Home Bus Routes (MTC Chennai) 21L : Broadway – Velachery

21L : Broadway – Velachery

Stops, Route, Schedule, Timing, Time Table

21L route is operated by MTC between BROADWAY and VELACHERY which is a distance of 20.9 kilometers (km). Route 21L operated by MTC is one of the few buses that offers connectivity from Velachery to Broadway via Anna University. This route is a very popular route with almost 22 buses running in this route. There is one 21L every 17 minutes. MTC operates Express Services on this route. MTC does not operate AC Buses on 21L route.

Starting StopBroadway
Last StopVelachery
First Bus5:45 a.m
Last Bus10 p.m
Starting FareRs 8
Number of Stages14

Bus Stops in 21L Bus Route

Stage NumberStage NameOther Name
1Broadway 
2Secretariat 
3ChepaukMadras University, Anna Square, Ezhilagam
4Queen Mary’s CollegeIG Office, Queen Marys College
5Fore Shore Estate 
6AMS HospitalMGR Janaki College
7Adayar Bus Stop Adyar Signal
8Engineering CollegeAnna University, Gandhi Mandapam, AC Tech, SAP
9ConcordeRaj Bhawan, Park Hyatt
10Junction Of Race Course Road 
11Gurunanak CollegePhoenix Market City
12Velachery Vijay Nagar

21L Bus Timing / Schedule / First & Last Bus

Expect a Bus Every 17 minutes. This route does not have an AC bus.

DELAY ADVISORY: The average peak time speed on this route is only 18 kmph. Also this route has some road work and other construction activity going on. So plan accordingly!

FROM Broadway
FIRST BUS: 5 AM and then every 17 minutes

First Bus 5:45 AM, 6:00 AM, 6:15 AM, 6:30 AM, 6:45 AM, 7:15 AM, 7:40 AM, 8:10 AM, 8:30 AM, 8:40 AM, 8:47 AM, 8:55 AM, 9:05 AM, 9:15 AM, 9:20 AM, 9:30 AM, 9:40 AM, 10:10 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 11:10 AM, 11:25 AM, 11:35 AM, 11:40 AM, 11:50 AM, 12:00 PM, 12:05 PM, 12:15 PM, 12:45 PM, 1:20 PM, 1:45 PM, 2:05 PM, 2:25 PM, 2:35 PM, 2:45 PM, 2:55 PM, 3:10 PM, 3:30 PM, 3:45 PM, 4:05 PM, 4:20 PM, 4:45 PM, 5:00 PM, 5:05 PM, 5:17 PM, 5:25 PM, 5:40 PM, 5:55 PM, 6:10 PM, 6:30 PM, 6:55 PM, 7:10 PM, 7:45 PM, 8:00 PM, 8:05 PM, 8:06 PM, 8:12 PM, 8:30 PM, 8:42 PM, 9:25 PM Last Bus

FROM Velachery
FIRST BUS: 5AM and then every 17 minutes

First Bus 5:45 AM, 6:00 AM, 6:15 AM, 6:30 AM, 6:45 AM, 7:15 AM, 7:40 AM, 8:10 AM, 8:30 AM, 8:40 AM, 8:47 AM, 8:55 AM, 9:05 AM, 9:15 AM, 9:20 AM, 9:30 AM, 9:40 AM, 10:10 AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 11:10 AM, 11:25 AM, 11:35 AM, 11:40 AM, 11:50 AM, 12:00 PM, 12:05 PM, 12:15 PM, 12:45 PM, 1:20 PM, 1:45 PM, 2:05 PM, 2:25 PM, 2:35 PM, 2:45 PM, 2:55 PM, 3:10 PM, 3:30 PM, 3:45 PM, 4:05 PM, 4:20 PM, 4:45 PM, 5:00 PM, 5:05 PM, 5:17 PM, 5:25 PM, 5:40 PM, 5:55 PM, 6:10 PM, 6:30 PM, 6:55 PM, 7:10 PM, 7:45 PM, 8:00 PM, 8:05 PM, 8:06 PM, 8:12 PM, 8:30 PM, 8:42 PM, 9:25 PM Last Bus

21L Bus Route Weekly Operating Schedule

DayOperating Time
Sunday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m
Monday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m
Tuesday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m
Wednesday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m
Thursday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m
Friday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m
Saturday5:45 a.m – 10 p.m

ROUTE MAP

BUS DRIVERS / CONDUCTORS IN THIS ROUTE

21L Bus Fare

The MTC Bus fare includes a Cess of Rs 1.

StageOrdinary ServiceExpress ServiceDeluxe ServiceNight Service
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MTC Bus Operations

MTC Chennai operates about 3800 bus services each day. The services operated by MTC include Normal (White Board), Deluxe, Express, Air Conditioned and Mini Buses.

The Fares of MTC are among the lowest among State Transport Undertakings in India.

MTC operates buses in 5 types of Shifts. AM services are operated only during the morning shift. PM services are operated only post noon session. Peak Time services are operated only between 7 a.m – 11 a.m and between 4 p.m and 8 p.m. Many routes have nigh shift services. Mini buses are operated as feeder services connecting bus terminals and transit hubs to inner streets. All Day Shift Buses operate for 16 hours (This crew work every alternate day)

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