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Top Up nol Cards

This service enables you to top up nol card with an e-Wallet balance up to 1000 AED for anonymous cards and 5000 AED for personalized nol cards.

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nol card holders are eligible to apply for this service.
Required documents
  1. nol card (Silver, Gold, personalized Blue card)
Service fees
  • Free of charge on all RTA Channels
  • 1 AED if the customer was topping up the balance through Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank.
Process time
  • In order to activate the top up pending e-Wallet balance, the card holder must tap/insert his nol card on one of the below machines:

    Kiosks and smart teller and ticket vending offices: 3 minutes
    Metro Gates: 48 Hours
    Solar Machines: 20 minutes
    Parking meters: 45 minutes
Mobile Application
Service Centres
  • Ticket vending offices and machines available at all metro and bus stations.
  • Ticket Vending Machine available at all metro and bus stations.
  • Bus Solar-Powered machine located on selected Bus stops.
  • Smart Teller Device (located on all RTA Customer Happiness Centre).
Authorised Sales Agents
  • Authorised Sales Agents(2000+ shops).
  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
  • Emirates NBD.

Through website or mobile application

  • Customer enters the tag id of his nol card (for guest users) or select the tag ID from the drop down menu (for logged in users).
  • The customer is required to settle the top-up fees by credit card or debit card.
  • The customer waits 45 minutes to 4 hours.
  • To activate the online top up, the customer should use the card at any entrance gate at the metro station or can insert the card at any online parking machine for a few seconds and then remove it.

Through Solar-Powered nol Top Up Machine

  • Customer should place the card on the card reader to be updated.

Through TOM offices and banks

  • The customer presents the card.
  • The customer is required to settle the top-up fees and the service fees, if any, by credit card or in cash.
  • The balance is topped up instantly.
Average waiting time
  • 3 minutes

This service has no validity.

What you will get
  • Topping up nol card e-Wallet
Terms and conditions
  • The maximum top up amount is 1,000 AED for the unidentified blue cards and 5,000 AED for registered cards.
  • The minimum card balance is 7.5 AED.
  • Topping up nol card is instant if the customer was using the "smart fare" option through the mobile application.

This service has no FAQs.

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