Dubai Metro plying between Dubai Mall/Burj Khalifa and Business Bay stations on Tuesday morning Image Credit: Sharmila Dhal/Gulf News

Dubai: The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has just announced that the Dubai Metro operating hours will be extended today.

Taking to social media, the transport regulator said, "The metro operating hours will be extended on April 16, 2024, until 3am (next day). This extension is to ease your trip during rainy conditions."

In another tweet earlier, RTA said as part of its efforts to ensure ease of mobility for everyone, its team is fully prepared and will be working round the clock to smooth access given the rainy conditions.