Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) buses started to ply on the Dhaka Elevated Expressway today (September 18).
The bus service was launched with eight buses at an event at Manik Mia Avenue in the morning.
A bus passenger will be charged Tk 35 for his/her journey from Khejur Bagan to Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) using the expressway.
The bus fare will be Tk 40 if anyone travels from Khejur Bagan to Jasimuddin Road.
The buses will take passengers from stations at Jasimuddin Road, the airport and Kaola in the Uttara area of Dhaka. After boarding buses from these three stations, passengers will be taken directly to Farmgate.
Meanwhile, Uttara-bound passengers can travel from stations at Khejur Bagan Golchattar, Khamar Bari, and Bijoy Sarani.
BDST: 1247 HRS, SEP 18, 2023