Tuesday, 16 August, 2022
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BRTA increases bus fare on every route via Padma Bridge

The Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) has issued a new chart fixing Bus fares for all the routes stretching from Dhaka to the southern districts, reports UNB.

According to the chart, the distance between Dhaka and Barishal via Mawa-Bhanga-Madaripur route is 156km. The new fare for a 40-seat bus is Tk 454, while for a 51-seat bus the fare is Tk 356 per person.

The distance between Dhaka and Gopalganj via Mawa-Bhanga route is 145.53km. The fare for a 40-seat bus is now Tk 423 and for a 51-seat bus it is now Tk 332 per person.

The distance between Dhaka and Khulna via Gopalganj is 207km. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 575 and for a 51-seat bus it is Tk 456 per person.

The distance between Dhaka and Shariatpur via the Padma Bridge is 73km. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 257 and for a 51-seat bus it is Tk 211 per person. There is another route to Shariatpur via the 2nd Buriganga Bridge-Mawa-Jajira route. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is almost the same as the first route.

The distance between Dhaka and Pirojpur via Mawa-Bhanga-Barishal is 206km. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 580 and for a 51-seat bus it is Tk 455 per person. There is another route to Pirojpur via Mawa-Bhanga-Gopalganj-Bagerhat. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 619 and for a 51-seat bus the fare is Tk 486 per person.

The distance between Dhaka and Patuakhali via Bhanga-Barishal route is 192km. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 561 and for a 51-seat bus the fare is Tk 440 per person.

The distance between Dhaka and Madaripur via the Mawa-Bhanga route is 111km. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 344 and for a 51-seat bus the fare is Tk 270 per person.

The distance between Dhaka and Satkhira via Mawa-Bhanga-Gopalganj-Khulna is 257km. The fare for a 40-seat bus in this route is Tk 689 and for a 51-seat bus the fare is Tk 541 per person.