There is something absolutely mesmerising about exploring new scenery on a train. And if you are someone who plans on exploring the stunning landscape in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by train, then your journey is about to get easier. Uber, a US ride-hailing service and Saudi Arabia Railways have launched the second phase of their partnership. This means it will make transportation from Saudi Arabia Railway stations to the final destinations of their clients easier. Here’s more about how you can benefit from this.
Phase 2 Of Partnership Between Saudi Arabia Railway & Uber Begins
If you are someone who has a penchant for travelling and exploring new sceneries by train ride, then you will want to know about Phase 2 of the partnership between Saudi Arabia Railways and US ride-hailing platform, Uber. This phase, which began on Sunday, June 18 will help in facilitating transportation for clients from SAR stations to their final destinations. As it happens, this will be an electronic interconnection journey that will allow their clients to book a travel ticket 90 days ahead of their travel. As a result, it will enable smoother and faster arrival for people.
This Service Will Be Available In Several Cities
In a report by Arab News, it was mentioned that this is a first-of-its-kind electronic connection between a passenger train service and a car ride application, according to the Senior Vice President of Passenger Transport at SAR, Khaled Al-Harbi. It was also mentioned that with this interconnection, several stations in different cities will be covered in the kingdom. These include Riyadh, Al-Majmaah, Abqaiq, Dammam, Hail, Jouf, Qassim, Hofuf, and Qurayyat. Moreover, people who would be going away on the weekend for exploring the kingdom or even travelling for day-to-day work purposes will find commuting easier than before. At this point, it should also be mentioned that the first phase of this partnership was launched in the December of 2021.
So, if you have a meaning to travel in the kingdom in your holidays, now is the perfect time to make use of this journey service!
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