Dubai Metro Extends Operational Hours for Enhanced Commuter Convenience
In conjunction with the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP28, being hosted at Expo City until Tuesday, December 12, Dubai Metro has announced temporary extensions to its operating hours.
Extended Timings Until December 12
The Dubai Metro will now run from 5 a.m. to 1 a.m. under the revised schedule, which is in effect until Tuesday, December 12. This extension operates outside of the regular operating hours, which are 5 a.m. to midnight on Saturdays through Thursdays and 5 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Fridays.
Ideal Transportation for COP28 Attendees
Dubai Metro stands out as a convenient mode of transportation, particularly for those heading to the COP28 Green Zone. The Green Zone is an accessible area open to the public throughout COP28, featuring diverse family-friendly activities, including workshops, exhibitions, and debates. To visit the Green Zone, interested individuals can register on the event's website for a day pass.
Navigating the Metro for COP28
For those utilizing the metro to reach COP28, it is advisable to take the Red Line, which will transport passengers to the Expo 2020 Metro Station. To facilitate a smooth journey, a comprehensive guide detailing all the essential information on reaching the event is available for reference.
Enhanced Metro Accessibility
Dubai Metro's extended hours align with the city's commitment to providing efficient transportation options during significant events like COP28. The extended operation until 1 am offers attendees greater flexibility, ensuring they can seamlessly access and participate in the various events and activities associated with the climate change conference. As COP28 continues, these adjusted metro timings provide a practical solution for navigating the bustling city and attending the Green Zone festivities.