Dubai Tourism

Dubai Metro turns five and lifts half a billion riders

News   •   Sep 08, 2014 11:34 GMT

RTA: The Dubai Metro will celebrate its fifth anniversary on 9 September 2014, amid very healthy indicators of success in operational efficiency judged by the high compliance with trip timetables, world-class safety standards, and the number of riders – around 500 million since the service was launched in September 2009 until the end of August 2014.