Bengaluru: Now travel to Kempegowda airport for under ₹35. Details here
The South Western Railway (SWR) has introduced five new MEMU (Mainline Electric Multiple Unit) trains which have made the commute easier and more economical towards the Bengaluru airport
One of the major problems of the Bengaluru people has been resolved. Air passengers who think travelling to Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) is an uphill task due to potholes, distance, and traffic will surely laud South Western Railway for resolving their problem. Air passengers from Friday (July 29) can travel to Bengaluru's Kempegowda airport for under ₹35. The South Western Railway announced the details of the new trains on Twitter, writing, “In order to provide additional connectivity to Kempegowda International Airport, #Bengaluru additional MEMU U/R Express Special services are introduced as detailed below".
The fares of the MEMU Express have been set at ₹30 - ₹35 per head. Whereas, BMTC Vayu Vajra’s average fare of around Rs. 230, and cab fares through ride-hailing apps can go beyond ₹600.
The five new MEMU Express trains that will provide connectivity with the KSR airport are:
06531/06532 KSR Bengaluru City-Devanahalli-KSR Bengaluru
06537/06538 Devanahalli-Cantonment -Devanahalli and