1 week MRT-3 passenger capacity increased starting Monday MB
More commuters will be accommodated by the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) beginning Monday as the railway system is set to increase its trains’ passenger capacity to 30 percent. (MARK BALMORES/ MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) In a statement Saturday, the MRT-3 management said the rail line will be able to transport at least 124 passengers per train car or 372 in a train set with the increased maximum passenger capacity to be implemented. The maximum passenger capacity at the MRT-3 is currently at 13 percent which translates to 51 passengers per train car or 153 per train set. ... more