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Frequent flyers seek transportation at A’bad airport

DNAHM72314 | 5/18/2014 | Author : Megha Bhatt | WC :409

BRTS can be a good option, say some passengers

In the absence of public transportation, frequent flyers at the domestic airport face sizable problems including shelling out exorbitant amount of money on pre-paid taxis and autos.
A lone pole serves as a bus stand for bus number 102 at the airport exit which is not visible from the airport. Flyers suggest the Hyderabad model where AC buses at the airport ply at reasonable rates. Such a model can be incorporated by the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC).
As an alternative, the BRTS bus service can be a part of the airport infrastructure for the passengers’ convenience. Milap Mehta, general manager at an education agency said: “I am a frequent flyer and each time I face the problem of public transport. Taxis and autos charg
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