These are the brand new trains that have been purchased by the Kenyan government. The will be using the Standard Gauge Railway
Passenger trains will have a speed of 120kms/hr and a capacity carry of over 1000 passengers – This means, it will take just Four Hours and Thirty Minutes non-stop for one to travel from Mombasa to Nairobi.
The new freight (Cargo) trains have a speed of 80KM/hr with a Cargo capacity of 4000 tonnes (That is 218 twenty foot containers which is equivalent to 108 trucks off the roads in 8 hours.)
(10 Photos below: Kenya’s brand new trains) Use the “Next Page” buttons