Are local buses, trams, trains or taxis safe and affordable?

All local buses, trams, trains and taxis are off-limited for U.S. embassy staff. - Nov 2017

Affordable, yes. Safe, no. - Aug 2015

Safe.... depends on your French or Kirundi and ability to think on your feet as well as how important seatbelts and good driving techniques are to you. They are affordable. - Aug 2009

They probably are affordable, but they are not safe. - Oct 2008

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