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PUBs and PUJ operations limited to 50% capacity, rail lines to 30%
The DOTr says it will be completed in December 2021
In its latest progress report, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced that the Common Station on North Avenue is currently 48.48% complete, with construction now happening round the clock to meet the December 2021 target completion date.The transport hub,
The train line will soon stretch all the way to Antipolo
The Marikina-to-Antipolo portion of the LRT-2, also known as the East Extension, will be open to the public on April 27, the Department of Transportation has announced.The Marikina Station (in front of Sta. Lucia East Grand Mall and
Looking forward to this, commuters?
Let's face it: Commuting in the metro isn't fun. Actually, it hasn't been for several years now. And amid this pandemic, things have arguably gotten far worse than ever.That said, there's still a lot that we commuters
You can now ride these trains along the Tutuban-Los Baños route
More good news coming your way today, commuters. The Philippine National Railways (PNR) and the Department of Transportation have just completed the inaugural run of the rail line's new diesel-hydraulic locomotives (DHL) and passenger coaches.These are the units that
Full-line operations have officially resumed
Finally. We know a lot of you commuters have been waiting a long while for this: the LRT-2 has resumed full-line operations.The Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) announced that train operations from Santolan to Recto and vice-versa will
The new railway will connect the two former US military bases in the Philippines
Another new major railway will soon rise in the Philippines, this time to connect two former US military bases in Subic and Clark.The Chinese Embassy in Manila and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian recently confirmed that the People's
Take note, commuters
The management of LRT-1 has announced operating hours for the 2020 holiday season up until January 1. You'll want to keep this in mind if you're riding the train in the coming weeks.From Baclaran (weekdays)From Baclaran (weekends
Plan your trips accordingly
Heads up if you're taking the MRT during the Christmas holidays: the train's management has released the following schedule covering December 19 to January 5.North AvenueTaft AvenueNorth AvenueTaft AvenueNorth AvenueTaft AvenueNorth AvenueTaft AvenueNOTE: This article first appeared on Reportr.
As the result of rail replacement and other rehabilitation measures
After months of incremental speed increases, the MRT-3 now runs at a faster speed of 60kph, further shortening travel and waiting times for passengers, its operator has announced.Average wait time for trains is now at 3.5 to four minutes
Take note, commuters
Heads up, commuters: The MRT-3 will be suspending its operations on November 14-15 and 28-30. This will be done in order to make way for rehabilitation and maintenance procedures that the Sumitomo-Mitsubishi Heavy Industries will conduct along the
There are several train projects in the pipeline
In traffic-ridden Metro Manila, trains provide an escape from clogged roads. Long queues and cramped rides deter many from taking a ride, but cheap fares make it an attractive option still.While the metro's train system works, it has left
Check out the ‘Shinkansen Cleaning Competition’
If I had to make a list of stuff to see or try in Japan, the bullet trains have got to be somewhere at the top of that list. Along with the good food, the scenic locations, and the rich car culture,
Passengers can use these to update their Beep cards after reloading online
The 'one seat apart' policy for all modes of public transport begins today, October 19, as the government strives to revitalize the economy by allowing more businesses to open and more people to get to work. The new guideline allows a higher
Let’s hope the train line will be back up and running as soon as possible
Man, talk about bad luck. A fire broke out at the Santolan Station of the Light Rail Transit Line 2 (LRT-2) earlier today, and this has forced the Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) to halt the train line's operations.Multiple
Engineering, construction to be conducted by Megawide, Korean partners
The contract for the Malolos-Clark Railway Project (MCRP) Package 1 has been awarded to a joint venture between Megawide Construction Corporation and two Korean companies, Hyundai Engineering & Construction (Hyundai E&C) and Dong-ah Geological Engineering.Megawide said the notification of
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