Bénirail is the concessioned railway system of Benin. It is being rehabilitated by the Bolloré Group.[1]

The project includes complete replacement of the track and the rehabilitation of the stations at Cadjèhoun Saint-Jean, Godomey, Cococodji and Pahou.

A passenger service to be called Blueline using second hand coaches from Switzerland's Zentralbahn is due to start in late 2015. May use solar/battery power supplies at Pahou and Sémé.


Stage 2



A metre gauge network of 2500 km is proposed to link the following countries:

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