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JR East aims to launch ferry route linking Haneda with central Tokyo  The Japan Times

East Japan Railway Co. is looking to launch a ferry *service* connecting Haneda airport with central Tokyo to attract overseas visitors and secure an additional ...


United Airlines Reveals New Tokyo Haneda Routes  One Mile at a Time

The Department of Transportation recently granted United several Tokyo Haneda slots, so here are the exact flights they plan to launch.


Norwegian to Axe All Transatlantic Routes from Ireland  Aviation International News

Norwegian will discontinue all six of its routes from Dublin, Cork, and Shannon to the U.S. and Canada starting next month, a decision the airline called “difficult” ...


Russia is in danger of being overrun by China's Belt and Road  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Russia greenlighted in early July a 2000-km highway construction project connecting the country's border with Kazakhstan to Belarus.The four.


Transportation director puts focus on student, bus driver safety; Drivers to receive routes this week  Mexico Ledger

When the Mexico School District No. 59 returns for the 2019-20 school year next week, 17 drivers will be among the first people to see the approximate 1000 ...


There is one good thing to be said for the Beeching Axe  CityMetric

In the early 1960s, Harold Macmillan's government commissioned a report intended to modernise Britain's railway system, and to make it profitable for the first ...


Malta's bus fleet continues to grow as passenger numbers increase  Intelligent Transport

As more people use the bus *service* in Malta, the number of buses in *service* must keep pace with this increase,40 new buses to be introduced to the fleet.


Adelaide interchanges need to be better fed with buses and car parks, researchers say  ABC News

Adelaide needs to rethink public transport feeder services to overcome a spatial mismatch that hinders usage, a report has found.


Companies are already decarbonizing shipping without electric fleets — here's how  GreenBiz

This article is adapted from GreeBiz's newsletter, Transport Weekly. Subscribe here. Electric vehicle fleets might be the future, but for most fleet managers, the ...


Uber Wants to Sell You Train Tickets. And Be Your Bus Service, Too.  The New York Times

The ride-hailing company, craving growth, is looking to public transit for riders and revenue. Cities aren't sure whether to welcome it.


EasyJet announces new Scottish growth focus on Glasgow with Birmingham route  The Scotsman

Scotland's biggest airline said today it would focus its growth north of the Border on Glasgow as it announced a new route to Birmingham - with more to follow.


'Consistent oversupply' of transatlantic flights from Ireland, claims Department of Transport  Irish Examiner

The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has claimed there is "a consistent oversupply" of transatlantic flights from Ireland. The statement was made in ...


Silk Road Breakthrough: Russia To Begin Construction On The China-Western Europe Transport Corridor  Forbes

Finally, the missing link of the "construction of the century" is about to be filled in as Russia completes a highway that stretches from the east coast of China to ...


What has gone wrong with rail franchising?  BBC News

Calls to reform the system are growing amid anger over rising fares and poor punctuality.


Transport Ministry mulls B15 flat-rate on three train routes  Bangkok Post

The Transport Ministry is considering piloting a 15 baht flat-rate fare, which is estimated to require at least 700 million baht in subsidies per year, on three electric ...


Last Transport Route Joining Pakistan to India Cut Over Kashmir Dispute  Sputnik International

New Delhi has revoked article 370 of the constitution, which granted Jammu and Kashmir special status, and has introduced legislation to split the state in two, ...


Former Superintendent Pons Comments on LCS Transportation Issue  tallahasseereports.com

The elimination of “courtesy routes” (bus routes within two miles of schools) by LCS for the upcoming school year has caused a great deal of anxiety for parents ...


New Jersey DOT Awards More Than $30 Million to Improve Freight Routes  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced $30.1 million in grant funding ...


Could the Harrogate to Ripon railway line really re-open?  Yorkshire Post

A campaign group has raised the possibility of a 50-year-old rail link between Harrogate and Ripon being reinstated - but could it actually happen?


A polarising president: Donald Trump wants to buy Greenland  The Economist

His latest real-estate wheeze has a 19th-century feel to it.


