Kenya Railways Corporation has announced sweeping changes that will see timings between both the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) and the Nairobi Commuter Train altered.
In a notice on Friday, March 27, the changes will see the suspension of the direct Madaraka Express passenger service train from Nairobi to Mombasa.
The other routes that are set to be suspended are Nairobi-Suswa Service and Nairobi Terminus-Ngong Commuter Service.
SGR will also not make stopovers at Athi River, Emali, Mariakani and Masenyi route in a bid to reduce the risk of exposure of Covid-19.
Nairobi-Ruiru train will now depart at 4.20 p.m., Nairobi-Embakasi 5:20 p.m., Nairobi-Syokimau 5 p.m., and Nairobi-Kikuyu- 4.20 p.m.
The timings of the SGR inter-county train have been revised with both the departure from Nairobi and Mombasa terminus set at 10.30 a.m.