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KRC launches night servie between Nairobi and Mobasa KRC launches night servie between Nairobi and Mobasa

The  service  launched on January 4 and will  operate  in both directions  on Mondays and Tuesdays. Both trains  will  leave  Mombasa and Nairobi at 21.00, arriving  at their  destination  at 03.00  the following day. The trains  will  serve  seven  intermediate  stops.

A regular end-to-end single ticket will cost Shillings 1000 ($US 9.15), and first class tickets will be Shillings 3000. Children between ages three and 11 will be able to ride at half of the cost of an adult fare. Children under three can ride for free.

Passengers will be exempt from the nationwide 22.00-03.00 coronavirus curfew, which was recently extended until March 12, and will be able to disembark immediately upon arrival.

The  overnight train  is  the  route’s  third regular service in addition to pairs of trains departing at 08.00 and 15.00. Continuation of the service  is  subject to  the level of passenger demand.

Source: railjournal.com