Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transportation
Management and Operation Center for Public Transport (MOCPT)
It is only 2 minutes walking from duc Vuong Hotel, www.ducvuonghotel.com
HCMC has well established bus networks with plans being developed to introduce a sophisticated metro system over the next decade to make commuting easier.
Public Buses in Ho Chi Minh City
There are over 150 bus routes in Ho Chi Minh City that travel to all local districts, as well as some tourist destinations. Although inexpensive, the bus fleet is not of a high standard overall, but is being continuallyupgraded. When travelling by public bus, be sure to check the bus number, start and destination.
– Bus schedules decision for each bus vehicle driven, which approved by the Department of Transport.
– Bidding organization for selecting Transport Agencies which will serve planned bus routes has been approved by the Department of Transport. Contract signing for public passengers transportation by bus with Transport Agencies.
– Audit the condition of the business activities of Transport Agencies while participating public passengers transportation by bus; Audit the bus standards.
– Manage, coordinate, guide and inspect public passengers transportation activities to ensure bus operation network in accordance with the time tables; Unexpected maneuvering buses to relieve congestion, lack of mutant vehicles on bus route network and focal point for the organization of subsidized bus routes.
– Survey organization, measurement, statistics, results and forecast travel demand of passengers on the bus network. Research consultancy and propose bus operation adjustments when required.
– Receive, inspection and settlement the funding for Transport Agencies with run subsidized bus.
– Print, provide and audit Driver Log Book of Transport Agencies.
– Prepare and implement a training plan, professional training for drivers, ticket staff.
– Act as investment agency which invest the projects of construction, repair and renovation, infrastructure management public passengers transportation served by bus; Maintenance organization of these infrastructures.
– Organize online information channel for diseminate people traveling by bus; Organization guidance, answer questions and respond to the comments of the bus passengers.
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