Intercity and interprovincial (AKAP) bus fares rise following fuel hike

(IO/Muhammad Hidayat)

Jakarta, IO – Passengers are seen buying bus tickets at Pondok Pinang Bus Terminal, Jakarta, Monday (5/9). According to a number of bus ticket sellers, the price of a trip has increased from between Rp50,000-Rp100,000 per pax, after the government raised the fuel price on Saturday last week. However, they also said that there has yet been significant decrease in the number of passengers. (Muhammad Hidayat)