Public transportation

Controversial porn star metro cards sell out in Taiwan

Controversial porn star metro cards sell out in Taiwan

Public opinion is divided over a set of sexy new Taipei metro cards featuring Japanese porn actress Yui Hatano
At least 36 killed in bus crash in southern Italy

At least 36 killed in bus crash in southern Italy

Police say more bodies could be found in the wreckage
Tube trivia: 9 things you may not have known

Tube trivia: 9 things you may not have known

The London Underground has had 150 years to rack up stories, records and stats. Here are the system's most compelling curiosities
See Skytree for free from the Asakusa Panda Bus

See Skytree for free from the Asakusa Panda Bus

Beat a two-tone track through the tourist jungle on a day out with a difference
Don't hold your breath-- Seoul's air gets cleaner

Don't hold your breath-- Seoul's air gets cleaner

When the flags are flying on buses, it's safe to breathe deep
Pet peeves on Hong Kong public transport

Pet peeves on Hong Kong public transport

Nail clipping, pole dancing, potty training: The things we have to put up with on daily commutes!
Public transport in Singapore to get more expensive

Public transport in Singapore to get more expensive

If Singapore transport operators SBS Transit and SMRT get their way, commuters will be paying more for their day-to-day travel
6 outrageous transportation boondoggles

6 outrageous transportation boondoggles

The most wasteful, badly planned, extravagantly reckless examples of man's failed attempts to get somewhere quicker
Japan earthquake: Situation in Tokyo

Japan earthquake: Situation in Tokyo

Life in the capital is back on track after the disaster that devastated the northeast
Japan travel updates: Ground transport and international flights

Japan travel updates: Ground transport and international flights

Airports back to normal as Tokyo resumes everyday routines
How Tokyo is coping 72 hours after the quake

How Tokyo is coping 72 hours after the quake

Controlled chaos downtown as Tokyoites stock up on food and prepare for days of travel turmoil and power cuts
8 lessons learned on Indonesia's public transport

8 lessons learned on Indonesia's public transport

If you want to travel by bus in Indonesia, you need to learn to duck tree branches and sing goats to sleep
Mobile 4 Mumbai: Making the BEST commute less traumatic

Mobile 4 Mumbai: Making the BEST commute less traumatic

Mobile 4 Mumbai is the best bus route search application for mobile phones -- no SMS, no GPRS required
Jam it! Fed up Mumbaikers boycott public vehicles today

Jam it! Fed up Mumbaikers boycott public vehicles today

Fed up with fare hikes, tampered meters, bad driving and being flat out rejected Mumbai passengers of autos and cabs declare today Meter Jam day
Give and take: New transport rules to know

Give and take: New transport rules to know

Fines for breaking local traffic laws have become heavier than a Mumbai bus. But for delayed air flights you can now claim upto Rs 4,000 in compensation
Mumbai's cabs and autos get a raise

Mumbai's cabs and autos get a raise

Last week auto rickshaw base fares increased and starting today taxi fares go the same route, leaving us not only wet from waiting in the rain but struggling to calculate the new rates as well
Central Bangkok shuts down as violence continues

Central Bangkok shuts down as violence continues

BTS/MRT restrict service and businesses close doors in the city’s protest zones as red shirts and government forces face off