JAKARTA - KAI Daop 1 Jakarta provides a number of long-distance trains (KAJJ) to anticipate a surge in passengers during the long holiday of the 2024 Vesak Day.

A total of 181,523 seats are provided by KAI Daop 1 Jakarta for the period 22-26 May 2024.

The Jakarta Daop 1 Public Relations Manager, Ixfan Hendriwintoko, revealed that during this long Vesak holiday, KAI Daop 1 Jakarta served 320 KAJJ trips, including additional KA-KA.

According to him, 108,340 seats for KAJJ departures from Pasar Senen Station and 73,183 seats for KAJJ departures from Gambir Station.

During this period, KAI Daop 1 Jakarta operated six additional trains operating from Wednesday, May 22 to Monday, May 27, 2024, during the long Vesak holiday that occurred on May 23-26, 2024.

Ixfan further said that so far tickets for the long 2024 Vesak holiday have been ordered as many as 118,680 tickets. For train departures from Pasar Senen Station as many as 78,339 tickets and 40,341 other tickets for departures from Gambir Station.

When compared to Wednesday, May 22, 2024, this number is slightly higher. Yesterday, tickets sold 34,230 tickets. When compared to normal times, the volume volume on Thursday, May 23, 2024, increased by about 65 percent.

In total, there are around 118,000 more tickets that have been booked for the departure period for 22-26 May 2024.

"Based on ticket booking data, the highest volume of service users occurred today, namely Thursday, May 22, 2024."

"In total there are around 35,000 KAJJ departure users from Gambir Station and Pasar Senen. Of these, the favorite destinations for passengers are Surabaya, Malang, Yogyakarta, Purwokerto, Semarang, and Tegal," said Ixfan in a written statement, Thursday, May 23, 2024.

He also reminded all long-distance train service users who will depart from Pasar Senen and Gambir Stations to pay attention to their departure schedule again. Do not let the wrong date and/or be left behind because you are late coming to the station.

"The customers who arrive at the departure station should always pay attention to the luggage and announcements made by the station officers."

"The luggage of passengers (bags) does not exceed the stipulated limit, which is 20 kg per passenger. If it exceeds it will be charged an additional fee for baggage," he said.

Furthermore, he appealed to all prospective KAJJ users to arrange their departure time to the station. So, it is hoped that it will arrive an hour before the train departure schedule to avoid a number of risks. One of them is late boarding or lagging the train.

In addition, KAI Daop 1 Jakarta reminds train customers who will travel to take advantage of this week's long holiday, that from Monday, May 6 to November 30, 2024, there will be an escalator construction at Pasar Senen Station, through a tunnel leading to platforms 3, 4, and 6.

To expedite the process of boarding passengers, there are several KAJJs that have changed operating patterns. Several train departures and arrivals at Pasar Senen Station, which previously did not stop at Jatinegara Station to provide easy access to customers who were dismissed at Jatinegara Station.

Additional Train List For Vesak Long Holiday Period

1. KA (7015) Manahan Additional Gambir-Solo Relations PP Race

2. KA (7002A) Additional Taksaka Gambir-Yogyakarta PP Relations

3. KA (7046) Argo Parahyangan Additional Gambir-Bandung PP Relations

4. KA (30F) Argo Cheribon Gambir-Cirebon PP relations

5. KA (80F) Manahan Gambir-Solo Race PP

6. KA (82F) Manahan Gambir-Solo Balapan PP

List Of Departure Trains At Pasar Senen Station To Be Dismissed At Jatinegara Station On May 6-30 November 2024

1. KA 246 Bengawan, departs 06.00 WIB

2. KA 148 Sawunggalih, departing 07.10 WIB

3. KA 224 North Kutojaya, departs 09.00 WIB

4. KA 152 Tawang Jaya Premium, departs 09.55 WIB

5. KA 170 Tegal Bahari, departing 10.30

6. KA 234 Matarmaja, departing 10.45 WIB

7. KA 236 Airlangga, departing 11.20 WIB

8. KA 222 Jaka Tingkir, departing 12.00 WIB

9. KA 220 Kertajaya, departs 14.30 WIB

10. KA 226 F Menoreh, departs 16.50 WIB

11. KA 218 Jayakarta, departing 17.10 WIB

12. KA 268 Cikuray, departing 17.40 WIB

13. KA 140 Senja Utama Yk, departs 19.05 WIB

14. KA 256 Serayu Malam, depart 20.10 WIB

15. KA 130 Gumarang, departing 20.45 WIB

16. KA 136 Bogowonto, departing 21.45 WIB

17. KA 248 Progo, departing 23.00 WIB

List Of Arrival Trains At Pasar Senen Station To Be Dismissed At Jatinegara Station On May 6-30 November 2024

1. KA 129 Gumarang

2. KA 217 Jayakarta

3. KA 219 Kertajaya

4. KA 169 Tegal Bahari

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