BANDUNG-The number of people who will use the mode of rail transportation in facing of the holiday period of Christmas and New Year 2017, the current continues to increase every day
Based on data from PT Kereta Api Operation Area 2 Bandung, from the number of seats available to face the Christmas holidays and the New Year, 2017, approximately 70 percent of which has been ordered by the passenger for all destinations.
Manager of Public Relations of PT KAI Daops 2 Bandung, Ilud Siregar said, to meet the public demand, his side has set 27 locomotives to operate around 69 trips regular trains and one additional trains with a total of 54.308 seats per day, up to 21% from last year only 44.883 seats per day.
"For additional trains, the Lodaya Railways Bandung Yogyakarta and Solo purpose, Lodaya Pagi will depart at 9:50 pm and Lodaya Malam train at 21:30 pm," said Ilud, to www.Jabarprov.go.id, in his office on Tuesday (14/12)
According Ilud, for Lodaya Pagi additional train will begin operating on December 27, 2016 until January 2, 2017 and operates again on 6 and 8 January 2017 while for Lodaya Malam train started operating on 22 to December 25, 2016.
"We have prediction, the number of passengers during the Christmas and New Year's will be increased to 21% from the year before," he said. (Parno)