Hubballi: For the convenience of the public who detrain or board a train at the third entry of SSS Hubballi station, NWKRTC Bus Services have commenced operation from Wednesday. Two buses, one toward Gokul and another toward Dharwad, have started operating from the third entrance with effect from today.
Further, it has been decided to provide permanent arrangements like land licencing and bus shelters so that more buses can be operated from the third entry. At present, T. No. 73377 SSS Hubballi-Guntakal Express departs from Platform 6, and T. No. 12777 SSS Hubballi-Kochuveli Weekly Express departs from Platform 7 at the 3rd Entrance. Further 4 daily trains, viz., Train No. 07658 Tirupati-SSS Hubballi Express, T. No. 17391 KSR Bengaluru-SSS Hubballi Express, T. No. 17320 Hyderabad-SSS Hubballi Express, and T. No. 17348 Chitradurga-SSS Hubballi trains and 6 weekly trains, are being received on the platforms at the 3rd Entry. Further, a few more trains are also planned to operate from platforms 6–8, situated on the 3rd entry. The introduction of bus services will help train passengers reach their destinations from the station with ease and at an affordable cost.