More than 56,000 unused places on school transport services last year  The Irish Times

Failure to implement recommendations addressed must be addressed, department says.


Virgin Atlantic Cargo and Delta Cargo expand UK-US air freight routes – DC Velocity  DC Velocity

Cargo customers to gain expanded trans-Atlantic capacity beginning in summer of 2020.


Cost of school transport scheme prompts call for review  RTE.ie

The efficiency of the school transport scheme needs to be examined, following a 16.8% rise in the cost of providing it between 2011 and 2018, a new report has ...


Delhi Metro Phase IV: Project Information, Tenders, Routes and Updates  Urban Transport News

Under Delhi Metro Phase-IV project the DMRC has planned to connect some untouched area of Delhi-NCR through double decker metro corridor.


New transport minister taking wrong road  Bangkok Post

Just a few weeks into his new job, Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob already seems one of the hardest-working figures in cabinet, and maybe also the ...


21 new bus routes in Hamirpur  The Tribune India

Hamirpur, August 14. The Regional Transport Office (RTO) has proposed 21 new bus routes in the district. The state government had announced starting of 500 ...


Ready for the bell!  Urbana Daily Citizen

Champaign County students return to school next week and will find new policies in place.Students at Urbana City Schools begin class on Thursday, except fo.


UniSA research finds need for direct bus routes that avoid the Adelaide CBD  The Advertiser

Adelaide needs more bus routes that bypass the city centre to reach popular destinations directly and reduce CBD congestion, UniSA analysis of Metrocard data ...


How To Intentionally (And Safely) Walk To Dodger Stadium And Save Your Money For Overpriced Beer  LAist

You're stuck in your car in eight lanes of traffic heading uphill to pay $25 to park at Dodger Stadium. The kids in the back seat chant, "Let's Go Dodgers, Let's Go!".


​BC truck operators down on diesel, up on natural gas | Oil & Gas  JWN

The high cost of diesel in B.C. has sparked a spike in interest in natural gas as an alternative fuel for local truck operators. According to FortisBC, there has been ...


Racism on public transport: ‘The community is standing up’  The Irish Times

Transport services and the Immigrant Council of Ireland launch campaign against abuse.


Asiana Airlines to switch to smaller planes for some Japan routes  The Business Times

THE BUSINESS TIMES Transport - [SEOUL] South Korea's Asiana Airlines said on Tuesday it plans to switch to smaller planes for some of its Japan routes ...


Norwegian Air axes transatlantic flights from Ireland  The Irish Times

Flights to New York, Boston and Toronto will cease on September 15th.


Two-driver rule in long-route buses ineffective  Himalayan Times

At least 33 persons were feared dead after a long route bus heading towards Kathmandu from Sarlahi met with an accident in the wee hours yesterday.


Germany's Maas tours Canada's melting Arctic  DW (English)

Visiting Canada's melting Arctic, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said Europe had an "extraordinary" task to slash fossil fuel emissions. If it didn't, ...


Wasserwende: Germany urges more people to drink tap water to protect environment  The Local Germany

For many Germans, it's second nature to buy bottled water rather than drink from the tap. But Germany's environment ministry is pushing to change this.


Thousands to miss out on school bus seat despite unused spots  Independent.ie

More than 2700 children were left without a place on the Government's school transport scheme despite there being thousands of unused spots on routes across ...


Local airlines hit unexpected snag from China  Korea Times

Local airlines, desperate to find alternative routes to offset the decline from their Japanese businesses, are facing unexpected challenges from China as Beijing ...


More than 50 major Leeds bus services to change routes for OVER A YEAR  Leeds Live

The majority of bus services in Leeds will see their routes altered, with the changes lasting for over a year. Some services will be scrapped altogether, while new ...


A New York artist mapped the Twin Cities' 'lost' streetcar system  Star Tribune

The 1893 map shows colorful lines bursting out of the gray boxes representing downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul, connecting the Twin Cities through a web of ...


