Egyptians to use smart card to access all transport means: Minister

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 09:00 GMT

Egyptian commuters will be able to take different means of public transport within the country via the same smart card.

Crowds at Marg station to shrink by December, as oldest line duplicates

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 10:43 GMT

Crowded lines of commuters waiting for the metro at Marg metro station in Cairo are expected to shrink as the government plans to duplicate the 30-year old subway line by the end of this year.

Urgent plan worth LE32B to renovate oldest metro line: Transportation Min

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 - 01:09 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation announced an urgent and comprehensive plan to develop and upgrade the infrastructure of the subway system in Cairo worth billions of pounds.

Fare’s Fair

Tue, 12 Jun 2018 - 01:48 GMT

With metro tickets increasing from a flat fee of LE 1 less than a year ago to up to LE 7 today, commuters find themselves up against more austerity measures.

Cairo metro to increase ticket windows for smoother service

Mon, 14 May 2018 - 06:30 GMT

The chairman of the Egyptian Company for Metro Management and Operation ordered an increase in the number of ticket windows to ease the recent jams.

Connecting Greater Cairo

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 - 07:00 GMT

The inauguration of the fourth phase of the third line is set for July 2019, after which commuters will be able to use it to reach Cairo International Airport.

UBER to launch transportation buses in Egypt: Nasr

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 02:36 GMT

The buses will not only operate in Cairo and Giza, but it will be available in other governorates, especially those of Upper Egypt.