New Dubai Metro station to open on September 1 in Jumeirah Golf Estates

It will be the largest underground station on the network

The new metro station in Jumeirah Golf Estates in Dubai will begin accepting travellers from September 1.

The Roads and Transport Authority said on Monday that the opening of the latest station on Route 2020 coincides with exactly one month to go until the start of Expo 2020 Dubai.

The station is spread across 28,700 square metres and is 232 metres tall, making it the largest underground station on the network. It can serve about 11,500 passengers an hour during peak travel times, and as many as 250,000 a day.

The station will have two platforms and outside there are four bus stops, 20 taxi stands and 400 free public parking spaces.

There will be an additional 20 parking slots for the use of people of determination.

Fourteen shop spaces are available for businesses in the station.

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Updated: August 31st 2021, 4:13 AM