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Revised Fare Rates for the Passenger Bus and Taxi

This is to notify all concerned and the general public that the RSTA has revised the Passenger Bus and Taxi Fares due to increase in fuel price and other operating costs.
The revised fares will be implemented w.e.f. 1st October, 2018. The fares have been uploaded on the RSTA website (wyw.rsta.gov.bt ) under downloads and public transport menus and also shared via facebook and twitter accounts of the Authority. 

For more details follow the link below:

Notifcation for Revised Bus and Taxi Fares 2018

BUS FARE 2018

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Driving Test Schedule for October 2018

This is to inform the general public that driving test schedule for October 2018 is opened. Kindly click on the link below for more details.


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eTest introduced for conducting written driving test in Tashigang Base,RSTA

The Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA), Tashigang has introduced eTest (Online Written Test) for driving test from 25th August, 2018. The objective is to reduce use of paper, increase work efficiency and reduce turn around time in issuance of driving license. It is also aimed to curb the existence of favoritism and nepotism culture as speculated by general public in issuance of driving license.

In total 26 candidates were registered online for the test, 21 were fresh Learner License holders of which 07 candidates underwent eTest, 06 candidates were passed and 1 candidate failed to secure the required pass marks. 

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eTest introduced for conducting written driving test in Bumthang Base,RSTA

The Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA), Bumthang has introduced eTest (Online Written Test) for driving test from 07th August, 2018. The objective is to reduce use of paper, increase work efficiency and reduce turn around time in issuance of driving license. It is also aimed to curb the existence of favoritism and nepotism culture as speculated by general public in issuance of driving license.

In total 40 candidates were registered online for the test, 28 were fresh Learner License holders of which 13 candidates underwent eTest, all 13 candidates were passed.

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Revised Bus and Taxi fares for New Damchu Bypass Route

This is to notify all concerned and the public that the RSTA has updated the Passenger Bus and Taxi Fares taking into account the reduction in distance between Thimphu and Phuentsholing with the opening of the Damchu-Chhukha bypass.

The updated fares had been implemented w.e.f July 25, 2018. The fares have been uploaded on the RSTA website (wyw.rsta.gov.bt ) under downloads and public transport menus and also shared via the facebook and twitter accounts of the Authority. Further as required, the Authority is currently carrying out the six monthly assessments of the operating and other costs for revision of the entire fare for passenger bus and taxi.

For more details follow the link below:

Notifcation for Fares_DAMCHU BYPASS

UPDATED FARE FOR COASTER BUS (DAMCHU BYPASS)

UPDATED FARE FOR 30 SEATER ORDINARY BUS (DAMCHU BYPASS)

Taxi Fare for New Route via Damchu

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eTest Introduced for conducting written driving test in Wangdiphodrang Base,RSTA

The Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA), Wangdiphodrang has introduced eTest (Online written test) for driving test from 12th July, 2018. The objective is to reduce use of paper, increase work efficiency and reduce turn around time in issuance of driving license. It is also aimed to curb the existence of favoritism and nepotism culture as speculated by general public in issuance of driving license.

In total 46 candidates were registered online for the test, 27 were fresh Learner License holders of which 15 candidates underwent eTest, 14 candidates passed and 1 candidate failed to secure the required pass marks. 

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