The Saudi Arabian Railways (SAR) services is launching the train service between Riyadh-Majmah-Qassim-Hail. This service will be available from 25th February. Last year on 26th February, the first testing of the services was done. And within a a year the railways is ready to provide service to the public.
The train journey will take around 2 hours 26 minutes to reach from Riyadh to Qassim.
The one way trip to Qassim will cost SR 125 although special introductory fares start from SR 55 as per the official website.
The route and timings will be as follows
The timetable for the train will be as follows:
The station location in Riyadh is SAR Railway Station, 3612 King Khalid airport, Unit 1, Ar Riyadh 13422 – 7032, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. GPS coordinates are 24.855658, 46.764703.
Timings of the Riyadh station are on Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri: 07:30 – 21:15 & on Thur & Sat: 08:00 – 00:30
Map of the location of the station is below. It is in Thumamah area.
The station location in Qassim is SAR Al Qassim Railway Station, 52249, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. GPS location is 26.492228, 44.091504.
The timing of the Qassim station are Sun, Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri: 10:00 – 18:45 & on Thur & Sat: 10:30 – 22:00
The location map of the Qassim station is as below:
To do the bookings online click here. The payment can be done by ATM card, credit card or by SADAD