Written by Sayed Al-Khalafawi
Friday, May 19, 2023 06:00 PM
Thousands of vacationers go to Marsa Matrouh annually to enjoy its wonderful atmosphere in the summer, and in conjunction with the start of the summer, the Railway Authority is preparing trains on the Cairo / Marsa Matrouh line, to accommodate the densities of vacationers on the Matrouh line, within the framework of the National Authority for Egyptian Railways’ preparations for the summer season and revitalizing Domestic tourism in Marsa Matrouh Governorate.-
Sources at the Railway Authority confirmed to Youm7 that the summer train will be announced from Cairo to Matrouh and vice versa, next week, to serve vacationers who frequent Marsa Matrouh annually.-
Last year, the authority operated “Train 775/774, departing from Marsa Matrouh at 22:00 and arriving in Cairo at 05:15 the next day and continuing to operate daily. A third air-conditioned train 943/942 was also operated, departing from Marsa Matruh at 16:25 and arriving Cairo at 23:40 and continuing to run daily.” Train 773/772 has been operated and departs from Cairo daily at 23:35 and arrives in Marsa Matruh at 07:00 the next day and continues to operate daily with the following installation: [ 4 عربات نوم + 1 عربة أولى مكيفة أسبانى + 1 عربة بوفيه ثانية مكيفة أسبانى + 4 عربات ثانية مكيفة أسبانى + 1 عربة قوى ]Also, the 939/940 train, three air-conditioned, was operated, provided that it departs from Cairo at 05:50 and arrives in Marsa Matruh at 13:40, and continues to operate daily with the installation of [ 1 عربة قوى + 5 عربات ثالثة مكيفة + 1 عربة ( وقاية ) ].