A total of 122,918 passengers crossed the causeway in one day which is the fourth-highest number of passengers since its establishment in 1986. According to statistics, the record number of passengers were registered on Saturday, January 4.
The total number of visitors to Saudi Arabia reached 65,960 and those heading to Bahrain reached 56,958. It also noted that all travellers finished causeway procedures with record transit times.
The King Fahad Causeway Authority (KFCA) had earlier promised there will be no long waiting lines on the causeway during spring vacation as it will take the necessary procedures to facilitate the crossing of passengers.