RTA launches 5 new bus routes, revises 4 others


Source:  www.zawya.com

Roads and Transport Authority – Nashwan Attaa’ee: The Public Transport Agency, Roads & Transport Authority (RTA), has launched, on the first of April, 5 new bus routes in the Emirate of Dubai and revised 4 others with a view to consolidating the public bus network in the Emirate in keeping with the rising demand for mass transit services in general and public buses in particular.

Eisa Al Hashimi, Acting Director of Planning & Business Development, RTA Public Transport Agency, said that the nine internal routes started off stations spreading in various parts across the Emirate.

“The first of these 5 new routes is Route (84); which starts off Al Khail Gate, Al Qouz and terminates at Mina Siyahi via Mall of the Emirates, followed by Route (366); whch moves off Rashidiya Metro Station and heads to the Silicon Oasis, Route (F12); a metro station feeder service starting from Jafiliya Metro Station and running through Al Wasl park via Satwa, Route (21); which is another metro station feeder service starting from Zuleikha Hospital heading towards Al Ahli Club, and Route (E307A); which starts off Abu Hail Metro Station with a final destination in Sharjah Emirate,” explained Al Hashimi. More info