Celebrate New Year's Eve Aboard Dubai's Water Taxi

Celebrate New Year's Eve Aboard Dubai's Water Taxi

22 Dec 2016

Forget about traffic woes this year!

Good news for those dreading the crazy New Year’s Eve traffic! According to a report in Khaleej Times, RTA has announced special offers aboard the water bus, water taxi, Dubai ferry and abra on New Year's Eve.

People will be able to witness the festivities at the Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab, the Atlantis and Dubai Water Canal, through sea cruises aboard the different marine transit modes, the report added.

INFO: Dubai Ferry journeys start at 9pm and continue up to 1.30am, while the water bus and abra journeys start at 10.30pm and continue up to 1am.

The water bus starts service from the Terrace and Promenade Station (Dubai Marina) and heads towards the assembly point next to the Palm Jumeirah Bridge. The fare is Dhs125 per person. Dubai Ferry fare is Dhs300 for the silver class, Dhs450 for the gold class, with 50 per cent discount for children aged between two and 10 years. Abra costs Dhs125 per person.