Government of Dubai

Choose the right nol card for you

nol cards are available in different types to meet everyone's needs. Find the right card for you.

Benefits of nol cards

With Dubai's public convenience in mind, RTA is introducing the new nol card as the new way to travel around Dubai. Cash will not be accepted for payment to use Metro, Buses and Water Buses.

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You can travel around Dubai and pay for parking using a single card

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You no longer need to carry cash or worry about correct change

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You will enjoy low cost fares and flexible transfers across different modes of transport

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You can enjoy having special fares for different concession types of nol blue card (for Students, Senior Citizen and Disabled)

Gold Card

Gold Card

Security and concession fares

  • Privileged access to Metro's Gold Class seats
  • No premium paid on buses, water buses or parking
 

Unit price

AED 25 including
balance AED 19

Top-up limit

AED 5000

Validity

5 years

Valid for

  • Metro
  • Tram
  • Buses
  • Taxi
  • Water Bus
  • Dubai ferry
  • Water taxi
  • Abra
  • Zoom Supermarkets and Parks
Silver Card

Silver Card

Security and concession fares

  • The basic polyvalent nol card
 

Unit price

AED 25 including
balance AED 19

Top-up limit

AED 1000

Validity

5 years

Valid for

  • Metro
  • Tram
  • Buses
  • Taxi
  • Water Bus
  • Dubai ferry
  • Water taxi
  • Abra
  • Zoom Supermarkets and Parks
Personal Card

Personal Card

Security and concession fares

  • Recover your balance if your card gets lost or stolen
  • Required for concession fares
  • Secure online services for top-up credit
 

Unit price

Regular Price
AED 70 Credit AED 20
Gold Price
AED 80 Credit AED 20

Top-up limit

AED 5000

Validity

5 years

Valid for

  • Metro
  • Tram
  • Buses
  • Taxi
  • Water Bus
  • Dubai ferry
  • Water taxi
  • Abra
  • Zoom Supermarkets and Parks

Concession Fares

The following documents are required for applications

Tactile Guidance Path

Students

  • National ID
  • A stamped letter from your School/College/University with Name of Student, Student ID No, Education Level and Academic Year
Platform Alerts

Disabled

  • National ID
  • A copy of your Permanent Disability Card issued from the authorized entity
Wheelchair Access

Senior Citizen

  • National ID
Red Card

Red Card

Security and concession fares

  • Paper disposable ticket
  • Only one mode of transport at a time
 

Unit price

AED 6 including
balance AED 4

Top-up limit

Rechargeable for use
of a maximum
10 journeys or
5 daily passes

Validity

90 days

Valid for

  • Metro
  • Tram
  • Buses
Customised Card

Customised Card

Security and concession fares

  • A custom design to identify your nol in a glance
  • Choose between 16 Dubai-inspired designs
 

Design Fees

AED 30

Top-up limit

AED 1000

Validity

5 years

Valid for

  • Metro
  • Tram
  • Buses
  • Taxi
  • Water Bus
  • Dubai ferry
  • Water taxi
  • Abra
  • Zoom Supermarkets and Parks
RTA-centres

Find an RTA center to apply from

You can apply for a customized nol card from the various RTA customer services centers. Search for the closest center in Dubai .

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