Posts tagged as bus

Autonomus passenger bus to run in Jelgava and Aizkraukle for two weeks

Thursday, August 6, 2020

For the first time in Latvia, an autonomous bus will be running in Jelgava and Aizkraukle for two weeks in August, brought to Latvia by Zemgale Planning Region (ZPR) as part of the Sohjoa Baltic project that aims to facilitate the transition to autonomous and eco-friendly public transport in the cities around the Baltic Sea, as ZPR representative Ilze Lujane told LETA. The Sohjoa Baltic project’s activities in Latvia mark…

Bus services resume between the Baltic states

Monday, May 25, 2020

Lux Express has relaunched regular journeys between Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, while Ecolines will start operating later this week. Tickets on Lux Express from Vilnius to Riga and Tallinn are already available, while journeys with Ecolines to the Latvian capital can be booked starting May 29. Safety requirements vary by country,  according   to Estonian public broadcaster ERR News. In Estonia and Latvia, it is sufficient for the first row…

Atko may be facing fines for skipping bus stops in Narva

Monday, August 5, 2019

Both bus passengers in the northeastern border town Narva as well as officials of the Road Inspection have noticed several breaches on bus routes serviced by operator Atko, mainly in relation to buses skipping stops, and as a result, the operator may be facing a fine, the regional Pohjarannik reports. The service contract between AS Atko Bussiliinid and the city of Narva runs from February 2016 to January 2022, and…