Rough ride for Golden Arrows commuters

Golden Arrow Bus Services are increasing their rates due to the rising cost of fuel.

Golden Arrow Bus Services are increasing their rates due to the rising cost of fuel.

* Editor's note: In an earlier report, we stated that there would be another increase. The increase, in fact, happened on 1 January. We apologise for the inaccurate information. 

 

CAPE TOWN - Cape Town commuters are in for a rough ride.

Golden Arrow Bus Services hiked fare prices by 9.5 percent on 1 January. 

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The bus company says the increase is largely due to the rising cost of fuel.

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