Bus tickets to all destinations especially to the north and east coast states for the upcoming Hari Raya are selling like hot cakes.
A check by ntv7s' crew at the Duta and Putra bus stations today found that tickets to destinations like Alor Setar, Kota Bahru and Kuala Terengganu for travel between August 15 and 17, have been snapped up.
"It's all gone. The last available date is August 13. After that, there will be none left," said Adam Mohd. Sameon, passenger.
"Tickets to Kuala Terengganu and Kuala Berang are sold out. The only tickets available are for the additional buses to Kota Bahru," said another passenger, Mohd. Mustaki Muhammad.
"The only available tickets to the north are for the morning of Aug 16th and the night of the 18th. Night departure tickets for the 16th and 17th have been sold out," said Lily Mariawati Abdul Manaf, Ticketing Officer.
However, tickets to Johor Bahru are still available.
Hari Raya Aidilfitri this year is expected to fall on Sunday August 19.