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Re: FW: [SLUG] Meeting details for newbie



sorry but this is off topic - please take off list.

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Graeme Robinson - Graenet consulting
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On Fri, 22 Jun 2001, Del wrote:

> "Adam F. Bogacki" wrote:
>
> > Aren't you _understating_ the cost of the Central->Domestic Airport train ?
> > I understood they were not competitive on cost (i.e. more expensive) than
> > taxis
>
> Nope, they are $10 each way.  As stated below.  I caught one last week.
>
> > which is why the general public has avoided them leading to the Airport Rail
> > company
> > now being administered by an insolvency manager.
>
> Don't know about that.  Isn't it the same as the normal rail company?
>
> > Central station is only a few mins from where the meetings are held, and
> > from there the trains to the airport run every 10 mins, take 10 mins, and
> > cost $10 (quicker and cheaper than a taxi for 1 or 2 ppl).
> > There are buses from central to the airport too, but they are slower and
> > less frequent, although cheaper ($6.50 one way). A taxi will take about
> > 20 mins, and cost you about $20-$25 (more if it's after 10pm)
>
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