Thriving on challenges, moving on the wheels of innovations and facilitating seamless integration of India’s State Road Transport Undertakings, to ensure a world class passenger road transport system reaching all corners of India, thus making a mark in the global map of public road transport.


Strengthening the public transport system in the country by facilitating improvement of transport infrastructure with enhanced safety standards and assured service levels, efficient governance, sustainable mobility with environmental sensitivity and last mile connectivity.

Formulation of policies and facilitating their implementation, advocacy with Ministry and Government agencies, addressing issues of common interest in various interactive forums for the benefits of member undertakings.

Enhancing the competency of transport managers of STUs by participation in national and international conferences and seminars, workshops and training.

Providing a common procurement service of quality automobile components at reasonable prices meeting the standard specifications to its member.

What We Do


To provide forum for exchange of ideas on best practices on various issues to facilitate operational excellence.

To facilitate exposure to top management of SRTUs at national and international best practices through participation in conferences/ study tours/ workshops.

Inspire excellence though innovation and sharing useful information and cutting edge knowledge & expertise.

Procurement Service

To provide a common procurement service through ASRTU RC which is finalized by Standing Committee (Supplies & Contracts).

Testing of Components

To facilitate testing of components to ensure quality assurance and training personnel, formulate specifications of various bus spares, besides other general items used for maintenance of bus fleet in SRTUs.

Advocacy & Outreach

To undertake advocacy to promote public transport & sustainable mobility solutions though liaising with various ministries at national level.

To undertake and promote research studies in transport economics & engineering and other matters affecting the transport industry.

Networking & Business

We bring our members & industry OEM’s together to exchange ideas, and technical solution & mutual beneficial business partnership at our annual general body meeting and annual conference.