Dec 21 2014
Exclusive packages for marine transit means on New Year Eve
Exclusive packages for marine transit means on New Year’s Eve
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is rolling out special offers & super services on marine transit modes, comprising the Water Bus, Water Taxi, Dubai Ferry and Abra on the eve of the New Year (Wednesday 31 December 2014) as part of its keenness to engage with the public celebrating this annual event. All resources have been mobilized to provide a new experience through marine transit offering a chance to have stunning views of the New Year’s celebrations taking place at Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab and Atlantis through the Dubai Waterfront during a memorable water cruise.
Cruises aboard the three water transit modes (Water Bus, Water Taxi & Dubai Ferry) start at 10 pm and conclude at 01 am; whereas abra trips start at 11 pm and terminate at 12 pm (midday of the following day). The Water Bus starts off Marina Terrace station (Dubai Marina) and the Assembly Point will be nearby the Jumeirah Palm’s Bridge, and tickets will be available at 100 dirham per person, children offered 50% discount.
Water Taxi trips start off the Marina Promenade (Dubai Marina) and the Assembly Point will be nearby Burj Al Arab. Dubai Ferry trips start off the Marina Mall (Dubai Marina) to the Assembly Point nearby Burj Al Arab, and tickets are offered at 200 dirham for the Silver class, 300 dirham for the Gold Class, with children offered 50% discount. Abra trips start off the Festival City Station to the Dubai Creek and tickets are offered at 25 dirham per person.
Individuals interested in availing & savouring this service may contact RTA’s toll-free number (8009090) or the mobile number (056-4122574) for more details.