'Roadshow' Highlighting Regional Haul Routes  Tank Transport Trader

A major and largely unheralded movement toward regional haul routes is taking place in North American trucking, according to Mike Roeth, executive director of ...


KCC steps in to ensure school bus services continue  KCC Media Hub

Hundreds of children were at risk of not getting to school next term when services to Lenham School and Homewood School in Tenterden were cancelled.


Mexibus will connect Santa Lucía and Mexico City airports  The Yucatan Times

In the next days, there will be a bidding among specialized companies for the studies of the connectivity project through the injection of MXN $36.5 million, ...


Fare caps for train passengers between Norwich, Thetford and Ely after monopoly investigation  Eastern Daily Press

Train passengers travelling between Norwich and Ely are to have their fares capped, after an investigation ruled they needed protection as one company is ...


Mumbai - Pune rail route shut till August 15; Check train list cancelled today  Zee Business

Right now, passengers travelling from Mumbai to Pune or vice-versa will have to opt for road transport services. Get more India News and Business News on ...


'We are aware of concerns': National Express vow over planned route changes  expressandstar.com

National Express has extended a public consultation after residents strongly opposed plans to change bus routes.


Scottish Government pressed to support bus routes in Moray town that are due to be axed  Press and Journal

The Scottish Government has been urged to subsidise a bus route in Moray to allay concerns its axing could have a devastating impact on the health of the older ...


Campaigners queuing up to show anger at Dudley bus shake-up  expressandstar.com

Bus passengers are angry over plans to shake-up transport routes in parts of Dudley.


Dudley bus routes set to change under service shake-up  expressandstar.com

Plans for a bus *service* shake-up in parts of Dudley have been announced.


How rising rail fares and falling punctuality undermine confidence  The Economist

But what should replace the much-criticised franchise system?


Students left stranded by school transport crisis  Meath Chronicle

Families living in Moynalvey who had applied and paid for bus tickets for their secondary school children have been told just days before the new term begins ...


P100-million budget for Davao City bus system up for approval  Manila Bulletin

DAVAO CITY – The City Council of Davao is set to approve on third and final reading the proposed budget worth P100 million for the implementation of the first ...


Sex, drugs and alcohol - the do's and don'ts of college life outside the lecture halls  Independent.ie

It is that time of year when the CAO offers are coming out and you are starting to look for college accommodation or figure out your transport routes to and from ...


Commuters face £100 hike in season tickets as latest fare rise confirmed  Sky News

Rail campaign groups have warned that travellers will "refuse to pay" if the price of season tickets continues to rise.


Concern over new Athlone to Ballymahon N55 route plans  Longford Leader

The communities that live along th Emerging Preferred Route Corridor (EPRC) for the N55 from Athlone to Ballymahon as well as the N55 Steering Committee ...


School bus aisles full of standing students, says Figtree parent  Illawarra Mercury

A Figtree parent claims a Premier Illawarra school bus driver "yelled" at his daughter and other students because too many of them were standing in the aisle.


'Scrap M6 Toll charges': Call for action to cut motorway congestion and pollution  expressandstar.com

Charges on the M6 Toll should be lifted to ease crippling congestion on motorways across the West Midlands, according to council bosses.


COMMENT: Why Brits can't get on with toll roads  shropshirestar.com

Leaders want the M6 Toll in the Midlands to be turned into a free motorway. Peter Madeley explores why we've never been comfortable with road charges.


Xinhua Headlines: Xinjiang: Far west region, heart of Silk Road - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Tradition, travel and trade: What can these #Xinjiang tales tell us about this far western region of China? by Xinhua writers Xue Yanwen, Gu Yu and Pan Ying.


Building a Bus Map When There Are No Fixed Routes—or Stops  WIRED

To ride a bus, you first must know where the bus is going and where it stops. But in Beirut, and in as many as 60 percent of the world's urban places, there's no ...


10 classic UK trips by public transport | Travel  The Guardian

Trains in hidden valleys, scenic bus routes, fun ferry rides … many journeys are better by public transport. We plot exciting itineraries for the carefree and ...


