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Earn up to 1 million nol Plus points for frequent use of public transport

Loyal travelers have the opportunity to earn up to one million nol Plus points for their frequent use of public transport in Dubai, as part of the 14th Public Transport Day celebrations that began on Wednesday, according to Roads and Transportation Authority (RTA).

The two-week public transportation celebration will run through November 8 under the theme, ‘Gym on the go’ which is aimed at

“promote public health and physical fitness of community members by encouraging them to use public transportation.”

RTA will reward the most frequent users of public transport (Dubai Metro, Tram, buses, shipping, etc.) over the last five years, both the public and People of Determination. Special recognition will be given to RTA employees, as well as people from government and private entities who participate in the campaign.

Participants belonging to all three categories must register on the RTA website (create an RTA user ID and link the nol card) to qualify.

“The top three (the most frequent riders) in each category will receive rewards ranging from 250,000 to 1 million Plus nol points.”

saying Rowdah Al Mehrizi, Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications, RTA.

Nol Plus is a loyalty and rewards program launched by RTA for nol cardholders. Members earn points and receive special benefits every time they use their nol card to pay for Dubai Metro, taxi fares, public buses or pay parking fees. Travelers can use the loyalty points earned to top up their nol account or take advantage of discounts while shopping or dining at select restaurants.

Celebrating 18 years of RTA service

The actual Public transport day which falls on November 1 coincides with RTA’s 18th anniversary. Al-Mehrizi noted that it also coincides with the Dubai Fitness Challenge initiated by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, which will run this year from October 28 to November 26.

She added:

“RTA has planned several initiatives for this year’s celebration. Part of these events reference the designation of 2023 as the Year of Sustainability. The public can participate in sports activities at public transportation stations for 7 days, and all “You are invited to join various events and contests during the campaign.”

Games on the go

Events for Public transport day Includes the GPS CANVAS Interface contest run by prominent social media influencers. Al-Mehrizi explained:

“Each influencer will navigate Dubai with GPS using different modes of public transport such as metro, tram, ferry, bus and abra. The goal is to encourage the public to replicate those routes and share their unique GPS drawings. Five participants will be chosen as winners of this contest.”

Save the species and win prizes.

There is also an emphasis on environmental sustainability. There will be a digital game on smartphones aimed at motivating players to protect endangered animals and reduce carbon footprint.

“Players can register on the RTA-designated microsite and follow clues to locate virtual treasures, which symbolize the rescue of endangered species. Winners who help these animals will have a chance to win prizes from the RTA.”

aggregate Al Mehrizi.

News Source: Khaleej Times

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