King Mohammed VI launches expansion tram line Rabat-Salé

This intention is part of the 4-year-old project for the development of Rabat as wealthy and strategic capital.

The second line between Rabat and Salé will soon be extended, no less than 7 km will be added to the already existing line service. The amount involved will go is such a 1.7 billion dirhams, according to the Moroccan news agency MAP. To kick off this project was none other than the King Mohammed VI himself on the spot, the Frost was witness to the future extension of an already successful project. Since the building of this tram line in 2011 is of great economic and strategic value for the inhabitants in the region.


This expansion will for both the inhabitants of Rabat as Salé tram line better service are available. More than 400,000 residents of both cities can benefit from 2019 from the popular means of transport. The total amount of this investment comes from different participating parties, so are the Ministry of the Interior, the Ministry of finance and various local promoters involved in the creation of these.

Another side benefit of the tram line is the CO2 emissions, this is 10,000 tons less annually as a result of the introduction of the tram line. Use as many as 110,000 passengers daily since 2011 the means of transport, which works out at about 164 million since it started.