangamwadi-Vishrantwadi corridor. Commuters can experience high quality BRT stations, level boarding facility, real time bus arrival information and voice announcements on Rainbow BRT.
Alongside creation of infrastructure for high quality public transportation, the Rainbow BRT project is also helping enhance understanding of sustainable transportation. Here are some glimpses of a school programme carried out in Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad over the last few months.
Rainbow BRT School Outreach sessions in Pune
‘Understanding Sustainable Transportation’ School Module in Pimpri Chinchwad
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रेनबो बस रॅपिड ट्रान्सिट – पुणे आणि पिंपरी चिंचवड
Completion of Complimentary (Free) Services on Sangamwadi-Vishrantwadi and Sangvi-Kiwale Corridors
From 10 September, regular paid services are operating on both corridors in Pune and Pimpri Chinchwad for all routes. Over 5 lakh coupons were used in the complimentary period. Feedback has included appreciation for the infrastructure, smooth ride, level boarding etc. Difficulties have been reported with regard to information and displays, bus and station doors, congestion and frequency. Feedback has been obtained through passenger survey, field observations, Facebook and this website, emails etc. All the feedback received is being acted upon to help improve passenger experience. Thank you very much for your support!
Watch a one minute video about Rainbow BRT
The Sangvi Kiwale Corridor has 17 stations and currently operates with 12 routes
Sangvi – Kiwale Corridor, Pimpri Chinchwad
Launched on 5 September 2015
One of 8 Rainbow BRT stations on Sangamwadi-Vishrantwadi Corridor
Sangamwadi-Vishrantwadi Corridor, Pune
Launched on 30 August 2015
Free services on these routes from 30 August to 9 September
- PMC to Vishrantwadi and vice versa
- Pune Station to Vishrantwadi and vice versa
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Rainbow BRT is being developed as a high quality, customer-oriented public bus transport service.
It is managed by Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Ltd and developed with the support of Pune Municipal Corporation and Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation. Pune Traffic Police is providing the support for management of traffic for smooth operation of Rainbow BRT.
Bus Rapid Transit provides an integrated network of safer, faster, affordable and more efficient public transport. Dedicated lanes ensure that BRT buses are able to run efficiently and rapidly along their routes, helping passengers reach their destinations easily.
Rainbow BRT is not about moving buses in a bus lane, but providing a comfortable, smart and high quality bus service for commuters.