For the second time in a row, De Lijn allows Flemish students who start secondary school in September to travel free of charge by bus and tram throughout the month. With a free Buzzy Pazz trial subscription worth 33 EUR, De Lijn wants to make the choice at a pivotal moment in the school career.
There is parking at more than 400 train stations, at 53 stations you have to pay to get rid of your car. This year, 6 car parks were or will be paying. An emergency measure, says NMBS. But the local mayors disagree. According to Elisabeth Ackaert, the parking pressure increased
The provincial faction of Forum for Democracy has asked the provincial government to draw attention to Arriva's new plans. According to Member of Parliament Maikel de Bekker, public transport is becoming impoverished, while the incumbent parties in provincial and national politics are doing everything
The European long-distance public transport company Flixbus closes the doors of the recently acquired competitor Eurolines against the agreements. These are the Amsterdam Duivendrecht, Rotterdam and The Hague offices. The employees of Eurolines Nederland feel used. 'We have always been told that nothing would change for the time being after the takeover',
The Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets (ACM) will continue with efforts to make the Dutch Railways bleed financially for the Limburg public transport scandal of 2015, the Limburger reports. The competition watchdog recently saw the judge put an end to a fine of 41 million euros that was imposed on the Dutch Railways,