RTA to open three new bus routes, upgrade others  Gulf News

Dubai: The Public Transport Agency of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) plans to launch three new bus routes and upgrade several others from ...


Transport for London just cut its bus services. You probably didn't notice  CityMetric

One of the biggest changes to London's buses happened on Sunday 16 June – although Londoners won't have realised the full implications until the following ...


Hainan Airlines is axing its Dublin-Shenzhen service and shelving its Beijing route till 2020  Fora.ie

JUST OVER A year after launching the first direct flights between Ireland and mainland China, Hainan Airlines is axing its Dublin to Shenzhen *service* and ...


Transport app Citymapper gives up on reinventing the bus  The Verge

Transport app Citymapper is shutting down its hybrid bus and taxi *service*, previously known as Smartbus, then SmartRide, and then, simply, Ride. The last day ...


Does your (replacement) TOR driver know the route?  The Journal News | LoHud.com

If your Transport of Rockland bus was late last week, it's possible your driver wasn't from these parts and didn't know the route, says an attorney representing 11 ...


Dubai announces the opening of three new bus routes  Intelligent Transport

The integration of new bus routes, and the upgrade of existing ones, Dubai aims to boost integration of bus, metro and intercity services across the city.


More bus routes coming to the greater Medford Oregon area  Mail Tribune

Commuters will soon see more bus routes, more frequent connections and more communities served thanks to almost $6 million in state funds collected from ...


Nine new bus routes in Dubai from Sunday  Gulf News

Dubai: Nine routes will be added to Dubai's public bus network on Sunday while changes will be made to several existing routes, the Road's and Transport ...


Labour pledges to reverse cuts to 3,000 bus routes in England  BBC News

Labour is pledging to spend £1.3bn a year to reverse cuts to 3,000 bus routes and fund the expansion of new services in England. During a visit to Nottingham, ...


East Ramapo appoints transportation consultant to review routes and costs  The Journal News | LoHud.com

East Ramapo will spend up to $19,000 on a consultant to analyze bus routes, review safety practices and identify ways to reduce the school district's ever-rising ...


Federal, B.C. transport minsters to discuss inter-city bus service  Vancouver Sun

The federal government has offered to split the cost of servicing bus routes abandoned by Greyhound, and B.C. will likely take advantage.


Iceland Builds Arctic Port as Global Shipping Routes Get Redrawn  Transport Topics Online

As global warming creates shipping routes that can cut across the northern tip of the planet, a new port is being built on the fringe of the Arctic circle.


Bratislava city transport optimises its routes  The Slovak Spectator

Public transport in Bratislava has been proven to be ineffective and is considered to be to be unattaractive and incomprehensible with its large number of routes, ...


Route 7 bridge in Harford to temporarily close Monday night for BGE transformer move  Baltimore Sun

BGE will be moving a large transformer from Belcamp to Fallston overnight Monday, which could cause headaches for late-night travelers along the route.


Transport Routes confirmed for Irish Open  The Clare Herald

Fans are being encouraged to take advantage of FREE Park & Ride shuttle services when the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open makes it inaugural visit to Lahinch ...


Warner Robins Transit to offer more transportation routes  wgxa.tv

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- Warner Robins Transit will bring public transportation to Urban Warner Robins, Houston County, and soon to be in surrounding ...


When a Town Takes Uber Instead of Public Transit  CityLab

Innisfil, Ontario, decided to partially subsidize ride-hailing trips rather than pay for a public bus system. It worked so well that now they have to raise fares and ...


Hand councils more powers to run bus routes, says Labour  The Scotsman

Councils across Scotland could be handed sweeping new powers to introduce publicly-owned bus services under plans coming before MSPs this week. Labour ...


Trends in International Travel Part 3: Aircraft, Polar Routes, and Flights to Asia  Eno Transportation Weekly

May 15, 2019. Eno conducted an analysis of the international market for air travel in November 2018 for the Japan International Transport Institute.


