The History of Rangkasbitung Station

Rangkasbitung station is a station that is located at Jl. Stasiun Rangkasbitung, Rangkasbitung, Banten. Built in 1901, the station is intended to support the transportation from Rangkasbitung to Jakarta. At that time, Rangkasbitung is an industrial city based on agricultural industry and become the largest economic center in Banten. As an economic center, Rangkasbitung highly…

How to Ride a Commuter Train in Jakarta

As the capital and the largest city in Indonesia, Jakarta has the longest rail network in the city. Commuter train operated in Jakarta known as KRL. The KRL network is not only in Jakarta but also to the satellite city of Jakarta, such as Depok, Bogor, Tangerang and South Tangerang, Bekasi, and even Rangkas Bitung…

Getting Around Jakarta | How to Get Around with Public Transportation

Jakarta is well known for the traffic jams around the city in almost every hours and days. Traveling around Jakarta to visit many places is almost impossible to do in one day, concerning the area of Jakarta which more similarly to a state. But there are always many options to have to travel around Jakarta….

Is It Possible to Proposed Your Girl Friend at @CommuterLine ?

This question is arose when we see this cute short movie by @ajplus. The story is about the man who proposed his girlfriend during the morning commute on the train This man proposed to his girlfriend during the morning commute, 10 years after he met her on the metro. 😍 pic.twitter.com/uqhxTnmB2g — AJ+ (@ajplus) March…

Beauty from the Past: The Forgotten Molenvliet Canal

The Molenvliet canal that divides Jalan Gajah Mada and Jalan Hayam Wuruk originally made by Chinese Captain Phoa Beng Gam atau Phoa Bing Gam, second Chinese Captain after Souw Beng Kon. At that time, the canal was made to transport the wood from the southern part of Batavia to the the walls of the City…

Remembering @KRLEkonomi

At the old days, the commuters at Jakarta and its surrounding cities were used to ride the KRL Ekonomi. The fare is very cheap although there was no guarantee on its comforts. There are a lot of stories and memories to those who had ride the service of KRL Ekonomi. The KRL Ekonomi was no…

The Magnificent Tanjung Priok Station

As a former station which was bearing the word “magnificent” in Southeast Asia, the aura of grandeur can still be enjoyed until now. With such grandeur, the station has become one of the photography objects Some people also pose in the Tanjung Priok Station A photo posted by Sondang Nauli (@sondangnaulii) on Sep 27, 2016…

TRAFI Helps You Explore Jakarta Without Fear

The main problem if you use public transportation in Jakarta is that the information is not integrated. It is not easy for first visitor to understand the main transportation system in Jakarta such as CommuterLine and TransJakarta Each operator also have a separate application that is sometimes difficult when we want to travel to a…

A Journey to Nambo Station

Previously, I had never been up to the Nambo. There are many reasons why I am a bit lazy to Nambo, but the most important fact is that there is very little CommuterLine schedule heading to Nambo. In addition, I also do not know of other transportation alternatives in addition to CommuterLine. It is different…

Greater Jakarta @CommuterLine Stations Project 2016

Since I start this website in 2012, I always try to take a photo of the whole CommuterLine stations. The pictures role is to complete my writing of the entire station traversed by CommuterLine. In 2016, I attempted to do an update on the current condition of the CommuterLine stations. This is not an easy…