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The Dubai Metro (in Arabic: مترو دبي) is a driverless, fully automated metro rail network in the United Arab Emirates city of Dubai. The Red Line and Green Line are operational, with three further lines planned. These first two lines run underground in the city centre and on elevated viaducts elsewhere (elevated railway). All trains and stations are air conditioned with platform edge doors to make this possible.

The first section of the Red Line, covering 10 stations, was ceremonially inaugurated at 9:09:09 PM on 9/9/2009, by Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, with the line opening to the public at 6 AM on 10/9. The Dubai Metro is the first urban train network in the Arabian Peninsula. More than 120.000 people, which is nearly 12 per cent of Dubai’s population, used the Metro in its first two days of operation. The Dubai Metro carried over 10 million passengers from launch on 9 September 2009 to 9 February 2010 with 11 stations operational on the Red Line.

Guinness World Records has declared Dubai Metro as the world's longest fully automated metro network spanning at 75 kilometres.

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Comments (223)

Manup on November 14, 2012

Very nice shot. LIKE. Best wishes, Manup.

KWO Tsoumenis on November 14, 2012


1OOO thanks Manup 4 the comment + L:54.

Best wishes, Kostas :-)

~Marlene~ on November 14, 2012

Great composition, light & view, Kostas! Like

Greetings, Marlene

KWO Tsoumenis on November 14, 2012


1OOO thanks Marlene 4 your comment + L:55.

Best wishes, Kostas :-)

Leif Fielstrup Guldb… on November 14, 2012

Marvellous image, amazing colors. LIKE#56.

Greetings from Sweden, Leif.

Christos Theodorou on November 14, 2012

Θαυμάσια προοπτική και πολύ όμορφη τεχνική! Χαιρετίσματα.

KWO Tsoumenis on November 14, 2012

Leif Fielstrup Guldb...

1OOO thanks Leif 4 your words + L:56.

Best wishes, Kostas :-)

KWO Tsoumenis on November 14, 2012

Christos Theodorou

Σε ευχαριστώ πολύ Χρήστο

για το σχόλιό σου και το L:57 :-)

Guizel J.c on November 14, 2012

Fantastic picture,excellent composition



KWO Tsoumenis on November 14, 2012


Deep thanks J.C 4 the comment

and the YS:29 + L:58.

Best greetings, Kostas :-)

Alla Saed on November 15, 2012

صورة رائعة البوم مميز تحيات م علاء سعيد من ليبيا like

KWO Tsoumenis on November 15, 2012

علاءالدين سعيد

1OOO thanks for your comment + L:59.

Greetings from Cyprus, Kostas :-)

lekibau on November 15, 2012

Very nice . Like. 60.

KWO Tsoumenis on November 15, 2012


Thanks a lot 4 your words + L:6O :-)

KWO Tsoumenis on November 15, 2012

I'm thankful

2 all friends

4 the comments

& the gifts YSs:29 + Ls:6O :-)

TIMofej on November 15, 2012

Very nice shot! Beautiful architekture! Like61! Greetings,Andrej

KWO Tsoumenis on November 15, 2012


1OOO thanks Andrej 4 your comment and the L:61.

Best regards, Kostas :-)

Henu Eins on November 15, 2012

giant compliment...perfect...L+F...GR*eetings...henu1

KWO Tsoumenis on November 15, 2012


Deep thanks 4 your comment

and the YS:3O + L:62.

Best greetings, Kostas :-)

Giannis Korilis on November 15, 2012

ΣΥΓΧΑΡΗΤΗΡΙΑ φανταστική φωτογραφία με υπέροχη θέα...YSL...Θερμό χαιρετισμό παππούς

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Photo taken in Al Quoz 3 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Oasis Center 1

This photo was taken indoors

Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 13, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by KWO Tsoumenis
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot G10
    • Taken on 2012/10/23 15:56:14
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/640)
    • Focal Length: 15.67mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash