K.P.N Travels India Limited
Service, Safety with sophistication are our Specialty
is plying buses in four states
namely Tamil Nadu, Pondy, Kerala, and Karnataka. Lakhs of customer prefer KPN
Travels buses through out the year for going to various places in South India.
38 years in public transport is indeed a great accomplishment by our company.
Headquarter at Salem, KPN Travels India Limited
, is in
business since last four decades. From a humble beginning, it has grown to
become one of the leading bus operators with an expanding fleet of buses in the
country. Offering excellent service with its well-maintained coaches and
courteous staff, KPN travels strength lies in its enlightened management under
its Managing Director
. Today the
luxury buses of KPN are familiar sights on almost all the vast highways of the
South. The runaway success of the company and the popularity of its bus service
is traceable to its quality and timely service to customers, excellent labour
relations and the steadfast loyalty of the workers to the management. Born in
the year 1949 at village called at Periyaputhur in Salem district. Dr.
uppanna Goundar P
atarajan) is simple and most unassuming, and he is
from an agricultural family.
started his career as a tour operator in 1968, Later,
in 1971, he realized the need for regular bus services between major towns and
cities. Thus was born KPN travels in 1972. At the age of 23, he started the
first service of KPN Travels between Thirunelveli and Bangalore. Initially he
used to travel and sometimes even drove the bus himself. His regular travel on
the buses gave him an opportunity to interact with all his customers and get
valuable feedback, which helped improve service, facilities and comfort levels
in the bus. In the next couple of years Dr.KPN
could start his
service from Trichy to Chennai. In fact, he began competing with railways by
starting his service at around the same time from Trichy and reaching Chennai
much earlier than the express trains. Customers enjoyed the experience and
started preferring KPN buses. It is a fact that KPN was one of the firsts
to introduce the latest technologies in buses. Today it has the latest and most
modern fleet of buses, including 35 Volvo B7R high-end luxury coaches. Dr.
sound management and pioneering ideas on fleet
standardization, bus route review and employee training provided a strong base