Transport fares up by 10 percent

Millions of commercial vehicle in Ghana will see the price of trotro fares rise by up to 10 percent on Monday, September 16, 2019, the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has announced.

Trotro

The new fares cover transport operations involving inter-city (long distances), intra-city (Trotro) and cabs.

A release from the Road Transport Union said the increment is in line with the administrative instrument on public transport fares.

Explaining the basis for the increment, the union said the various components that go into the running of commercial transport services have gone up.

The last time fares were increased was in January 2018.

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