Effective Aug. 1, SRO Train #9 will leave Dammam station for Riyadh at 8.20p. m to reach Abqiq at 9:20 p.m., and Hofuf at 10:08 p.m and to arrive in Riyadh at 1.14 A.M.
As for the Train # 10 from Riyadh to Dammam, the train will leave Riyadh station at 9.32 P.M to arrive in Hofuf at 12:47 am and Abqiq at 1:31 A.M. & then to Dammam at 2.18 in the morning. It is worth mentioning that SRO runs daily (10) trip commuter trains between Dammam and Riyadh passing through Al-Ahsa and Abqiq.
Rates of passengers transported by rail has increased significantly over the past years as the number of passengers transported during the last year 2010 exceeded a million passengers.
Also in Saudi Arabia today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to Riyadh.
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