November, 1 Mogilev region raises public transport fares. The information is provided by the Transport Department of Mogilev Regional Executive Committee.
The decision was made by the regional authorities. The region raises fare for one bus or trolleybus trip to Br1,100. A monthly ticket for one transport is Br42,350 in Mogilev, Br 41,250 in Bobruisk and Br36,040 in district centres. A decade ticket will make Br14,850, Br14,480 and Br12,650 correspondingly.
A monthly ticket for bus and trolleybus trips combined is Br56,570 in Mogilev, Br55,370 in Bobruisk. A decade combined transport ticket is Br19,800 and Br19,440 correspondingly.
Route taxi drivers will define their transport fares themselves. But their income should not exceed expenses for more than 15%.
School children will not pay public transport fares. They will travel free. Other groups of population will not have any benefits.
It is the third time the region has raised public transport fares. Last time fares went up in September 2011.