Nairobi — Kenya Railways (KR) has halted commuter teach carrier to six locations throughout Nairobi with an exception to the hyperlink teach to Nairobi’s SGR Terminus.
In a press release on Thursday, KR mentioned operations to and from Ruiru, Embakasi Village, Limuru, Syokimau, Lukenya and Kitengela will stay halted till January 3, 2023.
The reorganization of the Nairobi Commuter Rail Service underneath which trains for the affected locations function got here simply days after KR introduced a plan to building up trains serving decided on upcountry locations in gentle of a surge in passenger numbers.
(*6*)KR added trains plying Nairobi to Kisumu and Nairobi to Nanyuki routes, in order to accommodate passengers going for vacations.
According to the time table launched on Wednesday, there can be two trains to Nanyuki on each December 23 and December 30. There may also be a teach to Nanyuki on January 6, 2023.
Similarly, there can be two trains to Kisumu on December 21, 3 trains on December 23 and two trains on December 30. They additionally slotted a teach to Kisumu on January 6, 2023.
We have added extra extra trains to take you Dala (Kisumu) and Nanyuki!,” Kenya Railways mentioned.
On go back journeys, Kenya Railways mentioned that there can be trains departing Nanyuki to Nairobi on December 25, 26, January, 2 and eight.
Trains from Kisumu to Nairobi will go away on December 22 (two trains), December 24, December 26 (two trains), January 1, 2 and eight.
Author: Capital FM