(Illustrative photo: VNRA)
Railway service between HCM City and Thap Cham city will begin on October 3 to meet demand for travel between HCM City and Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan provinces.

According to Saigon Railway Company, the STC1 railway line, which will depart from Thap Cham station in Ninh Thuan province at 12:50pm, will stop at Ca Na, Song Mao, Binh Thuan and Bien Hoa station, before arriving at Saigon Station at 7:15pm.

The STC2 line will depart from Saigon station at 10:25pm and arrive at Thap Cham station at 5:40AM.

The new train service will also stop to pick up more passengers at stations along the route.

The price will range from 198,000 VND to 451,000 VND.

The company will reduce fees by half on the two first days of service on October 3 and 4.-VNA