BlaBlaCar has decided to close all domestic and international bus routes, including routes on the Busfor platform, from March 18, 2020, amid the Covid-2019 outbreak in Ukraine. This was reported by the press service of the carrier.
Thus, booking bus rides at BlaBlaCar and Busfor will be temporarily unavailable to users. In this case, private trips by private cars with booking through BlaBlaCar will remain available.
The company also recommended that Ukrainians act in accordance with the provisions of national and local governments, as well as prevention rules, in order to take the proposed safety measures.
As we reported earlier, there will be no intercity or interregional passenger traffic in Ukraine until April 3, when the anti-coronavirus quarantine is supposed to be over.
The last suburban train arrived in the Ukrainian capital on March 18.
Ukrainian Railways (UkrZaliznytsia) stopped international railway transportation on March 17.
As of now, Ukraine has closed nearly 100 border-crossing points, the entry into the country for foreigners and stateless persons is also temporarily prohibited.