SHIA Airport Express Train will also start from Jakarta Kota Station

The Indonesian Railways Company or PT KAI will make Jakarta Kota station as a point of departure for airport train from Jakarta Kota to Soekarno Hatta International Airport. The addition of the point of departure from Jakarta Kota station is expected to reduce the burden of congestion in Manggarai station. Currently, PT KAI is conducting…

PT @KAI121 to Expand Kampung Bandan Station

PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) is planning to develop Kampung Bandan Station in in pademangan North Jakarta to be the biggest train control center in Greater Jakarta. Edi Sukmoro, President Director of PT KAI on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 said that the region could become a center of the largest train workshop in Greater Jakarta….

The New Fare Scheme for riding @CommuterLine

The Ministry of Transportation announce new fare scheme for CommuterLine passengers. The new fare scheme will be implemented on 1st October 2016. The fare increase is inline with the Minister of Transportation Regulation 35/2016. Zulfikri, Traffic Director of the Directorate General of Railways Ministry of Transportation explained, adjusting the rate at first 25 km. The…

SHIA Railways Service is expected to Complete by Early 2017

Presiden Director of PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero), Edi Sukmoro said that the completion of Soekarno-Hatta International Airport (SHIA) railways is going to be completed in the first half of next year. He said that the project development process is still ongoing, including land acquisition. SHIA Express Train will operate from Manggarai Station to Soekarno-Hatta…

@mrtjakarta Introduce Train Set Design

Finally MRT Jakarta introduces its train set design. According to its official account, there will be 16 train set which is set comprise of 6 cars. The manufacturing company is Nippon Sharyo from Japan. The mock up will be available in Jakarta by the end of this year Desain Kereta MRT Jakarta Fase I. Saat…

4 Years of Happines

Our simple website, jakartabytrain.com already entered 4 years now serving all of our readers.  There is still much to be achieved and to promote green travel in Jakarta by using Jakarta modest train system. Thanks for all of support from you which also helped us a lot to keep delivering valuable information to our readers

Government to Build New Railways Connecting Parungpanjang and Citayam

The Ministry of Transportation and Bogor Regency is preparing the construction of new lines for CommuterLine which connects Citayam Station and Parungpanjang Station. The new line will also connected by the existing Green Line from Serpong to Maja Head of Regional Development Planning Agency of Bogor Regency, Syarifah Sofiyah, said the plan is to support…

Update on @CommuterLine Schedule Version of 10 May 2016

According to the official website of CommuterLine, the company already issued another update on CommuterLine. Let us say that this schedule is the version of 10 May 2016. The last schedule was the version of 18 December 2015 I just put the schedule according to the line and also adding new kind of schedule such…

@CommuterLine to Stop at Ancol Station Prior to Eid Al-Fitr

Ahead before Eid Al-Fitr hoilday, PT KCJ will open Ancol station to serve passengers who want to travel to the Ancol Dreamland. Nur Fadhila, President Director of PT KCJ confirmed the plan while in Jakarta Transportation Department Building. The pink line which served Jakarta Kota – Tanjung Priok will also stop at Ancol Station. According…

3 Level Building: The Future of Manggarai Station

The @CommuterLine train journey heading to Manggarai Station, are often had to stop for a while before the train entered the Manggarai Station. The cause is currently in Manggarai station there are only 7 railways that can be used by @CommuterLine train. Three railways to be used by @CommuterLine train from and towards Depok /…

@KAI121 to rise @CommuterLine fares in October 2016

PT Kereta Api Indonesia, a state owned railways company, plans to increase fares on the commuter train services from Rp 2,000 (15 US cents) to Rp 3,000 for the first 25 km. While the fares for each additional 10 kilometers will remain unchanged at Rp 1,000. The company plan to impose new fares on October…

Monas to Open for Night Tour

Monas Area Management Office will open the night tour in National Monument (Monas). It will be unveiled April 5. Rini Hariani, Director fo Monas Area Management Office, said visit hour to the Monas area will be extended until 22:00 and until 00:00 on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. Hopefully with the night tour on the monument,…