Travel Blog Indonesia – Currently, the number of passengers at Soekarno-Hatta Airport reaches 150,000 passengers per day. You may also often do traveling activities or business visits. If so, traveling to Soekarno-Hatta Airport by using the Damri Bus or a taxi must have become daily food.
There is good news for those of you who have frequently traveled to Soetta Airport. The Minister of Transportation, Budi Karya Sumadi, has just launched the Jabodetabek Airport Connection or JA Connexion bus at Soekarno Hatta Airport on Tuesday, May 3 2017 yesterday.
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“The number of passengers at Soekarno-Hatta Airport is extraordinary, at least 150,000 people per day will come here. By taxi is no longer possible. So mass transportation becomes an alternative, therefore we equip it with intensive buses level of service which is good, “said Budi Karya.
With JA Connexion you don’t need to be confused about finding a taxi or worrying about flight delays. This is because this bus will operate and transport passengers from hotels and big malls in Jabodetabek to Soekarno Hatta Airport.
The Jakarta Transportation Management Agency (BPTJ) is targeting 70 percent of hotel guests who have been traveling to and from the airport by taxi or private car to switch to using JA Connexion. That way, the congestion problem in or outside the city can be resolved a little.
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JA Connexion Fleet
This service will rely on minibuses, medium buses and large buses. For the initial stage, the JA Connexion bus departure schedule with a break time between buses is 1 hour. The number of fleets provided is 91 units. Each bus is equipped with Wifi. Isn’t that fun?
This bus transportation will operate every day and serve 15 hotels and 7 malls. The 15 hotels that will be served include;
- Hotel Borobudur,
- Hotel Alila,
- Luminor Hotel,
- Sari Pan Pacific Hotel,
- Hotel Aryaduta,
- Grand Cemara Hotel,
- Hotel Ibis Tamarin,
- Millennium Hotel,
- Grand Sahid Jaya Hotel,
- Hotel Ascot,
- Hotel Amaris Thamrin City,
- Aston Sentul City Hotel, and
- Hotel Sahid Jaya Lippo Cikarang.
Meanwhile, the 7 malls served include the Taman Anggrek Mall Area, Plaza Senayan Mall, Cempaka Mas ITC Mall, Kelapa Gading Mall, Thamrin City and Tanah Abang Mall, BTM Bogor Mall and Grand Indonesia Mall.
JA Connexion Airport Bus Prices
For now, you can still rely on promo rates so you can enjoy Jabodetabek Airport Connexion bus services. Prices start from IDR 25,000 to IDR 50,000 per passenger.
However, in the future the tariff will be determined by each operator that operates this bus. These operators are Perum Damri, Blue Bird, PO Sinar Jaya, and Perum PPD.
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