Urgent circular from Dubai airports for all travelers

Dubai Airports announces the closure of the northern runway of Dubai International Airport DXB for a period of 45 days, from May 9 to June 22, 2022, in order to implement a comprehensive development process to continue providing the highest safety standards and enhance the smooth and efficient management of operations.

Dubai Airports Corporation has announced its readiness and full readiness to accommodate the expected increase in passenger traffic by the end of this week and its highest level since the beginning of this year at Dubai International Airport DXB - the busiest international airport in the world.

It is expected that the number of passengers through DXB will increase between 25-28 March and 7-9 next April, coinciding with the end of the semester and the demand for travel for holidays and spring break.

Issa Al Shamsi, Vice President of Operations at Dubai Airports, gave a number of tips to travelers to facilitate their journey through Dubai International Airport (DXB) during this period... adding that there are some steps that we invite travelers to follow to travel during the busy period to ensure that they have a smooth and fast travel experience through "Dubai Airport". Dubai International DXB” where we recommend using the “Dubai Metro” to avoid congestion inside the airport and on external roads. Metro stations are available in Terminals 1 and 3, noting that the metro operating hours have been extended to correspond with the main passenger trips during the peak period, whether for departure or arrival.

Al Shamsi called on travelers over the age of 12 to use the smart gates to ease and speed up the passport control procedures for arriving or departing passengers. "