Mashhad with an area of 270 square kilometers and a population of nearly 3 million people is the second largest city in Iran after the capital.
Also, due to the numerous tourist attractions such as The Holy Shrine, over 200 million local and international tourists commute throughout the city annually. Over 3.5 million intra-city trips daily, emphasizes the necessity of urban transportation development. Among all, the railway transportation, compared to other methods of public transportation, has evident advantages such as safety, less energy consumption and is more environment friendly.
Owner: Mashhad Urban Railway Company
Contractor: Vazan Company
Location: Mashhad, Razavi Khorasan Province