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172 Sharjah bus stops to be air-conditioned

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Sharjah is to furnish 172 bus stops across Sharjah with air conditioners to provide relief to passengers waiting for a bus in the heat.

Nol cards mandatory in RTA inter-city buses now

The Public Transport Agency (PTA) of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has suspended the old traditional payment system via paper tickets for bus services and introduced the Unified Fare Collection System (Nol cards) in all inter-city bus services from and to Dubai except to Abu Dhabi.

Busy road to close for almost three months

One of the busiest roads in Sharjah will be closed for almost three months from today as work to upgrade the emirate's motorway network begin. The Dh17.5 million project to extend Sheikh Mohammed Bin Saqr Al Qasimi Road, one of the main roads in the emirate, will take around 75 days, officials from the Sharjah Department of Public Works (DPW) announced.

Gang of bus thieves arrested in Sharjah

The Sharjah Police received a number of complaints reporting theft of a number of buses form different areas in the emirate, including one owned by a hotel. During investigations, the police suspected four persons, including the owner of a second-hand autoparts shop.

Passengers seek bus route

Many residents in Al Taawun district, an area with high-rise buildings opposite Ansar Mall along Al Ittihad-Al Wahda Road have said lack of a bus line increases runover accidents, a common menace in the area. Last week, two women were killed while crossing the road.

Sharjah buses gaining popularity

According to a senior official, Sharjah Transport commuted 15,376 passengers in the first three months of the year. “This is basically due to the steady and punctual bus schedules in all stops and stations,” said Yusuf Hammadi, Manager of Sharjah Transport Office in the Eastern and Central regions.

Three Sharjah buses to start from new point

The Sharjah Transport on Wednesday completed transferring three of its intercity public bus routes run from Al Rolla Square to a spacious nearby area. Sharjah Intercity Transport Manager Adel Khalil said the new area was used a public bus stop facility earlier.

STC relocates parking area for some buses

The parking of some public buses has been changed from the front gate of Rolla Park in Sharjah to the opposite side of the same park, a few metres away. The affected buses are all inter city lines: 112 (going to Al Musalla station, Ajman), 113 (heading to Al Qusais, Dubai) and 114 (going to Hamriya Free Zone, Ajman).

SMS inquiries about Sharjah buses put passengers in driver's seat

People planning a bus journey in Sharjah can now ascertain when their bus will arrive at a particular bus stop by sending a short message from their mobile phones. The mobile phone service provides passengers four options. All inquiries must be sent to the number #2272.