Concession on Bus Fare

Concession fares for children, students, senior citizens, freedom fighters and handicapped persons in Stage Carriage buses which includes STS and Private Buses shall be as follows :

1. Children upto 5 years No fare shall be charged in Ordinary / express services
2. Freedom fighter in possession of proper identity card issued by competent authority
3. Handicapped with 40% disability and above/senior citizens above 80 years.
4. Students of various government / private educational institutions (which are govt. recognized/ Govt. aided/ Govt. affiliated) including Polytechnic/ ITI possessing identity cards issued by competent authority/ passes issued by STS. A minimum fare of Rs. 6.00 shall be charged for 0-12 KMs. Beyond 12 KMs. 50% of the existing fares (fractions to be rounded off to next rupee) shall be charged in ordinary service buses. 50% concession shall be given on the prevailing fare in express services. The students of Middle & North Andaman studying at Port Blair and the students of South Andaman studying in Middle & North Andaman shall also be allowed the concession fares.
5. Senior citizens above 60 and up to 80 years. 50% concession shall be given on the prevailing fare in ordinary as well as express service buses (fractions to be rounded off to next rupee) subject to minimum of Rs. 6.00 in ordinary service buses.