Four intercity bus services will restart on May 19, according to Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA). The intercity buses have been on hold since the outbreak, but now that life is returning to normal, RTA is resuming service. Four intercity bus lines from Dubai to other UAE emirates will restart, according to a statement made by RTA:
- Al Ghubaiba Bus Station to Abu Dhabi: E100
- Al Ghubaiba Bus Station to Al Ain: E201
- Etisalat Metro Station to Muwaileh in Sharjah: E315
- Etihad Bus Station to Fujairah: E700
Additionally, Adel Shakeri, Director of Planning and Business Development, Public Transport Agency, RTA added ‘On May 19, 2022, RTA will also launch a new bus route to enhance the integration between the mass transit network and the urban planning of the emirate.’ He continued by stating the new route named F38 will start from Jumeirah Golf Estates Metro Station and will pass through several districts to the destination the Dubai Sports City,’
Route F38, which runs every 20 minutes between Jumeirah Golf Estates Metro Station and Dubai Sports City through Dubai Production City, will begin at 6 a.m. and end at 12:30 a.m. the next day. RTA will make improvements to Route 50 and Route N30, extending them to the International City Bus Station and merging Route D03 and D03A to become Route D03 alone, according to Adel Shakeri. Route 367 will be extended to include a section that passes through the School of Research Science.
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