Skip Nav
Do AirPods Work on a Plane?
iPhone 7 Plus
Here's How to Use Your AirPods on an Airplane
Why Does My Phone Battery Die Quickly?
Technology & Gadgets
Here's Why Your Phone Battery Dies So Unreasonably Quick
Tech Accessories
7 Gadgets You've Never Heard of But Absolutely Need
How Do You Turn Siri Off on Your iPhone Lockscreen?
Here's How to Turn Siri Off on Your Lockscreen

How to Get to Ain Dubai

The Incredible Way People Will Get to Dubai's Bluewaters Island

Ain Dubai is really taking shape – at 1,600ft the viewing wheel which roughly translates as the Dubai Eye is set to rival the London Eye and High Roller in Las Vegas (550ft).

When it's finished, it will be able to carry up to 1,400 passengers in 48 capsules with views of the Dubai Marina, Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab and Palm Jumeirah so the Bluewaters island can expect plenty of visitors in 2018.

But what's perhaps more interesting is the way people will travel to and from the attraction, 25 autonomous vehicles will carry up to 24 passengers at a time between the site and JBR (Nakheel Harbour and Tower Metro) in four and a half minutes.

It means 3,350 people can go in each direction per hour!

"His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, recently launched an strategy for smart self-driving transport as part of Dubai's strategy to become the smartest city in the world. By 2030, 25 per cent of all transportation trips in Dubai will be smart and driverless. As such we are proud to contribute to this ambitious goal," 2getthere Middle East and United Technical Services COO Ziad Al Askari, said.

We can't wait to ride it next year!

Image Source: 2getthere Middle East
Egypt Bans Blue Whale App After Deaths
Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi Cinesplash
Will MGM, Bellagio and Caesars Palace Dubai Have Gambling?
2018-2019 UAE Private School Term and Holiday Dates
What Is Dubai Pass?
Free Frostinos at Costa UAE
Saudi Arabia Is No.1 Country For Spending on Vacation
Orange and Balsamic Vinegar Marinated Octopus
Recording Video Without Permission Is Against UAE Law
Women in Saudi Arabia Teaching Each Other to Drive
Fashionable Sneakers Spring 2018
Careem Data Hack: Driver and Customer Data Stolen
Latest Technology & Gadgets
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds