BANDUNG - In the commemoration of the Republic of Indonesia 74th Anniversary as well as the socialization of the movement using mass train transportation, PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero) applies for tickets at a rate of IDR 0 a.k.a free for Local/Commuter PSO commissions (subsidies) and Pioneer.
The President Director of KAI, Edi Sukmoro said for people who want to enjoy a free trip by train can ride for travel on Saturday, August 17, 2019.
"This promo is a form of KAI's participation to enliven the birthday of the independence of the Republic of Indonesia," he said
According to Edi, even though it is free, before boarding the train, the community must still have a ticket with a nominal value of Rp.0, which can be obtained at the departure station counter by go-show, starting 3 hours before the train departure schedule.
"The free ticket quota is following the maximum capacity tolerance of each train, we hope that the community can take advantage of the maximum promo of Rp0, - and make the train as the mainstay of transportation for the community," he said.
And for passengers who have purchased tickets in advance at normal rates, they can collect the ticket fees at the passenger arrival station for a maximum of 3 (three) days from the arrival of the train on condition that they must present their ticket/boarding pass / e-boarding pass to the officer at the station.
Meanwhile, The Public Relations Manager of PT KAI Daop 2 Bandung, Noxy Citrea Bridara stated that in the Daops 2 area of Bandung there are about 5 majors which are included in the rate of Rp.0, that are Cibatuan Purwakarta - Cibatu (round-trip), Bandung Raya Ekonomi, Siliwangi Ciranjang - Cianjur - Sukabumi (round-trip), Cilamaya / Cepat Purwakarta Purwakarta - Tanjung Priok (round-trip) and Walahar Express / Tanjung Priok Local Economy - Purwakarta (round-trip).
"For the Bandung Raya Economic Railway, Kiaracondong-Cicalengka, Cicalengka- Padalarang (round-trip), Bandung-Cicalengka, Padalarang-Cibatu (round-trip), Purwakarta-Cicalengka (round-trip), Padalarang-Bandung (round-trip) and Padalarang-Kiaracondong KA," said Noxy , at Bandung Station, Thursday (08/15). (Parno)