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We are providing you with many great and convenient public transport starting from nol, Marine, Taxi,Bus,Tram and the metro, everything you need is to know right here.

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nol Card is a smart card that enables you to pay for the use of various RTA transport modes in Dubai with a single tap. You can use your Nol Card to travel on Dubai Metro, Buses, Dubai Tram and marine transport modes like Water Buses. You can also use nol card to pay for RTA's Paid Parking.

Dubai metro, a modern and fully automated rail system with red and green lines, providing you with many great features in addition to convenient means of travel, including retail outlets, Wi-Fi connectivity, ATM machines. 

Dubai Tram network covers a distance of 10.6 Km with 11 stations distributed over the population congested areas. Dubai Tram is considered as the first outside Europe working on underground power supply all over the track without the need of wires to feed it with electricity.

Dubai bus service network, that covers 87% of the urban area in the Emirate of Dubai, is designed in such a way that it makes each and every corner of the Dubai to be easily accessible for you.

Dubai Taxi Corporation’s Fleet comprises of approximately 3,854 vehicles which are operated around the clock, 7 days a week including public and religious holidays.  Dubai Taxi services is available 24/7 all around Dubai.

In pursuit of RTA's efforts to serve Dubai inhabitants, RTA gives paramount consideration to the elements of installation and deployment of modern Public transport means, including marine transport which implies on various forms that aim to encourage the public on using marine transport such as Abra, the Water bus, the water taxi and Dubai Ferry.

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4 main guidelines for your commute

Use hand sanitizer

Wear Gloves

Wear Face mask

Maintain physical distance of 2 meters

Safety and epidemic prevention guidelines while using the Dubai Bus

For your safety and that of others

Safety and epidemic prevention guidelines while using public buses

Don't leave your house unless necessary

Plan your trip in advance and avoid peak times

Follow the instructions of the station supervisors

Leave space between your and others while waiting for the bus

Don't crowd around the bus entrance or try and enter when it's full

The driver will control the opening of doors for the entry and exit of passengers, use only the front and middle doors

Make sure there is a vacant chair and leave a distance between you and others

The driver won't stop if the bus is full except to drop off passengers

Wear face masks at all times

Bus "stop" button will be out of service to avoid touching surfaces

Avoid using public transport if you have symptoms of flu

 

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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