Middle East & Africa urban rail news

The latest metro, light rail and suburban rail industry news from the Middle East and Africa.

Part of the Doha metro Red Line opened to passengers on May 8 (photos: MTI / EPA / Nusad Sekkajil).

Passenger service begins on Doha metro Red Line

08 May 2019

QATAR: A soft launch for the driverless Doha metro took place on May 8 with the start of passenger services on the Red Line. Services are operating between 08.00 and 23.00 on the section between Al Qassar in the north and Al ... more