Free Parking Across Dubai From Sunday

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the changes to the business hours of its services in Dubai during the long holiday to mark Commemoration Day and the 48th UAE National Day.

Customers Happiness Centres will be closed from 1 December and resume back on 4 December.


All paid parking zones will be free across the emirate (except the multi-level parking lots) starting from 1 December until 3 December and reactivated on 4 December.

Dubai Metro

On 1 December and 2 December Metro Red Line will operate from 5am to 1am and the Metro Green Line will operate from 5.30am to 1am.

Metro link bus stations (Rashidiya, Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta, Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall, Abu Hail, and Etisalat) will be in service from 5am to 1.10am.

Dubai Tram

On 1 December and 2 December the DUBAI Tram will operate from 6am to 1am.

RTA buses

Main bus stations such as Gold Souk will operate from 4.25am to 12.29am. Al Ghubaiba Station will be in service from 4.15am to 12.58am. Sub-stations such as Satwa will start from 4.45am to 11.03pm except for Route C01, which operates around-the-clock.

The bus service will run at Al Qusais Station from 4:31am to 12.08am, and at Al Quoz Industrial Station from 5.05am to 11:36pm. At Jebel Ali Station the service will start at 4.58am and continue up to 11.30pm.

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