This is no emergency closure of Hammersmith Bridge. To deter fare evasion, Ruter authorities do occasional spot checks — when passengers are asked for proof of payment, they have to show paper receipt or a blinking confirmation on their phone. They also have four entry points, which make for easier and faster onboarding and off-boarding.
The Norwegian capital city has plans to go car-free by Before then TfL are making changes to bus routes in the area including combining two routes into one as well as another being rerouted to better serve the new housing developments.
There are now regular reports across social media, online forums and other feedback about consistently poor presentation of information by TfL which was once regarded as the bastion of good practice for information.
They can seek out ticket machines at major tram and bus stations, order a refillable plastic card online, or pay through an app on their phone. This extended route must involve an additional four buses to maintain the 10 minute frequency on an 18 minute journey time extension.
No wonder the westbound bus I travelled on yesterday afternoon emptied out at Finchley Central and I continued to Colindale alone. Hvattum also explains how the city's bus system runs so well. While the and merger went ahead on 1 September, for some reason the extended got postponed.
It made my efforts valued and worthwhile doing. Sadly he was made redundant and no one with any interest replaced him, so I gave up.
There are plans for a brand new London Underground station with a greatly enlarged ticket hall extended eastwards over the tracks with work expected to start on that project in with completion the following year.