The Kadamba Transport Corporation Limited
The Kadamba Transport Corporation Ltd. is a state Transport Undertaking of the state of Goa. It was established in the year 1980 under Companies Act, 1956 with
the objective to provide safe, reliable, comfortable, punctual effective and efficient passenger transport to the traveling public. The entire Share Capital of the Company is held by the Government of Goa. The total Share Capital as on date is Rs. 108.44 Crores. The capital invested was utilised to develop the infrastructure of
the Corporation like construction of Depots, Bus Stands, Central Workshop and acquisition of buses. The Corporation has a fleet strength of 540 no. of vehicles. The Corporation since its inception has been operating in competition with the Private Operators. We are unable to meet the entire demands of public transport, but we are presently operating around 91162 kms. per day. The Liberalisation Policy, the amendment in the Motor Vehicle Act, 1988 and the increasing input costs in terms of material and labour have had a direct impact on the cost of operation. The Corporation has still endured to provide the best means of transport to the people of Goa thereby assisting in the economic growth of the State.
The Kadamba Transport Corporation Ltd. has both Intrastate and interstate bus services to Maharashtra and Karnataka. The Kadamba Transport Corporation operates 278 routes by its fleet, through Volvo, Luxury, Sleeper coaches, Semi Luxury and Delux buses. The corporation Registered office is located at Paraiso de Goa, Alto Porvorim, Bardez Goa, 403521, The Corporation has major four depots at Margao, Panaji, Porvorim and Vasco with a Central workshop at Porvorim. The Kadamba Transport Corporation Ltd. operates shuttle services known as point to point buses connecting major commercial towns like Panaji, Margao, Vasco, Mapusa, Ponda, Curchorem, Sanquelim and airport services. The Corporation has Bus stands at Panaji, Margao, Ponda,Vasco, Marcela, Mapusa, Saquelim, Bicholim, Assonora, Honda, Cuncolim, Canacona, Shiroda, Curchorem and Pedne Bus Stand. There are 15 Bus stands which provide basic amenities to the travelling public.
The corporation has a staff strength of 2142 employees of working at the Depots, Central workshop and Head office. The corporation has Depots at Panaji, Margao, Ponda, Vasco, Porvorim and one central workshop at Porvorim.