RAKTDA (Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority) today announced the launch of a new shuttle service from Dubai International Airport (Terminals 1 and 3) to Ras Al Khaimah.
The luxury service is aimed at helping visitors experience the destination while also helping UAE residents head back home to RAK from the airport. The coaches will have on-board free Wi-Fi, water bottles and maps.
The entire trip will take 45 minutes (approximately) and you can book a seat online here. As an inaugural offer, the tickets are priced at just Dh20 one-way.
The drop-off destinations are major hotels in Ras Al Khaimah, of which these are listed:
- Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa
- Hilton Garden Inn
- Bin Majid Beach Hotel
- The Cove Rotana Resort
- Jannah Resort & Villas - Ras Al Khaimah
- Al Hamra Convention Centre
- Bin Majid Beach Resort
- Rixos Bab Al Bahr
- DoubleTree By Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island
- Marjan Island Resort & Spa
The service will run daily with three coaches.
While booking you will also have to put in your preferred pick-up and drop-off points. Once booked, you need to carry a printed or digital copy of your booking.
Haitham Matter, CEO of RAKTDA said: “The introduction of the RAK Shuttle is another step towards our growth target of 1 million visitors by the end of 2018. With our unique combination of authentic Arabian hospitality, pristine beaches and outdoor adventure pursuits we have plenty to offer and wanted to make it even easier for visitors to enjoy the destination."