BANDUNG - The Eid 2019 Transportation Operation Period of PT Kereta Api Indonesia, which lasts for 22 days, starting on May 26, ended on Sunday (6/16) 2019 yesterday.
KAI Public Relations Manager for Operations Area 2 Bandung, Noxy Citrea Bridara said, during the Lebaran transport period, PT KAI Daop 2 Bandung had transported 1,466,159 passengers or an increase of 12 percent compared to 2018 as many as 1,312,470 passengers.
"The number of passengers in Eid 2019 has increased by 12% compared to Eid 2018," said Noxy, at Daops 2 Bandubg Office, Tuesday (6/18).
According to Noxy, during the Eid 2019 Transport period, Daop 2 has added 5 train trips to serve the community, namely the Additional Lodaya Pagi Train, the Additional Lodaya Night Train, the Additional Pasundan Train, the Additional Kutojaya Train, and the Additional Ciremai Train.
"To meet the needs of passengers going on Lebaran going home using the train, we have also added 5 trips, for the most passenger volume occurring on H + 2, Saturday (08/06) as many as 87,594 passengers," he said.
In addition, during this Eid Transport period, a promo ticket worth 1,000 for the Galaunggung train on the route Kiaracondong - Tasikmalaya pp and Pangandaran Train Bandung - Banjar pp route was extended until June 30, 2019 so that it was very helpful for the community to go home.
And to provide more services to passengers, PT KAI Daops 2 Bandung, from May 26 to June 4, 2019, gives takjil, breaking fast, and free sahur to passengers who are fasting. (Parno)