On December 2, Hanoi opened the Vinbus electric bus route. People in the capital first experienced the form of cards and e-tickets on these routes, in which the BIDV NAPAS card with chip is a convenient form of payment.
With the non-cash payment solution in traffic provided by NAPAS in collaboration with BIDV, passengers can make contactless payments by simply putting their cards on top of the installed card-accepting devices. on the bus to get tickets.
Passengers using monthly tickets can buy tickets and recharge their VinBus cards online at https://vedientu.vinbus.vn/
This is an effort of NAPAS and BIDV in expanding the public transport payment network, contributing to encouraging people to experience new, friendly and environmentally friendly transportation services.
The first electric bus route with number E03 runs through central routes, connecting the East and West of the city with 15 stops including: My Dinh (Ham Nghi) – Nguyen Hoang – Pham Hung – Khuat Duy Tien – Tran Duy Hung – Nguyen Chi Thanh – Huynh Thuc Khang – Thai Ha – Chua Boc – Pham Ngoc Thach – Dai Co Viet – Tran Khat Chan – Vinh Tuy Bridge – Aeon Mall Long Bien – Co Linh – Ocean Park Urban Area.
In December 2021, VinBus will deploy more route E05 with the route Long Bien – Yen Phu – Thanh Nien – Thuy Khue – Dao Tan – Cau Giay – Xuan Thuy – Pham Hung – Thang Long Avenue – Smart City urban area; Route E01 with the route: My Dinh – Pham Hung – Khuat Duy Tien – Nguyen Trai – Truong Chinh – Dai La – Minh Khai – Vinh Tuy Bridge – Aeon Mall Long Bien – Co Linh – Ocean Park urban area.
The operating frequency of the routes is from 15 to 20 minutes/transfer, operating throughout from 5 am to 9 pm daily. VinBus’ routes are all part of the city’s general public transport system, connecting densely populated areas and attractions such as schools, bus stations, urban areas, entertainment areas and points of interest. major bus transfer as well as urban railway 2A.
Fares for electric buses are applied according to the general fare policy of city bus routes, ticket prices are from 7,000 -9,000 VND, monthly tickets are from 55,000 – 200,000 VND; free for the elderly, people with meritorious services, people with disabilities, children under 6 years old, people from poor households…