Uber just added public transportation to its app  The Verge

Uber customers who live in Denver may notice something strange when they open the company's app today: a tiny train car with the word "transit" next to it, ...


Companies offer to replace Bieber routes to Philly, New York  69News WFMZ-TV

With the sudden closure of Bieber Transportation Group, Trans-Bridge Lines is working with other major motorcoach companies to provide bus *service* to ...


94 medium-size buses on 17 routes in Dubai  Gulf News

New units are low in both weight, fuel consumption.


Norwegian cuts two transatlantic routes, trims 10 to seasonal  ATWOnline

LCC Norwegian will discontinue two transatlantic routes, switch 10 from a year-round to a seasonal basis and move others from Oakland International Airport to ...


Plans for off-road public transport routes drawn up for Cambridge south east  Cambridge Independent

A public consultation on the possible routes for phase two of the Cambridge South East Transport Scheme is underway.


Smart Mobility Living Lab announces first test routes for autonomous vehicles  Intelligent Transport

24 kilometres of London roadways chosen for the real-world trial of self-driving cars within the UK which will be monitored by CCTV along the routes.


UPDATE: Poor Road Conditions Plague Public Transport in our Region; Limited Bus Service and Routes Today  KAAL

UPDATE: As of 7:00 a.m. Monday Rochester Public Transit says bus *service* will be restored. SMART Transit will begin services at 10:00 a.m..


The £1.4bn question: 1,800 miles of cycle routes or 10 minutes off a car journey?  The Guardian

Greater Manchester's Bee Network has just £160m of the cash it needs, unlike a junction near Bedford. Helen Pidd North of England editor. Email. Mon 24 Jun ...


What you need to know about public transport disruption in Stockholm this summer  The Local Europe

Passengers travelling to, from or around Stockholm this summer should be aware of major renovations and track work that will disrupt trains and underground ...


Why the transport sector needs to adapt to climate change  UNCTAD

​Following an UNCTAD expert meeting on adapting to climate change in the transport sector, held on 16 and 17 April in Geneva, Switzerland, John Dora, ...


NHS plans alternative transport routes to avoid no-deal medicine shortage  The Guardian

Plans have been drawn up for the use of alternative transport routes and prioritisation of medicines as part of contingency planning for a no-deal Brexit, ...


To aid tourism, Japan to expand language support and offer free Wi-Fi on 300 bus and train routes  The Japan Times

The government said Friday it plans to provide multilingual information and free Wi-Fi access on 300 public transport routes as it steps up efforts to boos.


Virgin Trains takes government to court over West Coast route  The Guardian

Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group, Stagecoach and the French national rail operator have launched legal action against the UK government's decision to bar ...


Encore Unveils Three Transportation Services Ahead of Opening  Everett Independent

Whether you're coming from Londonderry or Ferry Street, Encore Boston Harbor this week is touting and rolling out luxury transportation options to get to the ...


Kenya’s matatu buses face disruption by Little, Swvl, Safiri  Quartz

Kenya's ad-hoc matatu bus system has been described as cool and colorful but it is also very chaotic. For years now, transport officials have tried to rein in the ...


Pittsburgh Public may eliminate some school bus routes citing driver shortage  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The changes include expanding “walk zones” and putting some middle school students on Port Authority buses.


Bratislava commences first phase of tram routes reconstruction  TheMayorEU

The tram track between Karlova Ves and Dúbravka is going to be out of *service* until September.


Sylvania district considers slashing bus routes for nonpublic schools  Toledo Blade

Sylvania Schools is considering eliminating bus routes for some students who attend nonpublic schools. Superintendent Adam Fineske said two bus routes, a ...


Maersk explores Arctic shipping route with Russia  Reuters

Shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk said on Friday it is in talks with Russia's state-owned icebreaker operator to send more goods via the Arctic, which is ...


The depressing lesson of west London's lost cycle route  The Guardian

Kensington and Chelsea council has blocked a flagship plan after a campaign based largely on myths.


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