Dubai Lifts Parking Fees on UAE National Day

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Published on July 14, 2023, 17:41:00


Roads Transport Authority RTA Dubai announced free

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has announced free parking across the city on Commemoration Day and the UAE's 50th National Day. RTA also announced the hours of operation for its other services during the holidays.

The new service hours apply to customer happiness centres, public buses, metro, trams, marine transportation, and service provider centres (technical testing of vehicles). Except for multi-level parking terminals, RTA announced that public parking in Dubai will be free from Wednesday, December 1 to Friday, December 3.

Service Provider Centres (Technical Testing Centres) and Customer Happiness Centres will be closed from Wednesday, December 1 to Friday, December 3, and will reopen on Saturday, December 4th. Customer Happiness Centres on the other hand will be closed on Wednesday, December 1st, and will reopen on Saturday, December 4th. During the holidays, the Dubai Metro and Dubai tram will operate from December 1 to December 3 with revised timings.

Revised timings were also announced for public transportation. The service will be available at substations, including Satwa Station, from 4:57 AM to 11:00 PM, with the exception of Route C01, which will be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The Al-Qusais Bus Station will be open from 04.50 AM to 12.04 AM. The Expo2020 Free Bus Rider service from Dubai and other emirates will remain the same as previously announced by RTA.

As for transport by sea, the Marine Transport System will function. Abras, water taxi services, and ferry services will operate.