ONCF reduces journey time between Marrakech and Casablanca


Morocco’s railway operator (ONCF) launched that journey time between Marrakech and Casablanca will possible be lowered to 2 hours and 15 minutes, owing to the duplication of the distinctive put together line.

Following the entire doubling and renovation of the Casablanca-Marrakech railway tracks, the Marrakech-Casablanca line, inaugurated Thursday, November 22, will run between the two cities every two hours.

The passengers will attain their trip spot in two hours and 32 minutes as an alternative of the usual three hours and 35 minutes.

All through the inauguration of the highway on Thursday, the Nationwide Railway Office (ONCF) offered inaugural journeys for the nationwide media press. ONCF will be offering free journeys aboard al-Boraq from November 26-28.

There’ll possible be 16 trains working between Marrakech and Casablanca, 14 trains between Marrakech and Fez, 32 trains working between Casablanca and Fez.

ONCF president Rabie Khlie talked about on the occasion that the inauguration of the Marrakech station whose railworks lasted for almost 5 years. Khlie added that the Casablanca station, Casa-voyageurs, is nonetheless the beginning of a sequence of inaugurations of a lot of completely different LGV initiatives inside the coming days.