In the capital Ankara, public transport fares have increased. With the price increase, the full boarding fee for ANKARAY, Metro, EGO buses, validator private public buses (ÖHO) and private public transportation vehicles (ÖTA) was 4,5 TL, while the student boarding fee was 2,5 TL, while the transfer fee was determined as half of these amounts. The proposal prepared by the EGO General Directorate of Ankara Metropolitan Municipality regarding the new public transportation tariff was decided by the Transportation Coordination Center (UKOME).
THE PRICES TO BE APPLIED ON JANUARY 5 ARE AS FOLLOWS
Accordingly, the Ankarakart full boarding fee, which was 3,25 TL, was 4,5 TL, and the student boarding fee, which was 1,75 TL, was 2,5 TL. The subscription application, where students buy 200 liras in exchange for 60 rides, was decided as 225 liras for 75 rides. Transfer fees were determined as half of these amounts. The new tariff will be implemented as of January 5, 2022 in ANKARAY, Metro, EGO buses and validator ÖHO and ÖTA.
LOWEST RATE BY INFLATION IN THE LAST 25 YEARS
EGO General Directorate of Ankara Metropolitan Municipality made a statement on the new public transport tariff on its social media account. In the statement, it was stated that the new public transportation tariff, which was prepared by taking into account the annual 36 percent valuation rate determined by the Ministry of Treasury and Finance, was taken to the agenda by UKOME and decided upon.
Noting that the ticket prices are at the lowest rate in the last 25 years according to the announced inflation, the statement said, "Taking into account the increase in expense costs, the full ticket amount was determined as 6,5 TL instead of 4,5 TL, the difference will be covered by our institution." used his statements.