All vehicles in India must be registered to be on the road. Also, those who drive a vehicle, be it private or commercial, must hold a Driving Licence (DL). Citizens can obtain a driving licence, registration certificate and other transport-related services from the Regional Transport Office (RTO). The RTO was established under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 to issue and regulate private and commercial vehicles plying on Indian roads. RTO offices in Bengaluru deal with the registration of vehicles plying on Bengaluru public roads, issuance of DL for drivers and regulate transport in the city. Read on to learn about RTO offices in Bangalore along with their helpline phone numbers.

RTO Offices in Bengaluru: Helpline Phone Numbers - Acko

Bengaluru RTO Code: Office Address & Contact Number

Bengaluru is fast becoming one of the largest urban cities in the country and with it, the number of vehicles and drivers has increased accordingly. To address the growing population, there are several RTO offices in Bangalore from where citizens can avail services. They are located in various strategic places across the city to cater to citizens’ requirements. The Bengaluru RTO offers various transport-related services such as issuance of Learner’s and Driving Licence, Registration Certificate for vehicles, Fitness Certificate and Permits. Below are the Bangalore RTO numbers and the official address for your reference:

Bangalore Central RTO Code: KA-01 Koramangala Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore Central RTO code (Koramangala RTO Office) and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-01
Office Address3rd Block, 100 Feet Road, BDA Shopping Complex, Koramangala, Bengaluru – 560034
Helpline Number:080-25533525
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10AM – 5PM

Bangalore West RTO Code: KA-02 Rajajinagar Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore West RTO code (Rajajinagar RTO Office) and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-02
Office Address2nd Block, 12th Main Road, BBMP Complex, Rajajinagar, Bengaluru – 560010
Helpline Number:080-23324388
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore East RTO Code: KA-03 Indiranagar/Kasturi Nagar Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore East RTO Code (Indiranagar/Kasturinagar RTO Office) and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-03
Office AddressCF-15, Outer Ring Road, Near NGEF, Kasturinagar, Bengaluru – 560043
Helpline Number:9449864003
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore North RTO Code: KA-04 Yeshwanthpur Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore North RTO Code (Yeshwanthpur RTO Office) office address and contact number:

RTO Code/NumberKA-04
Office Address52, Corporation Complex, Subedar Chatram Road, Dr Ambedkar Nagar, Yeswanthpur, Bengaluru – 560022
Helpline Number:080-23376039
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore South RTO Code: KA-05 Jayanagar Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore South RTO Code (Jayanagar RTO Office) office address and contact number:

RTO Code/NumberKA-05
Office AddressBMTC Bus Stand, 2nd Floor, 30th Cross Road, Opposite Jayanagar Shopping Complex, 4th T-Block East, Bengaluru – 560011
Helpline Number:080-26630989
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore Urban District RTO Code: KA-41 Rajarajeshwari Nagar/Jnanabharathi Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore Urban District RTO Code (Rajarajeshwari Nagar/Jnanabharathi RTO Office) office address and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-41
Office AddressVishweshwaraiah Layout, Railway Men’s Employees Layout, 2nd Stage, SMV, Railway Layout, Jnana Ganga Nagar, Bengaluru – 560110
Helpline Number:080-28602500
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore Rural District RTO Code: KA-43 Devanahalli Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore Rural District RTO Code (Devanahalli RTO Office) office address and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-43
Office AddressNH 44, Rani Cross (Nandi Cross), Kurubarakunte, Devanahalli, Bengaluru – 562110
Helpline Number:080-27681999
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore District RTO Code: KA-50 Yelahanka Office & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore District RTO Code (Yelahanka RTO Office) office address and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-50
Office AddressSurvey No. 111, Singanaykanahalli, Yelahanka, Bengaluru – 560064
Helpline Number:080-29729909
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore District Electronic City RTO Code: KA-51 Office Address & Contact Number:

Below is the Bangalore District Electronic City RTO Code and office address and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-51
Office AddressElectronic City, Vijaya Bank Layout, BTM 4th Stage, 2nd Main Road, Devarachikkana Halli, Bengaluru – 560076
Helpline Number:080-26482851
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore District Nelamangala RTO Code: KA-52 Office & Contact Number

Below is the Bangalore District Nelamangala RTO office address and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-52
Office AddressVeeriah Nagar, Arasinakunte, Nelamangala, Bengaluru – 562123
Helpline Number:080-7722286
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

Bangalore District K.R. Puram RTO Code: KA-53 Office Address & Contact Number

Below is the Bangalore District K.R. Puram RTO office address and contact details:

RTO Code/NumberKA-53
Office Address166, Old Madras Road, Hosabasavanapura, Krishnarajapuram (K.R. Puram), Bengaluru – 560049
Helpline Number:080-2561795
Email ID[email protected]
StateKarnataka
Office Timings10 AM – 5 PM

RTO Fees in Bengaluru:

The transport authority provides several RTO services in Bangalore including Learner’s Licence (LL), Driving Licence (DL), Registration Certificate (RC), Fitness Certificate (FC) and Permits. Below are the RTO fees for the aforementioned services by Bangalore RTO offices:

Driving Licence Fees:

Below are the Bangalore RTO fees related to Learners and Driving Licence:

FeeIssue/Renewal
Learner’s Licence (LL)Rs. 150
LL Test Fee/Repeat Test FeeRs. 50
Driving Licence (DL)Rs. 200
Addition of another class of vehicle to DLRs. 500
International Driving PermitRs. 1,000
Renewal of DLRs. 200
Renewal of DL after the grace periodRs. 300 (Additional fee of Rs. 1,000 for delay of each year)
Change of Address (DL)Rs. 200
Smartcard (DL)Rs. 200

