LRT-2 announces new schedule; trips to start at 5 a.m. anew beginning October 14

Published October 12, 2019, 4:32 PM

by Rica Arevalo

By MB Online

Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) announced on Saturday that the new operating schedule which will begin on Monday will start at 5 a.m.

LRT-2 (Manila Bulletin)
LRT-2 (Manila Bulletin)

According to a report by GMA News, LRTA Board secretary Atty. Hernando Cabrera said that they adjusted the schedule so instead of 6 a.m., the Light Rail Transit (LRT) will start operating at 5 a.m.

After the incident with the rectifiers, the LRTA said that the repairs will take up to nine months.

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On October 5, the LRTA announced they will resume operations partially from Cubao to Recto stations.

To ease the woes of commuting students, the LRTA arranged free rides from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.

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