EIDAL ADHA Today – Nov 16 2010
Festive day & Holidays have started, and Dubai Metro has extended its operating hours to cater to increased demand during Eid holidays. From Monday to November 20 (Saturday) Metro will operate from 6am until 1am.
However, trains on November 19 will operate from 1pm to 1am,
Similarly, all major bus stations will remain open from 5am to midnight during the Eid holidays and vehicle parking in the paid zones will also be free from November 15 to 19.
The trains will halt at each station for about 20 seconds and the frequency of the trains will be every eight minutes from 6am to 4pm and every six minutes after 4pm until late night which is the peak time.
A maximum of 22 trains will serve passengers during the holidays.
The RTA official warned commuters to abide by the rules of safety and security in the Metro stations and on board the trains and buses as these regulations have been adopted for the safety of everyone.
While the rain & beautiful weather is prevailing across northern emirates people are advise to exercise caution while on roads.