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    Further Cut on Ferry Prices! Cash Discounts for Kaohsiung Citizens Print
    • Publishing Date:2019-07-11~2019-08-31
    • Update Time:2019-07-08 10:39
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    • Publishing Unit:Transportation Bureau,Kaohsiung City Government

    Further Cut on Ferry Prices!
    Cash Discounts on Ferry Prices for Kaohsiung Citizens
    Starting from June 15, 2019
    Good news for Kaohsiung citizens! Kaohsiung City Shipping Co., Ltd. announced that the 'Kaohsiung Citizen Fare’ for ferries is to be introduced on a trial basis starting from June 15, 2019. If a Kaohsiung citizen forgets to bring their e-ticket, they can still travel at the cash discount price of NT$25 per adult passenger or motorcycle by presenting their ID card. Kaohsiung City Shipping Co., Ltd. stated that in order to encourage Kaohsiung citizens to travel to Cijin by ferry and recommend Kaohsiung City Bay Travel to their friends and relatives from other places, Kaohsiung citizens can enjoy discount price of NT$25 per adult passengeror motorcycle by showing their own ID cards. The trial period of Kaohsiung Citizen Fare will last until August 31, 2019. 
    Kaohsiung City Shipping Co., Ltd. stated that a discount price has been offered since before the Chinese New Year this year (2019) in the hope of encouraging growth in tourists. The original discount period from February 1, 2019 will be extended to August 31, 2019, in which the original price of NT$40 full fare for adult passenger and motorcycle paid in cash is discounted to NT$30 (25% off); and the discount e-ticket prices are NT$20 (50% off) for adultpassenger and NT$25 for motorcycle. The volume of passengers has greatly increased by 22% since the discount plan was introduced. The additional cash discount for Kaohsiung citizens is introduced on June 15 in order to give Kaohsiung citizens  a stronger feeling of the privilegeand encourage them to travel more often by ferry and bring themselves closer to the bay!
    The cash discount price for Kaohsiung citizens introduced on June 15, 2019 on a trial basis is NT$25 per adult passenger and motorcycle. Passengers need to show ID cards indicating that their household registration address is in Kaohsiung City. The discount is applicable to the ID card holder himself/herself only. The Shipping Company reminds citizens that e-tickets are still the cheapest way to travel by ferry, and invites everyone to come take a trip before the summer vacation ends!