The beginning of the facility tram sand August 1860
The beginning of the facility city tram January 1896
Beginning of the bus January 1934 Facility
In 1965 issued Presidential Decree No. 4494 on the organization of the body and provides the first article from the mind: a public body called the General Authority for passenger in Alexandria and the movement of the 190.4 million passengers annually with a daily average 520,548 passengers, while mobility and transport vehicles 39% of total passenger
Tram Alexandria or tramway Alexandria is the first collective means of transport in Egypt, Africa, and most popular, where he began run tram Alexandria in 1860, and this is a tram Alexandria oldest tram in Africa, and among the oldest in the world
Through its long history, the tram is a picnic entertainment the city's residents and tourists, the journey across the tram with vehicles yellow, which consists of two vehicles take you in the heart of the popular areas in Alexandria, and months, its stations, station Palace Ras El-Teen, which is adjacent to the Royal Palace lavish, and Raml Station, and Commander Ibrahim The station Egypt and Rusafa and picnic and Nariman and Wardian. The tram is wagons blue Fimng Tour affluent suburb mermaid medium, such as Rushdie and Backus and zero Schutz and Zizinia and Ganaklis, and most of these neighborhoods derived their names from the names of foreign barons and pashas, ??who were staying out.
There are blue tram vehicle dedicated for ladies only, and coach of the men, and a hybrid vehicle, but it most often find that ladies stormed the vehicles for men severely crowded in carts ladies. And joined the blue with yellow tram in Raml Station, one of the main fields in Alexandria, which is where you started from first tram trips.
It starts noise tram at the fourth morning, to Istqlh workers to go to workshops and factories, and continue to work until one after midnight, and the ticket price is 25 pounds, and after eleven o'clock at night, worth 50 pts (pound equals 100 piasters), and there are tram from one vehicle Economy Class, and the cost of her ticket one pound (dollar equals 5.5 pounds), and no doors, and windows wide, so that the passenger can see a panorama of the city, and feels pulsed.
Even the revolution of July 1952, it was drivers tram from the Italians, and was tickets (conductor) of Maltese, were caused by tram cart to transport the dead with a black color and without doors or windows, and was used to transport the dead from different religions alike.