2.4 million passengers transported by Doha Metro, Lusail Tram in four days
25 Nov 2022News Doha Metro Lusail Tram
Doha Metro and Lusail Tram transported 2,442,963 passengers to their various destinations, especially toward the tournament stadiums, recreational spaces and fan zones. Doha Metro is a sophisticated rail network, and most of it extends underground linking the major areas inside the capital Doha and its vicinities together, while Lusail Tram is a Tram network that offers comfortable and suitable means of transportation inside new Lusail city.
Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) reported that the total number of the users of Lusail Tram reached roughly 91719 passengers during the same period, which translates the efficiency and capability of the modern transportation networks that were previously customized by the state to secure the seamless and easy transference of the tournament fans, citizens and residents.
The total number of metro users during the tournament opening on Nov. 20 reached roughly 544,962 passengers, where West Bay stations, Souq Waqif and DECC witnessed a high turnout, and the next day figures reaching roughly 529,904 passengers most of them used Msheireb stations, Souq Waqif and DECC, while the number of users reached 650,881 passengers last Tuesday. Lusail, DECC and Souq Waqif stations toped the list of the most used destinations, with the number reaching 625,497 passengers on Wednesday.
As for Lusail Tram, the number of metro users in the first day reached 21906 passengers, 21187 passengers in the second day, 23291 passengers in the third day and 25335 passengers yesterday.
Qatar Rail intended to increase the hours of operations for the three metro lines: red, green and gold lines with the objective of offering safe movement experience for all, to receive substantial number of visitors and fans,
Doha Metro and Lusail Tram have been contributing to facilitating the transportation of fans, since the launch of the tournament and until this day, between various stadiums and events areas, and thus they are the best means of transportation to enjoy the tournament and live its enthusiastic football atmospheres.