11:32 / 19.10.2021

Intercity bus fares up by 8.5% in nine months

From the beginning of the year, intercity bus fares have increased by 8.5%, the State Statistics Committee reported.

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According to the committee, in September, intercity bus fares rose by an average of 1.5% compared to August.

It was noted that the cost of intercity bus fares in September has risen by an average of 8.5% since the beginning of the year.

Earlier, it was reported that 310 new bus routes would be established in provinces.

“In 2021-2022, a total of 310 new bus routes will be established connecting the village with the district center, the district center with the regional center (including 60 in the city, 193 in the suburbs, and 57 in the cities (within the region),” the committee said then.