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About RTA

Dubai is one of the fastest growing cities in today's world, making the provision of high quality infrastructure facilities absolutely imperative. With that in mind, as well as the high priority allocated by the government of Dubai to the provision of an advanced transport network for the people of Dubai, RTA endeavours to improve the public transport facilities and develop roads across the emirate to make travel safer and smoother.

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Our mission is to develop and mange integrated and sustainable Roads and transportation systems at world - class level, and provide pioneered services to all stockholders for their happiness, and support Dubai's vision through shaping the future, preparing policies and legislation, adopting technologies and innovations, and implementing world - class practices and standards. RTA's Sustainability long term target is to achieve global pioneering levels in Roads & Transport sustainability.

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RTA's Board of Executive Directors is appointed by decrees from the Executive Council of the Emirate of Dubai. It is formed of the chairman and eight board members who oversee RTA's intellectual, financial and technical affairs, and take the appropriate decisions and actions to achieve RTA's set goals and objectives.

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Every year, RTA receives a range of awards that reflect our position as one of the world’s leading entities in the Transport Sector.

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We are keen to provide a safe and flawless online processing and navigation experience that ensures protection for all RTA’s online related practices. Therefore, we adopt transparent and ideal standards and measures to realize both your satisfaction and our interests, while protecting the privacy rights of both sides of the business.

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RTA aims to achieve an excellent standard of services delivered according to the best international practices in the field of customer service. We also endeavour to establish world-class standards to benchmark and measure the performance levels of our services.

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Established as one of the key authorities within the government, RTA has played an integral role in the overall development of Dubai, paving its way into becoming one of the smartest cities in the world. We've launched many projects showcasing great innovation and setting new benchmarks for other authorities to follow. From the development of smart kiosks and smart bus shelters, to the successful completion of the Dubai Water Canal project, RTA has taken Dubai to a new level of innovative building and development.

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"Dubai Metro was once a dream

I was 10 years old when I visited London in 1959 with my father who insisted to see a train's cockpit

50 years later Dubai metro came true in 2009 

nothing is impossible in life if you can imagine it"

his highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Route 2020 project is the new 15 kilometer extension to Dubai Metro

with 11.8 KM above ground and 3.2 KM under ground.

The route will link Jable alley station with the expo 2020 site.

It features 7 stations, five elevated ones and two under ground with an overall project cost of 11 billion dirhams.

Route 2020 boasts of  the new Jumeirah golf estates station the biggest station on the entire Dubai metro network covering the area of 28500 square meters and accommodation approximately 250000 passengers daily. 

Route 2020 is part of Dubai's ambitious plan to extend its rail network to cover new areas with a 270000 population density and boost Dubai's economic growth creating new investment opportunities along the metro route all the way to the al maktoum international airport 

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4 main guidelines for your commute

Use hand sanitizer

Wear Gloves

Wear Face mask

Maintain physical distance of 2 meters

Thank you to the taxi heroes who contribute to securing the necessary trips across Dubai, following the highest safety standards.

We praise our hidden soldiers

our heroes who are working for the comfort and safety of others.


Thank you to our safe trips heroes.

while most of you are staying safe at home

others are taking the risks for your well-being

Thank you heroes

we secure to support workers of vital sector during the national sterilization program

we have taken early precautionary measures to ensure your safety while transporting 

we have your back

RTA - The beating heart of Dubai

Hygiene tips on public transport
Maintain personal hygiene
Wash your hands often with soap and water for a minimum of 20 seconds
If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitiser
Use tissues when you cough or sneeze
If no tissue, cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve
Limit cash payments and use cards
Clean and sanitise your hands before and after touching objects and surfaces
Don't shake hands with others and don't contact them directly
Don't touch your eyes,nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
Don't come into close contact with people who look unwell
Cover your hands when clicking the pedestrian signals or use a sanitiser after clicking the button
Keep a distance between you and others on public transport
Stay seated on public buses
Don't panic and enjoy your trip
Follow the instructions and guidelines of the Health Authority for sickness and quarantine

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Over here, please.

Alright, sir.

How much is the bill?

AED 50.

Thank you for using Dubai Taxi Corporation taxi - please be sure to take your valuable belongings and the journey receipt as you're leaving the taxi

Here you go.

Thank You!

I wish you a happy day.

To the airport, please.

AED 25, sir.

Okay, sorry just a minute.

Good morning, this is Abdul Rahman from the lost and found department. How may I help you?

I lost my wallet in Dubai Taxi.

May I have your full name please?

My name is Ahmed Mohammed Sami.

Can you give me the departure and arrival points of your trip?

From Al Garhoud to Downtown

How much was the fare?

The fare was AED 50.

And at what time did the trip end?

Around 1 O'clock.

Thank You, Ahmed, we will contact you soon. Thanks for contacting RTA, Have a good one.

The Taxi has been located at Dubai airport, Terminal 3.

Hello

Hello, this is this is Abdul Rahman, from the RTA call center. We received a report from a passenger about the loss of his wallet inside your taxi.

May you check your vehicle, please?

nothing, I searched everywhere. I did not find anything.

Is it possible to wait in the same place? One of the RTA inspectors will be there is 15 minutes.

The Taxi's CCTV cameras show that another passenger used the taxi and took the wallet.

The video is received and it will be sent to the command center for the action needed.

Ahmed, this is your wallet, check if anything is missing.

All is good, Thank You.

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