New railway rules for short and long distance

Passengers boarding a train in Manggarai station, Friday, (13/5). (Aslam Iqbal)

Meanwhile, the new regulations for taking short-distance trains in 2022 are, first, mandatory vaccination of at least one dose.

Second, mandatory use of PeduliLindungi app or produce the first dose vaccine certificate.

Third, passengers are not required to produce a certificate of RT-PCR or Rapid Antigen Test result.

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Fourth, passengers with special health conditions or who should not get vaccinated are required to produce a doctor’s certificate from a state-run hospital.

Fifth, passengers under the age of six are not required to show a negative RT-PCR or Rapid Antigen Test result, but must be accompanied by those who have met the vaccination requirements. (rr)