Find ways to help them adapt to new public transport payment methods, say observers.
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Commuters also need to know how the bus service reliability framework will be affected by such a move.
Commuters hit by another round of train delays on the N-S and Downtown Lines on Friday (Aug 18) morning, following a two-hour delay during the evening peak hour yesterday.
SMRT says cause was signalling fault near Ang Mo Kio and apologises for “difficult evening”.
A Straits Times reader wants to know if going cashless means inconveniencing the elderly and kids too young to have an ATM card.
Designated areas at Outram Park station where they can wait to get help from people to move around.
There are concerns that the move to go cashless might put some groups at a disadvantage.
The public will get to explore the 16 stations on the new Downtown Line 3 (DTL3) during an open house on Oct 15.
While the Land Transport Authority’s (LTA) target to have a fully cashless public transport system by 2020 is a right step, observers warned that particular groups of commuters must be taken care of.
Singapore’s public transport network is set to go fully cashless by 2020, with all bus and train rides to be paid using travel cards and top-ups performed without physical cash.