Dubai International Airport (DXB) has announced that from June 8th, only public transport and authorized vehicles will have access to the Arrivals forecourt in Terminal 1. This measure has been taken to reduce congestion and improve traffic flow in the area. DXB has advised passengers to use car parks or valet services when receiving guests.
The pricing structure for the two car parks at Terminal 1, namely Car Park A (Premium) and Car Park B (Economy), is as follows:
Car Park A (located 2-3 minutes away from Terminal 1):
- 5 minutes: Dh5
- 15 minutes: Dh15
- 30 minutes: Dh30
- Up to 2 hours: Dh40
- 3 hours: Dh55
- 4 hours: Dh65
- 1 day: Dh125
- Each additional day: Dh100
Car Park B (located 7-9 minutes away from Terminal 1):
- 1 hour: Dh25
- 2 hours: Dh30
- 3 hours: Dh35
- 4 hours: Dh45
- 1 day: Dh85
- Each additional day: Dh75
The move is part of the airport's ongoing efforts to enhance the passenger experience and reduce waiting times. DXB has been working on several initiatives to improve the flow of passengers and reduce congestion in the airport. The airport has recently introduced a new smart tunnel that uses facial recognition technology to speed up passport control for passengers.
In addition to this, DXB has also launched a new baggage tracking system that allows passengers to track their bags in real time through a mobile app. The system provides passengers with updates on the status of their bags from check-in to arrival.
DXB has also been working on improving its parking facilities to provide passengers with more convenient and affordable parking options. The airport has introduced a new parking system that allows passengers to pre-book their parking spaces online, saving time and money.
Passengers can find parking rates on the Dubai Airports website, and can also use the website to pre-book their parking spaces.
DXB is committed to providing passengers with a seamless and hassle-free travel experience, and these measures are part of the airport's ongoing efforts to achieve this goal. The airport is constantly exploring new technologies and initiatives to improve the passenger experience and reduce waiting times.
News Source: DXB