@CommuterLine to Close Ticket Sales Counter at these 4 Stations

In early December 2015, PT KCJ, operator of @CommuterLine, will close the ticket booths and replacing them with automated vending machine for ticket purchase and top up the multi trip ticket. The fourth station are Bogor Station, Manggarai Station, Jakarta Kota Station, and Sudirman Station. PT. KCJ berencana mengoperasikan mesin tiket otomatis (Vending Machine) untuk…

Old City will be holds the ASEAN Youth Creative Industry Fair 2015

Asian Youth Creative Industry Fair (AYCIF) 2015 is one of the biggest events to promote the creative industry in the ASEAN region and Indonesia was asked to host this 2015 event. AYCIF 2015 is a form of cooperation between the Japan ASEAN Integration Fund, Kemenkop SMEs, and SME Center FEUI which aims to build a…

@KAI121 to Open New Routes for @CommuterLine

PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) plans to open two routes for @CommuterLine on 1 April 2015. The new routes are are Citayam – Nambo and the existing Pink Line, Jakarta Kota – Tanjung Priok. Prayitno, Director of Public Relations of PT KAI Bambang, the improvement of facilities and infrastructure for the two routes are already…

Free Surfing at the Old City

Visitors of the Old City, West Jakarta are now able to enjoy free internet surfing. Director of Technical Services Unit (UPT) Old City Gathut Dwi Hastoro explaining the free internet facility is installed in the Old City since the visit of Minister of Tourism Arief Yahya on Wednesday (29/10) last week. Hopefully by the installment…

Meriam Si Jagur: The Legendary Porn Cannon

The presence of Si Jagur cannon can’t be separated from the legend that surrounds the cannon. This legend is believed from obscene symbol in the cannon; clenched hand with the thumb protruding between the index and middle fingers. This symbol is a symbol that represents the actual coitus or Mano in Fica. Mano in fica…

Monumen Jalur Trem: The Last Remaining Tram Railway

Currently Jakarta is trying so hard to solve transportation problems. One solution that was offered was to rebuild the tram line. For some observers, the government’s idea is very reasonable because the load capacity is quite high. Kompas reported, the city tram can transport 80,000 passengers per hour, monorail 40,000 passengers per hour, a hard…

“Si Bon Bon” to Serve Tourist Route from Jakarta Kota to Tanjung Priok

The first electric train that made in 1920 will be back to serve the Jakartans. The single electric based locomotive, the Bonbon, will be serving tourist routes from Jakarta Kota Station to Tanjung Priok Station in North Jakarta. Ella Ubaidi, Vice President of Conservation, Maintenance, and Architecture Design PT Kereta Api Indonesia, said that the…

@CommuterLine to Re-Open Pink Line Route

PT. KAI Commuter Jabodetabek (KCJ) will revive the pink line route (Jakarta Kota Station – Tanjung Priok Station). Herman Dwi Atmoko, Director General of Railways of the Ministry of Transportation (MoT), said the @CommuterLine is targeted to operate by the end of 2014 Currently PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) and PT KCJ are clearing the…

11 September 2014: @CommuterLine Tambah Jadwal Perjalanan

Mulai Kamis 11 Sept 2014 perjalanan KRL kembali bertambah. PT KCJ akan menambah 9 perjalanan untuk lintas Bogor – Jakarta Kota. Dengan penambahan 1 rangkaian yang terdiri dari 10 kereta ini, maka total perjalanan KRL untuk relasi Bogor – Jakarta Kota menjadi 200 perjalanan. Dengan penambahan ini, maka perjalanan KRL telah bertambah dari 669 perjalanan…

Solusi Antrian Kereta Api di Lintas Juanda-Manggarai

“Commuter Line tujuan Bogor masih tertahan sinyal masuk stasiun Gambir”, ujar announcer stasiun Cikini.  “Para penumpang yang terhormat, kami mohon maaf karena kereta Commuter Line anda masih tertahan sinyal masuk stasiun Manggarai dikarenakan adanya antrian KA”, ujar masinis melalui speaker yang tersedia di setiap kereta.  “Iya nih, keretanya lagi ketahan sinyal Gambir/Manggarai”, demikian banyak keluhan…

Cuma di Jakarta: Trotoar di Depan Stasiun Diberi Pagar

Awalnya, saya nggak terlampau ngeh kalau di beberapa stasiun ada pemagaran trotoar. Yang saya tahu pertama kali itu di Stasiun Sudirman, lalu di Stasiun Juanda, dan terakhir yang saya ketahui terjadi di Stasiun Cikini. Saya agak lupa apa pemagaran trotoar di stasiun itu juga terjadi juga di Stasiun Gondangdia? Tapi kalau menurut @NaikUmum sih, pemagaran…