The RTA also announced service timings for the holiday.
Residents in Dubai will enjoy free parking on the Israa Wal Miraaj holiday, the Roads and Transport Authority has announced.
Moaza Al Marri, Director of Marketing & Corporate Communication, RTA, said, “All customers’ happiness centres will be closed during Israa Wal Miraaj holiday corresponding to Sunday, April 23, and will be back to business on Monday, April 24.
All paid parking zones will be free across the emirate on Sunday with the exception of multi-level parking lots and the Fish Market parking area. Paid parking fees will be reactivated on Monday, April 24.
“During the holiday on Sunday, the Metro Red Line stations will operate from 05.30am to 12.00 am (midnight) and the express Metro service will continue as normal, and the Green Line stations will operate from 05.50am to 12.00am (midnight). The Dubai Tram will be in service on Sunday from 06:30 am to 01:00 am (of the following day).
“All centers affiliated to service providers will be closed on Saturday, April 22, and will resume service on Sunday, April 23,” she added.