Now that tickets are not free every time I have seen the bus it has passengers, but is not crowded.
We tried to catch the bus, waiting at the stop outside Gurney Plaza from 9.15AM.
There was a big crowd there already, and when the bus came, it was already full.
The normal public buses – Rapid Penang – were empty.
The official launch was this afternoon, perfectly organised to be at the same time that it usually rains. And guess what, it rained.
It is free for the first week – to November 23rd, I believe,
We’ll give it a try sometime, but for the moment, here is their website:
or another article here: