Ramadan timings in UAE

Staff Report
Filed on June 17, 2015
Ramadan timings in UAE

Ramadan working hours for public and private sectors announced.

Ramadan timings in UAE

Working hours

Public sector

The working hours for employees at various Ministries and other Federal Authorities will be from 9:00am to 2:00pm 

Private sector

The working hours across all enterprises, institutions and private sector companies will been reduced by two hours per day, with no reduction in wage. 

School hours

Dubai: 8:30am to 1:30pm

Paid parking


All over

Saturday to Thursday: 8:00am to 1:00pm and 7:00 pm to 12:00midnight 

Fish Market

Throughout the week: 8:00am to 1:00pm and 4:00pm to 11:00pm 

Tecom and Knowledge Village

Saturday to Thursday: 8:00am to 6:00pm 

The fee will remain active in the multi-level parking terminals 24 hours a day. 


Prepaid parking: 8:00am to 1:00pm and 7:00pm to 12midnight 


Dubai Bus

From June 18 to July 17

Gold Souk and Ghubaiba: 5:00am to 12:00midnight

Al Qusais, Satwa, Al Quoz Industrial, and Jebel Ali: 5:40am to 10:30pm

Other stations: 5:00am to 12:30am (past midnight), except for Route C01; which will operate round-the-clock. 

Metro Feeders Stations

At Rashidiya, Mall of the Emirate, Ibn Battuta, Burj Khalifa-Dubai Mall, Abu Hail and Etisalat stations

Saturday to Wednesday: 5:15am to 12:30am (past midnight)

Thursday and Friday: 5:15am to 1:10am (of the following day) 

All metro stations feeder bus services will complement the timings of the metro service hours.

From June 18 to July 17 this year, commercial transport and inter-city bus services will operate as follows:

Ghubaiba: 24-hours a day

Union Square, Sabkha: 5:30am to 12:00midnight

Deira City Center and Karama stations: 6:10am to 10:15pm

Sharjah (Jubail):24-hours a day

Abu Dhabi station: 5:00am to 12:30am (past midnight)

Fujairah station: 5:55am until 9:30pm

Ajman station: 6:00am to 10:00pm

Hatta station: 5.30am up to 9:30pm 


Red Line

Saturday to Wednesday: 5:30am to 12:00am (midnight)

Thursday: 5:30am to 1am (of the following day)

Friday: 1 pm to 1 am (of the following day). 

Green Line

Saturday to Wednesday: 5:50am to 12:00 midnight

Thursday: 5:50am to 1am (of the following day)

Friday: 1 pm to 1 am (of the following day) 


Saturday to Thursday: 6:30 am to 1:30 am (of the following day)

Friday: 9:00am to 1:30am (of the following day) 

Marine transport 

Water Bus at the Dubai Creek and Marina stations

Saturday to Thursday: 12:00 pm (at noon) to 12:00 am (midnight)

Friday and public holidays: 2:00pm to 1:00 am (of the following day) 

Water Taxi service

Marina Station: 2:00pm to 10:00pm

Ghubaiba Station: 4:00pm to 10:00pm

The Palm area: 4:00pm to 10:00pm 

The Dubai Ferry

Ghubaiba Station to Marina Station: at 11:00am to 6:30pm

From the Marina Station a tourist journey will be operated for one hour at 5:00pm and pass through tourist landmarks of Dubai such as Atlantis Hotel, and the Palm Island. 

Abra service

Burj Khalifa - Dubai Mall: 8:00pm to 11:00pm

Al Mamzar: 8:00pm to 2:00am (of the following day)

Atlantis: 1:00pm to 9:00pm 

Vehicle testing and registration centres 

Saturday to Thursday: morning shift from 9:00am to 3:00pm and evening shift from 9:00pm to 12:00am (midnight) 

Centres include - Tamam, Wasel (Jadaf, Arabi Center), Enoc (Tasjeel at Al Qusais, Al Barsha, Jebel Ali, Al Warsan, and Al Tawar), Shamil (at Muhaisna, Nad Al Hamar, Al Adid), Cars, Mumayaz (at Al Mizhar, Hamriya, Al Barsha Mall), Enoc Tasjeel at Hatta, Enoc Head Office, Shamil Head Office, and Speed Fit testing centers. 

Quick Testing Center: 8:00am to 5:00pm, and 9:00pm to 3:30am (of the following day) 

Shirawi Testing Center: 9:00am to 6:00 pm 

Dubai Health Authority 

Latifa Hospital's outpatient clinics: Sundays to Thursdays; 9:00am to 2:00pm 

Dubai Hospital and Rashid Hospital outpatient clinics: On weekdays; 8:00am to 1:00pm and 1:30pm to 6:00pm 

Hatta Hospital clinics: 8:30am to 10:30pm with an Iftar break from 6:45pm to 8:15pm 

Nad Al Hamar and Al Barsha health centre: round-the-clock on all days

Other DHA primary healthcare centres: Weekdays; 8:30am to 3pm and 8:30pm to 11:30pm. On Saturdays: 8:30am to 1:30pm 

Dental clinics in DHA hospitals will work as per the hospital timings 

Dental clinics in DHA primary healthcare centres: Sunday to Thursday; 8:30am to 3:00pm and 8:30pm to 11:30pm 

Dental clinics in Nad Al Hamar, Al Barsha and Al Bidaa health centres: 8:30am to 6:00pm and 8:30pm to 11:30pm 

Preventive services in DHA PHCs will remain open from 8:30am to 1:30pm 

Gynaecology clinics in DHA primary healthcare centres: 9:00am to 2:00pm 

Dubai Diabetes Centre: Weekdays; 9:00am to 1:00 pm 

Thalassemia Centre: 7:00am to 9:30pm 

Dubai Gynaecology and Fertility Centre: 8:30am to 2pm 

Dubai physiotherapy services: 7:30am to 2:30pm 

Medical fitness centres

Al Muhaisnah centre: Saturday to Wednesday; 4:30am to 4:30pm and 9:00pm to 3:00am | Thursdays: 7:00am to 4:30pm 

Al Rashidiya centre will be closed. 

Emirates airlines, DAFZA, Al Khawaneej, Al Towar,  Al Safa, Al Badaa, Al Mankhol, Al Quoz, DIFC, Al Lusaily and Al Rashidiya centres: Weekdays; 9:00am to 2:00pm 

Al Karama and Al Quoz: Weekdays; 8:00am to 5:00 pm 

JAFZA and Knowledge village: 8:00am to 1:00pm

Customers may call the DHA hotline number 800 342 for more information 


Health clinics: 9:00am to 2:00pm and 9:00pm to 10:30pm 

Parks and Recreation


Al Mahatta, Al Safia, Abu Shaghara and Al Nahda: 4:00pm to 1:00am

Other parks: 8pm to 12 midnight  

Rental regulatory section


Office located in industrial area 5: 9:00am to 5:00pm 

Lease attestation services: 9:00am to 2:00pm in all municipality centres

ALSO SEE: Ramadan Time Table

Compiled by Kymberlee Fernandes,

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