Soekarno-Hatta Airport Railway to Be Operational by November 2017:

Ilham wibowo    •    31 Agustus 2017 16:42 WIB
transportation
Soekarno-Hatta Airport Railway to Be Operational by November 2017:
Soekarno-Hatta Airport railway project (Photo: Ant)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: PT Kereta Api Indonesia is optimistic the Soekarno-Hatta Airport railway can be operational by the end of 2017.

"The progress has reached around 78 percent," PT Kereta Api Indonesia Vice President for Corporate  Communication Agus Komaruddin told Metrotvnews.com on Thursday, August 31, 2017.

"The test will take place around November 2017," he added.

The project will connect Soekarno-Hatta Airport and downtown Jakarta. The route will cover Soekarno-Hatta Airpor station, Batu Ceper station, Duri station, Sudirman Baru station and Manggarai station.

The travel distance is around 36 kilometers. The trip time is around 50 minutes.


(WAH)