Bengaluru RTO Registration Charges:

Below is the RTO Registration Charges for vehicles in Bengaluru:

Vehicle TypeFees (Issue/Renewal)
MotorcycleRs. 300
Private Light Motor Vehicle (LMV)/Quadricycle/Three-WheelerRs. 600
Commercial LMV/Quadricycle/Three-WheelerRs. 1,000
Medium Goods VehicleRs. 1,000
Medium Passenger Motor VehicleRs. 1,000
Heavy Goods VehicleRs. 1,500
Heavy Passenger VehicleRs. 1,500
Imported Motor VehicleRs. 5,000
Imported MotorcycleRs. 2,500
OthersRs. 3,000
Duplicate Registration Certificate50% of the above mentioned fees
Transfer of Ownership
Change of Residence
Recording alteration in Registration Certificate
Endorsing Hire Purchase/Lease/Hypothecation AgreementMotorcycle - Rs. 500
Three-Wheeler/Quadricycle/LMV - Rs. 1,500
Medium or Heavy Vehicle - Rs. 3,000

Fitness Certificate (FC) Charges

Below is the RTO fee for the grant and renewal of Fitness Certificate:

Conducting test for issuance or renewal of Fitness Certificate (FC)Motorcycle – Rs. 200 (Rs. 400 for automated)Three-Wheeler/Quadricycle/LMV – Rs. 400 (Rs. 600 for automated)Medium/Heavy Vehicle – Rs. 600 (Rs. 1,000 for automated)
Issuance or Renewal of Fitness Certificate (FC) Rs. 200 (Additional Rs. 50 for each day of delay after the expiry)
Issuance or Renewal of Letter of AuthorityRs. 15,000
Issuance of Duplicate Letter of AuthorityRs. 7,500

Permit Charges (Transport Vehicles)

Below are the RTO permit charges in Bengaluru:

Vehicle TypeFeePermit Period
Local Permit
Light Goods Vehicle (LGV)Rs. 2,000 (Rs. 500 for authorisation)5 years (1 year for authorisation)
Heavy Goods VehicleRs. 2,5005 years
National Permit
Light Goods Vehicle (LGV)Rs. 2015 (Rs. 500 for authorisation)5 years (1 year for authorisation)
Heavy Goods VehicleRs. 2,5155 years

Services Offered Through Karnataka One:

To provide integrated citizen services, the Karnataka Government implemented ‘BangaloreOne’ as a project in the city of Bengaluru. It was later implemented across the state as ‘KarnatakaOne’. Several centres provide offline services offered by multiple government organisations as well as private companies. If you are looking to avail Bangalore RTO online services, you need to visit the Parivahan web portal. Learn about transport-related services offered through Karnataka One centres.

Issuance of RC Extract of Vehicle

Citizens can get the extract of the Registration Certificate of registered vehicles from any of the Karnataka One centres. You need to pay by cash and the fee is Rs.18 per copy (subject to change). The RC extract contains details such as the name of the owner, RTO code and the chassis number of the vehicle.

Issuance of DL Extract

You can get a DL extract from any of the Karnataka One centres which charge a fee of Rs.18 per copy (subject to change) and is accepted only in cash. The DL extract contains the name of the owner, RTO code and the Date of Birth.

Also, read: How to Check Vehicle Owner Details By Registration Number

Functions of Bengaluru RTO:

The Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) across the country offer similar vehicle and driver-related services which are stated as per the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988. The primary objective of the RTO is to regulate transport in a particular state or jurisdiction. While the RTO offers offline services, the Central Government has initiated online transactions through Parivahan. Below are the important functions of Bengaluru RTO:

Driver Related RTO Services

  • Issue/Renew Learners Licence (LL), Driving Licence (DL) and International Driving Permit
  • Change of address in the aforementioned documents.
  • Issue duplicate DL in case of loss.
  • Addition of class of vehicles in the DL.

Vehicle Related RTO Services

  • Issue/Renew Temporary and Permanent Registration Certificate (RC) for private and commercial vehicles.
  • Ownership transfer for private and commercial vehicles.
  • Issue of duplicate RC.
  • Change of address in the RC.
  • Issue Trade Certificate and duplicate copy.
  • Issue of No Objection Certificate (NOC).
  • Hypothecation endorsement and termination.
  • Services related to diplomatic vehicles.
  • Issue and collect fees for permits.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Below are some of the common queries about RTOs in India:

What is the eligibility to obtain a Learners Licence (LL) in Bangalore?

Those whose age is greater than 16 years can apply for a LL to learn to ride a 50cc two-wheeler without gear. After you turn 18 years old, you can apply for a LL and later a DL for vehicle(s) (two-wheeler and LMV). After the age of 20 years, you can apply for a DL for driving transport vehicles. However, a DL for transport vehicles will be issued only after holding a DL for LMV at least for a year.

How to get Fitness Certificate (FC) for a car in Bangalore?

Approach the RTO which has registered your car along with your vehicle, pay the required fees and get the vehicle checked. Once it passes the test, the RTO will issue the FC.

How can I get a driving licence in Bengaluru?

You can initiate the procedure by applying through the Parivahan web portal. Once you have paid the fee, you will be given a slot for the DL test. Visit the local RTO on the given slot and you will get your DL upon successful completion of the test.

Can I apply for a DL without a LL?

It is mandatory to produce a valid Learner Licence to get a Driving Licence in India. Hence you will have to complete the process of LL and then apply for a DL.

What is the fee of DL in Bengaluru?

The fee to apply for a Driving Licence (DL) in Bengaluru is Rs. 200 which can be done through the Parivahan web portal.

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