December 15, 2019 Today’s Paper
  • Bahrain
  • Kuwait
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Countries News:

Haramain High Speed Railway launches next year

Saudi Arabia - September 29, 2015
Haramain High Speed Railway

An unnamed official has told the Saudi Gazette that Saudi’s Haramain High Speed Railway project will begin operating next year.

The new railway will carry up to 2 million pilgrims to and from Makkah according to officials. The new project will record 35 trains on service reducing the need for hundreds of buses to transport pilgrims.

According to the official work on trains stations of Madinah and Rabigh have been completed while works on Makkkah and Jeddah stations are near completion.

Share this page

x