Dubai metro is changing its Friday timings


Dubai Metro users take note, as the timings on the Red Line are going to change on Fridays for the next few weeks.

According to the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), services will start at 2:00 pm and continue until 1:00 am on Saturday.

The changes are applicable only on Fridays from January 31 until March 13.

During this period, authorities will be carrying out operational tests on the Route 2020 extension project.

Abdul Mohsen Younes, CEO of the RTA’s Rail Agency, shared the details with ARN News.

More from Local

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • The Agenda

    10:00am - 1:00pm

    Broadcasting every weekday, Georgia Tolley goes beyond the headlines to speak to government ministers, decision makers, analysts and local experts to find out how the news will impact those of us living in the UAE.

  • Entertainment Extra

    1:00pm - 2:00pm


On Dubai Eye

  • Flying Taxis

    It sounds like an episode of The Jetsons, but the sight of flying taxis whizzing around our cities could be much closer than you think.

  • Tough penalties for deliberate tax evasion

    The UAE has said that tougher penalties will come into force from 1st August for not keeping proper corporate tax records.