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Two new Dubai Metro stations are set to open on June 1

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Two new Dubai Metro stations are set to open on June 1, it was declared today.

The kickoff of the Dubai Investment Park Station and Expo 2020 Station comes a half year after the kickoff of Route 2020, which dispatched its lady journey on January 1, 2021, with four stations specifically Jebel Ali (a depot on the Red Line), The Gardens, The Discovery Gardens, and Al Furjan.

The metro service to Expo 2020 will be accessible to those qualified for access the site of Expo just until its authority public opening on October 1, the RTA said.

“From June 1, journeys of Dubai Metro’s Red Line will carry straightforwardly between Al Rashidiya Station and Expo 2020 Station. Jebel Ali Station will be an interchange station for those going to or coming from UAE Exchange Station. As of June 1, the Metro service to Expo 2020 Station will be accessible just to those qualified for access the site of Expo until its authority public opening on October 1. At that point, the general population can utilize the metro service to Expo. The launch of the Jumeirah Golf Estates Station will match with the kickoff of Expo,” declared Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Director-General, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).

From Saturday to Wednesday, the main journey from Al Rashidiya Station to Expo 2020 Station and the other way around will begin at 5am, and the last journey will begin at 12am (12 PM). On Thursday, the principal journey will begin at 5am and the last journey will begin at 1.30 am (of the next day). On Friday, the primary journey will begin at 10am and the last journey will begin at 1.30am (of the next day).

The travel time between Al Rashidiya and Expo Stations will be 1 hour and 14 minutes. The service recurrence will be 2 minutes and 38 seconds during busy time at a pace of 24 trains each hour for every direction, and a limit of 16,000 riders each hour for each direction.

The travel time between Jebel Ali Station and the UAE Exchange Station will be 11 minutes and 42 seconds, with a steady service recurrence of 7 minutes and 30 seconds. The beginning of the Green Line service will be progressed to 5am, and the service recurrence on the line will be 5 minutes during busy times.

The Dubai Investment Park Station is an underground station. It traverses 27,000 square meters in region and broadens 226 meters long. It can serve 13,899 riders each hour during busy times and 250,000 riders each day. The station has 2 boarding platforms, 4 transport stands, 20 taxi stands and 2 stopping spaces for individuals of assurance. It likewise offers 8 outlets of 315 square meters for business investment.

The Expo 2020 Station is a raised station. It is the terminal station of Route 2020 that primarily serves guests of Expo. It has a novel plane-wing configuration representing Dubai’s future drive towards development. The station traverses 18,800 square meters in region and expands 119 meters long. It can serve 29,000 riders each hour during busy times and 522,000 riders each day. The station has 3 boarding platforms and 3 courses. It is connected from the Eastern side with Expo and Expo COEX, and from the Western side with the Mall and the metropolitan complex. The station configuration serves the reconciliation with public travel implies with spaces for transports and taxicabs stands including 6 transport stands, 20 taxi stands and 4 stopping openings for individuals of assurance. It additionally offers 9 outlets of 264 square meters for business investment notwithstanding 4 spaces as retail locations.

Since the beginning of the procedure on January 1 this year, Route 2020 of Dubai Metro has completed 27,043 journeys: 6,938 journeys in January, 6,287 journeys in February, 6,986 journeys in March, and 6,832 journeys in April.

Route 2020 has a limit of 46,000 riders each hour in the two directions (23,000 riders each hour for every direction). RTA’s investigations expect the quantity of riders utilizing Route 2020 to arrive at 125,000 riders each day in 2021, and increment to 275,000 riders each day by 2030. Studies additionally uncover that Expo Station is required to record around 35,000 every day guests of Expo during non-weekend days, and the number is relied upon to increment to 47,000 thousand day by day guests during ends of the week. This number records for 29% of the complete anticipated that number of daily visitors should Expo.

 

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