Archive for September, 2011

  
Flydubai Flights to Ahmedabad from Dubai

Flydubai Flights to Ahmedabad from Dubai

Flydubai have continued to expand their network between Dubai and India by launching flights to its 3rd Indian destination. The airline now flies once a week from Dubai to Ahmedabad in Gujarat in western India. Competition comes from the low-cost airline’s parent Emirates, which operates the route ten times weekly. Ghaith Al Ghaith, CEO of […]

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Dubai Flights to Copenhagen, Denmark

Dubai Flights to Copenhagen, Denmark

Emirates flights to Copenhagen from Dubai operate daily with 237-seat A330-200 aircraft. The use of 3-class configuration aircraft makes Emirates the first airline to serve Copenhagen with a first class cabin since 2006 when Varig seized operating and Thai reconfigured its cabin layout. SAS has previously operated the route between Copenhagen and Dubai in winter […]

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Dubai Metro Green Line Opens

Dubai Metro Green Line Opens

Two years to the day after becoming the Gulf’s first mass-transit rail system, the Dubai Metro has opened its Green line. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, launched on September 9, 2011, the official operation of the Dubai Metro Green Line which stretches 23 km and comprises 18 stations in addition to the […]

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RTA launches monthly Dubai Nol passes

RTA launches monthly Dubai Nol passes

Regular commuters of the Metro in Dubai can now travel unlimited within their selected zones as RTA launches a variety of monthly passes for a fixed price. The monthly Nol card passes come in 3 denominations of Dh100, Dh180 and Dh270, each with a particular travel plan. The Dh100 pass is limited for travelling with […]

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Higher Fares on Dubai's Metro and Buses

Higher Fares on Dubai’s Metro and Buses

Public Transport commuters in Dubai will have to pay more for traveling inside Central Business Districts as the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) re-structure mobility zones in Dubai. With the launch of the Green Line, the expansion of zones from 5 to 7, metro and bus fares for travelling in the area would be affected. […]

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