Urban transport tickets to increase to 1.40 euros

20 November 2015
36 Views

The tickets for urban transportation is set to increase to 1.40 euros (from 1.2 euros) in January 2016, announced the Minister of Transport Christos Spirtzis on Friday.

Mr. Spirtzis made the announcement during the presentation for the electronic ticket program, which is set to come into effect in January 2017. The Minister also stated that efforts are being made so that the prices of monthly passes remain the stable.

Additionally, there are thoughts for the electronic ticket to come into effect sooner, with Mr. Spirtzis revealing that the system may be applied to busses in seven months.

Under this system the cost of the ticket will depend on the distance traveled, with the cost of short distances expected to drop, while the cost for longer distances will increase.

You may be interested

PAO fans storm club’s offices
GREECE
shares66 views
GREECE
shares66 views

PAO fans storm club’s offices

makis - Jun 23, 2017

A group of Panathinaikos fans have stormed the club’s headquarters protesting against what they consider to be a complete lack…

Almost 4 million Greeks were at risk of poverty last year
FINANCE
shares56 views
FINANCE
shares56 views

Almost 4 million Greeks were at risk of poverty last year

makis - Jun 23, 2017

According to the ELSTAT, 35,6% of the Greece’s population or 3.789.300 people were at risk of poverty or social exclusion…

New survey: New Democracy gains 6 percentage points in one month widening the gap with Syriza!
POLITICS
shares76 views
POLITICS
shares76 views

New survey: New Democracy gains 6 percentage points in one month widening the gap with Syriza!

makis - Jun 23, 2017

The government’s communication effort to give a positive impression to the Eurogroup agreement does not seem to be working that…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.