Mattar Al Tayer revealed that Dhs16.1b was contributed to Dubai’s Economy in 2022 by the commercial transport sector, which is regulated by RTA. The sector employs around 242,000 jobs by more than 7,000 companies.
This marine service, the first of its kind connecting Dubai with other emirates, shuttles between Al Ghubaiba Marine Station in Dubai and Aquarium Marine Station in Sharjah, collaboration with the Roads and Transport Authority in Sharjah.
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority announced changes in several public bus routes in Dubai from Nov.20, 2023, to ease the daily mobility of riders and enable them smooth and hassle-free journeys to their intended destinations across the emirate.
During the month of Ramadan, customer happiness centres will open from Monday to Thursday from 9:00 to 17:00, and on Friday from 9:00 to 14:00. RTA’s Head Office will operate as usual around the clock.
RTA will allocate two Dubai ferries and one water taxi during the World Cup, and service timings will be synchronised with match schedules, with a one-way fare of Dhs25 for the economy class and Dhs35 for the gold class.
Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will begin operating electric abra tourist services for visitors to Global Village on Oct.25, 2022, in conjunction with the start of the Village's 27th season (2022–23).
The move, which is part of the Marine Transport Master Plan 2020-2030, will serve residential communities and development projects with a sea view.
The autonomous procedures detect obstacles in the navigational path, notify the control centre of any system defect or deviation from the operating plan, intervene if the Abra faces an obstacle during the journey...
Recently the RTA posted on its social media account X, that you should always have a balance of Dhs15 on your Nol card – it’s the minimum you need for a round trip on the transit network. Presently, the Nol cards can be topped with a minimum of Dhs5.
The project is part of RTA's master plan to upgrade marine transport services and facilities to meet the growth seen by Dubai in various fields including tourist transport to which RTA attaches paramount importance as it contributes to raising the tourist profile of Dubai city.