Free rides as ‘Hop-On Hop-Off’ starts

  • Nation
  • Monday, 17 Nov 2014

Route with a view: The double-decker buses plying the streets of Penang soon after the launch. — GARY CHEN / The Star

GEORGE TOWN: Hundreds of passengers are expected to use the RM11mil “Penang Hop-On Hop-Off” buses daily within six months.

“We will also offer a special fare to MyKad holders of a family of two adults and two children at RM50 from Nov 24 to Dec 31,” said Elang Wah group managing director Azhar Nadzir during the launching ceremony here yesterday.

For MyKad holders, the tickets are RM19 for adults and RM12 for children. Tickets are valid for 24 hours.

For non-Malaysians, tickets are priced at RM45 (adults) and RM24 (children above five and below 12).

The company started the ball rolling by offering free bus rides for a week from today

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