Monday, June 10, 2019

#freetransit in Rock Hill, SC, USA

ROCK HILL, S.C. (WBTV) - The City of Rock Hill is launching the first, free public transportation system in York County on Monday, June 10. Thursday morning, city leaders displayed the fleet of 7 electric buses that will be running four routes starting this summer.
https://www.wbtv.com/2019/06/06/city-rock-hill-launches-first-free-transit-system-york-county/ 

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Luxembourg implements fare-free #publictransport

The move will save on the collection and processing of fares. It may also encourage a shift away from private cars; traffic congestion, especially around Luxembourg City, is a serious problem.
Some city centres around the world offer free transport in a bid to reduce congestion, and in some US counties the bus system is free. But no other nation has eliminated fares from its entire transport network.
https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/luxembourg-free-trains-public-transport-trams-buses-when-a8668496.html.

Friday, April 19, 2019

Ridership triples with fare-free public transport

One major step that Chamonix took towards reducing pollution is making all public transport free for both residents and visitors. The move to make public transport free costs the municipality five million euros per year, but has tripled the number of people using the system each year.
http://www.arsmb.com/heres-air-pollution-chamonix-bad/ 

Sunday, April 7, 2019

Ovacık, Turkey, public transit is fare-free

Friday, April 5, 2019

Antalya, Turkey, now has fare-free #publictransport

 mass transport in antalya was free
Mayor of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Menderes Türel, a good news to the people of Antalya X to the residents of Antalya until today, comfortable, modern comfortable and environmentally friendly vehicles with ease of public transport President Türel, 23 March Saturday in the city center of the bus with AU plate buses, black official platter busses and rail The system was free.
https://raillynews.com/2019/03/free-mass-transport-transportation-started-in-antalya/