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Never the Trains Shall Meet

Not long ago, any authentic Indonesian model railway set required dozens of tiny model passengers perched precariously on the roofs of carriages. Occasionally, some...

Anies Says LRT will be ready for Asian Games despite Minister saying Otherwise

Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan says he is confident about the chances of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) system being ready for operation in time for the 2018 Asian Games...

Jakarta to Open Bike Rental Service Sudirman and Thamrin for Workers

The Jakarta administration says it will open a bike rental service near Jl. Sudirman and Jl. MH Thamrin for office workers in the city’s busiest business district....

GO-JEK Eyes Expansion to Four ASEAN Countries

Having enjoyed success in Indonesia, ride-hailing app GO-JEK has announced that it is looking to expand its business to four other Southeast Asian countries. While the...

Jakarta-Surabaya High Speed Train Will Compete with Air Travel Times

The Jakarta-Surabaya high speed train will become a viable alternative to plane travel with the Indonesian and Japanese partnership agreeing to a travel time of...

Jakarta Stations to Have Special Ojek Areas to Ease Congestion

The Jakarta administration says that it will build special parking designated for ojek areas (motorcycle taxi) at 17 train stations in the city in an effort to reduce...

Blue Bird Adds New Feature to its Mobile App

Indonesia’s largest taxi brand recently launched the new Easy Ride feature as a means to maximize user experience. The latest addition was followed by Blue Bird’s...

Jakarta Taxi Fare Fourth Cheapest In World: Study

The 2017 Taxi Price Index featured the world’s cheapest and priciest cities to take a taxi. Jakarta came out as the only city in Indonesia that made the count.  ...

Route Expansion

Flight Route Expansion Leads Airport Operator Growth Plan

Airport operator Angkasa Pura I and II are hoping the added routes will see record passengers in the first half of the year.

Qatar Airways

Garuda Indonesia Fills Qatar Airways Demand Amid Political Tensions

Qatar Airways has been banned from flying through most of the Middle East’s airspace, leaving Garuda Indonesia to fill the gap.

Helicopter taxi

Whitesky to Provide Helicopter Taxi For Soekarno Hatta Airport

The service will accommodate passengers from Jabodetabek and Bandung who want to get to the airport fast.


Government is Ready to Support an Eco-friendlier Transportation Sector

Following ever-increasing energy consumption in the transportation sector, the government has prepared programmes to reduce the harmful environmental impact.

Benoa Port

Bali One Step Closer in Benoa Port Plan

In addition to offering an alternative transportation hub for domestic and international tourists arriving in Bali, the harbour is expected enhance Indonesia’s trade...


Will Indonesia’s Public Transportation Abandon Gasoline?

The government aims to change public transportation in Indonesia by switching vehicles from being gasoline powered to running on natural gas instead.