RTA revealed the route 2020 project which will link the metro’s red line to the Expo 2020 site. The route links Nakheel Harbour and Tower station to the Expo 2020 site near Al Maktoum International Airport. On this section, 10.5km will be elevated, and 4km will be underground, also supported by two underground stations.
The 14.5-km long Route 2020 for Dubai Metro’s Red Line extension will have total eight stations, five elevated stations with a design which was revealed on Monday being the design of the centralstation;The design is similar to the wings of an Airplane. Currently, the Red Line journey time from Rashidiya to Jebel Ali is around 60 minutes. The new route will have an additional journey time of 16 minutes.