Travel Time to Asian Games Venues will Be Trialed

Reporter : Erna Martiyanti | Editor : Maria Inggita | November 20th, 2017 05:08 PM 17:08 WIB | Dibaca 986 kali
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Jakarta Transportation Dept. will conduct travel time trial for lanes that will be used for Asian Games athletes from hotel to venue.

"W e will conduct trials in another venues"

Trial is done to estimate the time required.

Jakarta Transportation Dept. Head, Andri Yansyah said, there are five Asian Games venues in Jakarta. According to Indonesia Asian Games Organizing Committee (INASGOC) rules, athletes must arrive from hotel to venue in 34 minutes.

"We have just conducted trial on one venue, which is from Kampung Atlet in Kemayoran to Gelora Bung Karno (GBK). We will conduct trials in another venues," he said, Monday (11/20).

He mentioned, five Asian Games venues are located at Stadion Utama Gelora Bung Karno (SUGBK), Velodrome Rawamangun, Equestrian Pulomas, Layar at Ancol, and Golf at Pondok Indah.

"We conduct trial while doing event testing to see the congested traffic points since travel time is set in 34 minutes," he closed.

According to him, trial will follow INASGOC schedule. Traffic congestion is anticipated in several points such as Semanggi and Kuningan.

"We will cooperate with Dirlantas, Bina Marga, and Jakarta Smart City for monitoring the movement from point A to B," he closed.