Being a mega-urban area, Semarang is one of the largest cities and has the most strategic location in Central Java. It is not surprising that this city has many land transportation routes to various cities in Java, Bali and Sumatra. One of them is the Semarang Solo bus route.
Is it safe to travel from Semarang to Solo (Surakarta) right now?
Colloquially called Solo, the city of Surakarta is located within Central Java in the country of Indonesia. At the moment the COVID-19 situation within Indonesia is evolving in a dynamic manner. Indonesia currently has close to 7.2 Lakh cases of coronavirus. Central Java had recorded a little less than 80K cases initially, of which almost 53.5K patients have recovered. The pandemic has made travelling anywhere a risky task and one that requires people to be extremely careful. In order to curb the further spread of this virus, there are certain rules and measures that have been laid out for travellers to follow while visiting Solo. Travellers must wear masks at all times and adhere to social distancing requirements. The social distancing requirement in Solo states that people must maintain a distance of at least 1 metre amongst each other. Travellers must also be compliant towards any screening tests and quarantine measures if they would be required. There are certain rules that have been put down for public transport services to follow as well to prevent passengers from contracting COVID-19. All the staff of any public transport operator are required to adhere to COVID-19 rules and ensure that they are followed by passengers as well. Buses provided by the operator, Eka Mira, are available and service the route from Semarang to Solo. Domestic transport from Semarang to Solo could require border approval. There are certain personal precautions that travellers can incorporate into their travel. This includes carrying hand sanitisers and sanitising as much as possible. Travellers must try to avoid touching their eyes, nose and mouth and must also pay close attention to their health. If any traveller is experiencing symptoms of COVIS-19 they must report into public transport staff or directly call the national coronavirus helpline number. Currently, there are certain travel restrictions that are being enforced within Indonesia. In case customers are looking for updates before booking their bus tickets from Semarang to Solo, this information is available on the redBus website.
Booking a bus ticket has been made easy and convenient thanks to the numerous advancements in technology. And just like how cell phones evolved from traditional landline connections, old bus booking methods have evolved into online booking. Customers do not have to stand in a queue anymore to buy a bus ticket and board a bus or settle for a seat that a bus agent provides, as redBus offers every bit of information that they would need to book a bus ticket. Bus schedules, list of operators, latest offers, amenities available, seats, customers can find everything on the redBus platform, which can be accessed from anywhere. Click to get the latest information on your journey when you book your bus ticket with redBus.
redBus offers another avenue of flexibility when it comes to booking a Semarang to Solo bus ticket in Indonesia. With Refund Guarantee, customers can now cancel their Semarang to Solo bus ticket and get a refund. A customer has to make sure that the Refund Guarantee add-on has been selected when they book their Semarang to Solo bus ticket through the redBus platform. Customers would have to pay a small premium when they select the Refund Guarantee add-on. Once done, the customer can avail a reasonable refund of up to 75% on their bus tickets if they do decide to cancel the ticket before their bus journey begins. Refund Guarantee offers flexibility and eliminates any inconvenience that could arise if the customer needs to cancel their Semarang to Solo bus ticket due to any unforeseen circumstances.
|Bus Operator||First Bus||Last Bus||Duration|
|Daytrans||05:30||17:30||1 hrs 30 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Kencana Travel||06:00||20:00||2 hrs 0 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Aragon shuttle||05:00||20:00||1 hrs 30 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Joglo semar||07:00||20:00||2 hrs 30 mins||VIEW PRICE|
|Cititrans||05:00||19:00||2 hrs 0 mins||VIEW PRICE|
A: You can book a bus of your choice to any destination in Indonesia by logging on to the official website of redBus which is redbus.id/en . The site is user-friendly and you can book your bus ticket in a matter of minutes.
A: You can either visit the terminal and go to the booth belonging to the bus operator of your choice, wait in line, select a seat, and book your ticket. If you’d rather not do that, you can visit redbus.id/en and book your seat within 5 minutes.
A: There are two main scenarios that you might fall into when you have to board a bus. Now, if your boarding point is at any terminal in Indonesia, passengers will have to take a print out of the bus ticket that has been sent to the email in a PDF format. The second scenario is when your boarding point is a bus stop and not a terminal. In this case, you will receive an M-ticket that you will have to produce before boarding your bus. If the operator does not provide an M-Ticket, you will have to take a printout of the ticket (PDF) that has been sent to the registered email ID that you have used to book the bus ticket on the redBus website. Some operators might levy a charge if these conditions are not followed.
A: Yes, you can. But this feature is limited to only a few bus operators in Indonesia. Look for the reschedule icon before booking your ticket.
A: There are a number of different modes of payment offered to customers. Customers can either pay by credit card, debit card, or they can select any of the banks listed when you click the “FPX (Indonesia Online Bank Transfer).
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