The Roads and Transport Authority Dubai has announced that due to maintenance work, Al Maktoum Bridge will be closed for the weekend.
The bridge is expected to be closed from Friday, August 30 at 1 am until Saturday, August 31 at 9 am due to construction works.
All you drivers out there are advised to use alternate routes such as Floating Bridge, Al Riyadh Street, Rashid Hospital and Broadcast roundabouts.
RTA shared the announcement via Twitter
If you’re planning to use Al Maktoum Bridge from Bur Dubai to Deira during the weekend, please be informed that the lanes from Umm Hurair Road bridge to Al Maktoum Bridge will be closed from Friday, August 30 at 1 am until Saturday, August 31 at 9 am due to maintenance work.
— RTA (@rta_dubai) August 29, 2019