SAR’s CAF manufactured bi-directional night trains comprise 2 locomotives and 8 passenger coaches. 


Capable of reaching speeds of 160 km/h, these state of the art diesel-electric trains boast family sections, prayer areas, a restaurant coach and sleeper cars.

Each night train comprises 377 seats, including 42 in Business Class, 238 in Economy Class, 1 wheelchair space and 96 beds across 24 cabins.


All coaches are fully air conditioned, include Wi-Fi and on board information systems detailing journey progress, arrival times and outside temperatures.

Each train is designed to operate in desert environments in temperatures of up to 55c, guaranteeing operational reliability within the Kingdom.
SAR operates 2 passenger night trains serving destinations including Jauf, Hail, Qassim, Majmaah and Riyadh.