The Travel Time Advisory (TTA) is the formula that will be used by PLUS in helping the public to enjoy a smoother and a more comfortable ‘Balik Kampung’ travel this festive season.
PLUS’ other preparations include :-
Highways users paying toll electronically will enjoy the following toll rebates:-
1) 20% rebate on 25 and 26 August
2) 10% rebate on 30 and 31 August
3) 20% rebate on 1 and 1 September
More than 1,000 toll counters will be opened to facilitate faster toll transactions
Approximately 3,000 staff will be stationed at toll plazas
159 PLUSRonda teams will be assigned to conduct rounds on the highway 24-hours a day.
Traffic Monitoring Centre (TMC)
Operating 24-hours a day, the centre monitors the highway and co-ordinates assistance through the PLUSLine 1800 88 0000 and emergency telephones
Latest Traffic Updates
The latest traffic updates are provided through:-
1) Toll-free PLUSLine at 1800 88 0000
2) Twitter service at www.twitter.com/plustrafik
3) Electronic Message Boards
4) Major radio stations
Emergency Response Teams
430 Police, Fire Department, JPA3, St John Ambulance and the Red Crescent personnel will be stationed at 12 strategic locations 24-hours a day.
500 RELA officers will be stationed at toll plazas, rest areas and lay-bys
Contra flow will be activated to facilitate smoother traffic flow at the Nilai-Seremban, Juru-Bukit Tambun and Bidor-Slim River stretches.
Will be temporarily stopped between 25 August until 6 September
Reload Lane Closure
All Reload Lanes at toll plazas will be closed beginning 26 August until 4 September to facilitate smoother traffic flow at toll plazas.
However, users may still top-up their electronic cards at customer service centres which are opened everyday between 7:30 am until 8:30 pm.
Reload ‘n Go Counters
Reload ‘n Go counters will be opened at 70 petrol stations along the PLUS highways between 9:00 am until 9:00 pm from 22 August until 11 September.
The service will also be available on 27-28 August and 3-4 September at selected RSAs to enable users to reload their PLUSMiles or Touch ‘n Go cards