Egyptian Railway Authority

King Farouk’s ‘Royal Diesel’ restored to its glory

Mon, 13 Jun 2022 - 01:15 GMT

The Egyptian Railways Authority completed the restoration of the royal train dating back to the era of King Farouk.

Railway authority announces resuming train service after collision

Fri, 13 Mar 2020 - 11:39 GMT

The Egyptian Railway Authority announced Thursday the resumption of the train service on all lines after ending a comprehensive check on all signaling systems.

Govt. denies intention to privatize railways

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 - 11:42 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation denied the intention to privatize the railway facilities

Egypt to choose supplier of 1,300 rail carriages by end of May

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 04:00 GMT

The ERA has issued an international tender in November 2017 to choose a company or alliance that will manufacture and supply new rail carriages

Private sector to operate Cairo-Alexandria railway line

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 12:13 GMT

Egyptian Railway Authority (ERA) will allow the private sector to operate the Cairo-Alexandria railway line after modernizing the line’s signaling.

Egypt seeks to purchase 1,300 rail carriages in 2018

Tue, 02 Jan 2018 - 07:05 GMT

Egypt is seeking to upgrade the infrastructure of railways; hence, it has stepped up several railway investments to improve its safety.

Thales Group, ENR to modernize 180-km long railway in Egypt

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 04:57 GMT

Spanish company Thales Group established a three year contract with Egyptian National Railway ENR estimated at € 127.2 million.

Railway officials sign 'To Build It' petition for Sisi 2nd term

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 11:38 GMT

Egyptian Railway Authority's top officials on Thursday signed (To Build It) petition, calling on Sisi to run for a second presidential term.

Train tickets’ prices remain the same during Ramadan

Fri, 12 May 2017 - 11:33 GMT

Ministry of transport denied the news claiming the increase in train tickets prices during Ramadan