TEMPO.CO, Semarang - Traffic density during the Eid homecoming return trip started to be seen in Solo-Semarang Toll on Saturday morning, June 8. Private vehicles heading to Jakarta were congested starting at KM 436.
The congestion was predicted to reach 3 kilometers long before Ungaran toll gate, precisely at Rest Area KM 429.
Police officers managing the traffic demanded home-comers continued their trip to Semarang without stopping in the rest area.
Based on Tempo’s observation after passing the toll road at 11:09 local time, travelers are recommended to start their trip earlier to prevent severe congestion. The homecoming return trip in the toll began at 09:30.
Another traffic congestion occurred in Banyumanik toll gate towards Jakarta caused by private vehicles returning to the capital city.
Around two kilometers after Banyumanik toll gate, a quite long jam occurred in Jatingaleh-Krapyak toll.