2 bus routes to Maktoum Airport started today
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Sunday launched two new bus routes F55 and F55A to serve Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai.
Essa Abdul Rahman Al Hashemi, Acting Director of Planning and Business Development at the Public Transport Agency, said Route F55 will start from Ibn Batuta Metro Station towards Al Maktoum International Airport. Route F55A starts from Al Satwa Bus Station towards the airport.
Al Hashemi said Route F55 will start from Ibn Batuta Mall and pass through several areas including Dubai College, Royal Mirage Hotel, Royal Meridian Jumeira Hotel, Al Waha Beach Hotel, Hilton Jumeira Hotel, Al Hadaeq Intersection in Jebel Ali to Al Maktoum International Airport.
Route F55A will start from Al Satwa Bus Station and pass through other areas such as Al Qaderi Mosque, Handicapped Rehabilitation Center, Emirates National Bank of Dubai (Al Wasl branch) Jumeira Post Office, Hilton Beach Club, Jumeira Beach Garden, Al Ghareefa Council, Jumeira Mosque (3) Umm Suqeim Garden, Wild Wadi, Burj Al Arab, Jumeira City and Sufouh Street to Al Maktoum International Airport.
He added that the launch of the two routes from Ibn Batouta Metro Station and Al Satwa bus station to Al Maktoum International Airport will encourage those heading and returning from the airport to use mass transport.
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