The Sharaf DG Metro Station has a footfall of more than 7.8 million riders per year.
Preventive measures such as thermal cameras, social distancing and contactless payments will be in place.
The exterior shape of the new Dubai Metro trains was left unchanged to maintain the design identity of the Dubai Metro and its familiar colours to the public,” explained Al Tayer.
The day marks the accession anniversary of the President, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Despite Dubai's position as one of the top travel destinations in the region, Griffiths told Reuters that Dubai airport could see passenger traffic fall 55-65% this year to 30-40 million passengers if it continues on its currently trajectory
Riders must be aged 14 and over.
The 30-year-old Dubai resident completed the distance in exactly five hours and 55 minutes.
The Pointe Dubai Fountains
RTA ensures the implementation of preventive health measures onboard public buses and at stations to safeguard against the spread of Covid-19.
For people looking to rent a home in Dubai, easy access to public transport often tops the list.