Tag: Public Transport Council

Public transport satisfaction “high in 2019” but netizens question its accuracy

Singapore – The Public Transport Council (PTC) released the findings of its Public Transport Customer Satisfaction Survey (PTCSS) on February 7 (Friday) and noted that satisfaction with public transport stayed high in 2019. “Mean satisfaction scores for reliability saw its largest improvement,” said the PTC...

Rail operators “support” maximum train fare increase

Singapore—Following the Public Transport Council's (PTC) recent announcement of a possible public transport fare increase, rail operators SBS Transit and SMRT Trains have now submitted their applications for a fare hike review. On Sept 3, The PTC announced that public transport fares may increase by...

Three men refuse to pay Grab Premium fare, driver chases them on foot

It is widely assumed that people who choose to take taxis or rideshare services are able to pay for the relatively more expensive transport method. However, the latest incident of fare evasion may prove this assumption wrong. According to an initial report by Chinese evening...

Bus and train fares to increase 6 cents for standard users starting from Dec. 29

Singapore – Starting December 29, adult EZ-Link card users taking the bus or train will be charged an additional 6 cents per trip. For those who purchase a single trip ticket for the train or take the bus and pay in cash will experience...

All public transport fees will go up 6 to 10 cents per trip by Dec. 29, and people are not happy

Commuters, heads up. In September, the Public Transport Council (PTC) announced that the fare review they had been conducting was at an end, resulting in a fare raise across the board for all public transportation - 6 cents in some cases and 10 in...