Dubai’s Route 2020 metro extension to start ops on 20 May 2020
05 September, 2016
Dubai's Route 2020 expansion of the city’s Metro system is set to start operating on 20 May 2020, five months prior to the Dubai Expo mega event, it was announced on Monday. In a tweet, Dubai Media Office said the Route 2020 project covers the extension of the Dubai Metro Red Line by 15km from Nakheel Harbour & Tower Station to the site of Expo 2020 in Jebel Ali. Route 2020 is expected to serve about 125,000 riders per day and the number is set grow to as many as 275,000 riders by 2030, it added.