Makka Hajj Metro Mashaer Train Detail Information
Mashaer metro train is only for Hajj season. Initially it was launched on 2010 for the Hajj session 1431 AH (2010 AD), The aim of this train is reduce the congestion of traffic between Mina, Muzdalfa and Arafat.
Mashaer train is a metro train in Makkah city, which runs only 7 days in a year. Thus it serve only Hajj pilgrims during Hajj period. These train have the highest capacity of any metro in the world.
Mashaer train is scheduled for more than 1000 trips with 17 trains, Each train has 12 air conditioned carriages, Each carriage have 5 doors for boarding and alighting 250 passengers from each carriage.
Hajj Train Statistics
- Total Train stations = 9
- No. of Trains = 17
- No. of carriages in each train = 12
- Capacity of Passengers in each carriage = 250
Mashaer train in being operated by 20000 workers from various departments and specialties, This train having 9 stations including Arafat, Muzdalifa and Mina stations.
Hajj Train Route Map
Al Mashaaer Al Mugaddassah Metro Southern Line has total length of 18 Kilometers.