Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the timing of various services during the 47th National Day holidays covering customers’ happiness centres,
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All customers’ happiness centres will close during the 47th National Day holidays (from Friday, November 30 to Monday, December 3), and work will resume duty on Tuesday, December 4 2018. All paid parking zones will be free during the holiday (2 and 3 December only), except for multi-level parking terminals, and fees will be reactivated on Dec 4, 2018.
During the holiday, Dubai Metro service hours will be as follows:
Red Line Metro
On Friday November 30, Red Line Metro stations will start operation from 10.00 am to 01:00 am (of the following day). On Saturday and Sunday 1 and 2 December, the service will run from 05:00 am to 01:00 am (of the following day). On Monday 3 Dec, the service will be from 05:00 am to 00:00 (midnight).
Green Line Metro
On Friday, November 30, Green Line Metro station will start operation from 10.00 am to 01:00 am (of the following day). On Saturday and Sunday 1 and 2 December, the service will run from 05:30 am to 01:00 am (of the following day). On Monday 3 Dec, the service time will be from 05:30 am to 00:00 (midnight).
On Friday, November 30 Dubai Tram will start operation from 09.00 am to 01:00 am (of the following day). From Saturday to Monday, December 1 to 3, the Tram service will run from 06:00 am to 01:00 am (of the following day).
The service timing of public buses (Dubai Bus) during the holiday will be as follows: Main stations, like Gold Souq Station, will open from 04:25 am to 12:29 am (past midnight), and Al Ghubaiba Station from 04:14 am to 12:33 am (past midnight). Subsidiary stations, such as Satwa, will operate from 05:00 am to 11:00 pm except for Route C01, which will be operating around-the-clock. Al Qusais Bus Station will open 05:00 am to 11:45 pm, Al Qouz Industrial Station will operate from 05:00 am to 11:35 pm and Jebel Ali Station will be offering service from 05:00 am to 11:30 pm.
Metro Feeder Buses
Stations of Metro Feeder Buses, such as Al Rashidiya, Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta, Burj Khalifa, Abu Hail and Etisalat, will open from 05:00 am to 01:10 am (of the following day). The timing of all metro feeder buses is synchronised with the timing of the metro service.
Inter-city bus stations and commercial buses will operate during the holiday as follows: Main stations like Al Ghubaiba will operate around-the-clock to Sharjah (Jubail), and from 04:30 am to 12:01 am (past midnight) to Abu Dhabi. Subsidiary stations, like Union Square, will operate from 04:30 am to 12:30 am (past midnight). Al Sabkha Station will open from 06:15 am to 00:00 (midnight). Deira City Centre Station will open from 06:07 am to 10:06 pm., Karama Station will open from 06:10 am to 10:10 pm and Al Ahli Club Station will open from 05:55 am to 10:15 pm.
External stations, like Sharjah – Al Taawon, will operate from 05:30 am to 10:00 pm, Ajman Route from 05:00 am to 11:30 pm, Fujairah Route will open from 05:30 am to 09:30 pm and Hatta Route from 06:30 am to 10:30 pm.
Marine transit services
The schedules of marine transit services during the holiday will be as follows: The Water Bus will shuttle at marina stations (Marina Mall, Marina Walk, Marina Terrace, Marina Promenade) from 12:00 at noon up to 00:00 (midnight). The Water Taxi will be operating from 09:00 am up to 10:00 pm.
The Dubai Ferry during the holiday will be calling five times at Ghubaiba and Dubai Marina Stations at 11:00 am, 01:00 pm, 03:00 pm, 05:00 pm and 06:30 pm. It will be running two services from Al Jaddaf Station to Dubai Water Canal Station at 12:00 pm and 05:35 pm, and two services from Dubai Water Canal Station to Al Jaddaf at 02:05 pm and 07:35 pm. Round trips will be running from Sheikh Zayed Road Station from 06:00 pm to 00:00 (midnight).
During the holidays, the Traditional Abra will operate at the Dubai Creek Stations (Al Ghubaiba, Baniyas, Dubai Old Souq, Al Seef), from 10:00 am until 00:00 (midnight). At the Sheikh Zayed Road Station, the Abra service will be running from 04:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
The Electric Abra will be operating at Burj Khalifa from 06:00 pm to 11:00 pm, at Al Mamzar from 02:00 pm to 00:00 midnight (on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and holidays). From Palace Hotel Station to Dubai Mall Station from 12:00 midday to 11:30 pm. At Burj Plaza Station (swapping) from 12:00 midday to 11:30 pm, and at the Global Village Station from 04:00 pm to 00:00 midnight.
Air-conditioned abras (Al Jaddaf, Dubai Festival city) will operate during the holiday as follow: From 07:00 am to 00:00 (midnight), and from 09:00 am to 01:00 (of the following day) on Friday only.
All service provider centres as well vehicle registration centres will be closed on the 47th National Day holidays (from Friday 30 Nov to Monday 3 December) and will resume business on Tuesday December 42018.
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