Gallery: World’s Largest Bus: China’s 300 Passenger Youngman JNP6250G S...

 

China has made a momentous step forward for public transportation by unveiling the world’s largest bus – the Youngman JNP6250G. The megabus Superliner is 13 meters longer than regular city buses, and it can transport up to 300 passengers in a single trip. A fleet of the new buses will make up the Bus Rapid Transit service in both Beijing and Hangzhou, where populations are high and urban living creates great demand for public transportation systems.

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  1. Gabriel Baeza August 26, 2014 at 9:26 pm

    This bus also exists in Mexicfo City we call it MetroBus.
    http://sp7.fotolog.com/photo/55/19/41/olimpic1076/1311100641024_f.jpg

  2. Seller57C January 31, 2012 at 11:31 am

    Megabus? Here is the link to their site ~ http://www.megabus.com.

  3. cityzen January 23, 2012 at 8:08 am

    Not exactly something new; just slightly bigger.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bi-articulated_bus

  4. wlynx January 23, 2012 at 7:13 am

    Sorry, but what “World’s Largest Bus” means? Here in my city the buses are 91 feet long? (http://digitaljournal.com/article/305170) These buses usually carry up to 250 passengers, but 300 passengers in a smaller bus just means more crowded for me.
    ps. Here there are exclusive roads for these buses. Not mixing with cars. That would be disastrous…

  5. ChronoX5 January 23, 2012 at 3:39 am

    When your buses reach a capacity of 300 people wouldn’t be time to invest in a light/heavy rail system? I thought China’s government had more then enough money for infrastructure improvements.

  6. a2e January 20, 2012 at 3:46 pm

    I’ve seen those ugly things… they are the public transport on Mexico City locally known by the name “Metrobus”. Both, the routes and the service, is terrible at rush hours and insufficiently almost at any other hour. Cannot carry the amount of travelers that previously used other routes now cancelled by the system.
    There have been several accidents on this transport there, even when the speed of the vehicle is rather slow which makes evidently its lack of maneuverability. Makes me wonder how this 150% larger version could be an improvement on anything.

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