The bus service between Delhi to Madhubani via Darbhanga may bring a respite to people of Mithila who fail to get a train ticket due to heavy rush in the festive seasons.A private bus operator ‘Shiv Bhole Nath Travels’ has started luxury bus service which departs at 7PM every Tuesday and Friday from Madhubani to Delhi and from Delhi to Madhubani on each Sunday and Wednesday at 9AM.
There are total 44 seats in the fully air-conditioned bus.The bus has 40 sleeper seats while 4 seats are for seating only.The fare of the bus for both ways was RS 1600 for seats with sleepers while RS 1200 for chair car seating arrangement.
The bus has excellent passenger facilities offering you water , music and on board toilet facilities without having to get down at designated stops.
The bus ferries between Ganga Sagar Chowk of Madhubani to Nangloi Metro Station of Delhi.On the route it covers cities like Darbhanga , Muzaffarpur , Gopalganj ,Gorakhpur , Basti , Ayodhya , Faizabad , Lucknow , Kanpur , Agra , Noida and Delhi.
In Darbhanga the bus has stoppage at Sudha Dairy outlet , below the flyover.MithilaConnect.Com was told that at the Sudha Dairy outlet , Manoj is the person to contact for ticket bookings purpose in Darbhanga.In Madhubani the operator’s booking office is located near BSNL’s office.
The Delhi based operator ‘Santosh Jha’ is excited with the thriving collections (approx. RS 70, 000per day) and good response from the people who are happy enough to cover this long journey in just a period of 22 odd hours.The operator is also providing online booking for the bus seats at its portal – http://www.shivbholenathtravels.com/
The people who want to celebrate the upcoming festivals with their loved ones and do not want to pay to touts or buy train’s black tickets ,surely , this bus is going to provide a good alternative.
On a telephonic conversation with Mithilesh – the person in-charge at the operator’s office MithilaConnect was provided with two contact numbers (#999-9213-113/#705-0119-119) for any sort of journey enquiries for the passengers.