King Abdulaziz Public Transport Project announced the start of the preliminary operation phase of the “Riyadh Buses” project.
This coincides with the beginning of September, according to the predetermined date for the start of trial operation
It aims to provide an excellent experience for the residents of Riyadh.
Riyadh Bus Project
The project manager explained that this step comes in preparation for the full reception of the passengers after the completion of all the tests.
To ensure that all equipment, devices, and operating systems satisfy the highest global standards for safety, efficiency, quality, and comfort, the bus network will be subjected to a thorough testing program.
It pointed out that the network’s extensive testing program includes examining all aspects of bus operations and ensuring the accuracy of dates.
The skills of bus drivers will be validated, as well as the amount to which safety measures are followed, as well as traffic patterns.
The management of the Riyadh Bus Project also revealed that more than 3,000 stations and stopping points were tested along the network’s 80 lanes.
It has confirmed that the date of receiving passengers, ticket prices, and activating their purchase channels, including electronic applications, will be announced later.