Free parking for 4 days in Dubai for UAE National Day


By Staff

The Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) announced the timings of its services during the holiday marking the 43rd National Day including Customer Service Centres, paid parking zones, public buses, Dubai Metro, Dubai Tram, marine transit modes, and driving schools as well as vehicles testing & registration centres.

The Dubai Car Parade for UAE National Day. (Emarat Al Youm)

Moaza Al Murri, Director of RTA Marketing & Corporate Communication, said: “All Customer Service Centres will be closed during the National Day holiday starting from Tuesday 2nd of December and resume service on Sunday 7th of December.

Paid parking zones

Paid parking zones all over Dubai will be free of charge, except for the Fish Market and the multi-level parking lot, starting from the 2nd of December, and the paid service will be reactivated as of Saturday the 6th of December.”

Dubai Metro

“As for the Dubai Metro service hours during the holiday period from the 2nd up to the 4th of December, Green Line stations will start service at 05:50 am and remain open until 12:00 am (midnight) on both Tuesday and Wednesday, while on Thursday, the service will be running until 01:00 am (on the following day). Red Line Stations will start service from 05:30 am until 12:00 am (midnight), while on Thursday the service will be running until 01:00 am (on the following day),” explained Al Murri.

Dubai Tram

As for the Dubai tram, Al Murri added: “Dubai tram will be operating from 06:30 am until 01:30 am (the following day) during the National Day holiday from Tuesday 2nd of December until Thursday 4th of December.” More info