Saudi Railways (SAR) announced its operational plan to be implemented with the start of the 2022 World Cup
SAR aimed to achieve the highest levels of public support for the first Saudi football team to participate in the tournament.
“SAR” stated that more additional trips will be allocated to the fans of the national team, as its seat capacity reaches 114 thousand seats during the days of the national team’s matches.
Trips will be operated from Riyadh, Dammam, and Abqaiq towards Hofuf and vice versa. This will enable you to benefit from discounts of up to 50% in the event of a prior reservation.
A seating capacity of 58,958 seats is indicated for its trip from Dammam, Abqaiq, and Riyadh to Hofuf.
There are 55,172 seats available for its trips from Hofuf to Riyadh, Abqaiq, and Dammam.
The first SAR trip will start on Tuesday, November 22, with four return trips after the first match of the Saudi national team with its Argentine counterpart.
SAR will launch four trips from Dammam and Riyadh to Hofuf, followed by two return trips on Saturday, November 26. Supporters of the national team will travel to Poland to see its Polish counterpart.
The operation plan will be concluded by Thursday, November 30, with the third match between the Saudi national team and its Mexican counterpart.
SAR has allocated six trips to go from Dammam and Riyadh to Hofuf, to be reinforced by five return trips that day.