RTA debunks rumours on Dubai's water taxis


By Lily B. Libo-on  www.khaleejtimes.com

Debunking rumours that the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) had suspended Water Taxi services, a senior official said that the marine transit mode, featuring ultimate privacy and luxury, continues to attract thousands of families, tourists and residents in Dubai and other emirates.

He said its operations were never suspended.

Hussain Hassan Khansaheb, Director of  Marine Transportation Department, said: “Water Taxis will come to the station nearest to your location to ferry you across the Dubai Creek and waterways. Anyone can book online or dial the toll-free number 8009090 to book from 10am to 10pm. Customers can pay by cash or card,” he said. More info