Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that parking will be free in the emirate from June 2-7 for Eid Al Fitr.
"All paid parking zones, except for multi-level parking terminals, will be free to use from Sunday, June 2, to Friday, June 7. Fees will be reinstated as of Saturday 8 June 2019," the RTA said in a statement.
The authority also announced revised timings for public transport, with Dubai Metro Red Line operating as follows: Monday June 3 to Thursday June 6: 5am to 2am; Friday June 7: 10am to 2am; Saturday June 8: 5am to 2am, with the Dubai Metro Green Line operating on Monday June 3 to Thursday June 6 from 5.30am to 2am; Friday June 7: 10am to 2am and Saturday June 8: 5.30am to 2am.
The RTA also said that Dubai Tram will operate on Saturday to Thursday from 6am to 1am and on Friday from 9am to 1am.
The timing of public buses (Dubai Bus) during Eid Al Fitr will be as follows: Main bus stations, such as Gold Souq, will operate from 4.25am to 00.29am and Al Ghubaiba Station will be in service from 4.14am to 00.58am.
Sub-stations, such as Satwa, will start from 4.57am to 11.03pm except for Route C01 operating around-the-clock. Al Qusais Station will run bus service from 4.34am to 12.08am (past midnight). Al Quoz Industrial Station will be in operation from 5.05am to 11.35pm. Jebel Ali Station will operate from 5am and continue up to 11.22pm.
Metro feeder bus stations at Al Rashidiya, Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta, Burj Khalifa, Abu Hail, and Etisalat will be in service from 5am to 2.10am .
The timing of marine transit services during the first three days of Eid Al Fitr will be as follows. The Water Bus will operate at Marina Stations (Marina Mall, Marina Walk, Marina Terrace, Marina Promenade) from 12 noon up to 00:00 (midnight).
During the first three days of Eid Al Fitr holiday, Dubai Ferry will be calling at Ghubaiba and Marina Stations at 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm and 6.30 pm. It will call at Jaddaf Water Canal at 8am, 11.50am and 3.40pm.For all the latest transport news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.
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