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Palm Monorail Tickets Ticket Prices Increased

Ticket Prices Increased

With effect from 4th July 2017, ticket prices for travelling on the Palm Monorail were increased by 5 dirhams. Gateway to Atlantis This increase in ticket prices changes the price of a single journey the length of the monorail from 15 dirhams to 20 dirhams, and a return journey changes from 25 dirhams to 30 …

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Palm Monorail News New Station Opened At Last!

New Station Opened At Last!

It has been a long time coming but finally a new station has opened along the Palm Monorail. The Monorail opened in 2009 and since then the only 2 stations that have been open are at either end of the Palm, the Palm Gateway and Atlantis Aquaventure stations. There were initially meant to be 2 …

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Palm Monorail Info Palm Monorail Ramadan Timings

Palm Monorail Ramadan Timings

The Palm Monorail is run by Serco and not the the RTA and so it tends to be the case that the timings for the monorail (which are 9am until 10pm every day) tend not to be changed during Ramadan. The trains run every 15 minutes at present although this could change during the day …

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Palm News The Pointe 30% Complete

The Pointe 30% Complete

Nakheel has said that The Pointe mall and leisure complex is 30% complete and due to open in 2016. A large number of shops and F&B outlets have already signed up to open in the mall and it is expected that the remaining slots will be filled very soon. Access to The Pointe is via …

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Uncategorized New Mobile Friendly Site

New Mobile Friendly Site

I have updated the Palm Monorail website so that it now has a theme that is mobile friendly. Hopefully this will make the user experience of visiting the site even better than it was! But let me know if you come across any issues on the site so that I can investigate and change if …

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Palm News New Development for Palm Gateway

New Development for Palm Gateway

Nakheel is planning on turning what is currently the Palm Gateway station, into a leisure and residential complex. There will be 3 towers above the Palm Gateway together with a leisure and retail complex. Bids are currently being invited for the proposal so it will be a few years until the project is actually completed. …

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Palm Monorail News Tram and Monorail Tickets Not Linked

Tram and Monorail Tickets Not Linked

As expected, once the Dubai Tram links up with the Palm Monorail on 11 November 2014, the ticket systems will not be linked and the existing fares of the Palm Monorail will still stand. The reason for this is that Monorail is not run by the RTA and so it has no control over the …

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Palm Monorail News Tram to Link with Palm Monorail

Tram to Link with Palm Monorail

When the Dubai Tram starts operations in November 2014, there will finally be a public transport link to the Palm Monorail. Prior to this the only way to get to the Palm monorail was by car, with a large free carpark at the Palm Gateway station. The Dubai Tram will have the same ticket costing …

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Palm Monorail News Palm Monorail Closed 26th December til 2 Jan 2014

Palm Monorail Closed 26th December til 2 Jan 2014

So, due to the attempt at the world’s largest fireworks display that is taking place on the Palm Jumeirah on New Years Eve 2013/14, the Palm monorail is closing for a week from 26th December 2013 to 2 January 2014. There are lots of traffic restrictions happening on the Palm on the night and during …

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Palm Monorail News Palm Monorail Link by End of 2014

Palm Monorail Link by End of 2014

With the construction of the Al Sufouh Tram hitting more than 50%, the end is in sight for the Palm Monorail to be linked to at least one other form of public transport, rather than being stuck on it’s own as it is now. The first phase of the Tram project is due to be …

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