Parking Cards

What are parking cards?

Parking cards can be used to pay for parking without the use of coins. Also, by using parking cards, parking can be done without the need of payment every time.

RTA Seasonal parking cards

It’s a known fact that parking is a tough thing and daily struggle faced by every citizen in UAE.

In order to ease this difficulty, RTA has introduced seasonal parking cards to offer relief to the people who want to get upgraded from pay as you go system where it would be a problem if one forgets to insert a coin in the machine or if one forgets to send the text.

Seasonal parking cards launched by RTA can be purchased on monthly, half yearly and yearly basis with varying charges depending on the card.

Seasonal parking cards allow the cardholder to use public parking in Dubai according to the symbol in the parking signs without the need to make a payment each time.

How to get RTA seasonal parking cards

  • The customer who wants to obtain RTA seasonal parking cards logs into the website or mobile application related to RTA and selects the service of seasonal parking cards.
  • Now, he enters the vehicle’s details.
  • Then, he pays the fees using his credit card.
  • Card gets activated and the customer need not show it if it belonged to one vehicle, if it’s related to more than one vehicle then the seasonal card can be printed and placed in the recognizable spot of vehicle’s dashboard.

RTA mobile app

RTA mobile app can also be used instead of printed card and this helps in preventing damage or loss of the card and also to remotely activate the vehicle without transferring the card from one vehicle to another.

Charges applied to RTA Seasonal parking cards

Charges applied on RTA seasonal parking cards varies depending on the type of the card you select.

     Card Type          Duration        Charges
    Card Type A          90 days      1400 AED
    Card Type A         180 days      2500 AED
    Card Type A         365 days      4500 AED
    Card Type B           90 days        700 AED
    Card Type B         180 days      1300 AED
    Card Type B         365 days      2400 AED


Charges for roadside parking

Charges for roadside parking includes

  • 1400 AED for 3 months
  • 2500 AED for 6 months
  • 4500 AED for 1 year

Charges for parking lots include

  • 700 AED for 3 months
  • 1300 AED for 6 months
  • 2500 AED for 1 year

You can also go through: RTA fines in Dubai

RTA parking zones in which different seasonal parking cards can be used



Type of card



    Zone A Card A 8 am to 10 pm with no break between 1 pm to 4 pm like before
    Zone B Card A, B 8 am to 10 pm with no break between 1 pm to 4 pm like before
    Zone C Card A 8 am to 10 pm with no break between 1 pm to 4 pm like before
    Zone D Card  A, B 8 am to 10 pm with no break between 1 pm to 4 pm like before

Requirements for this service:

For a customer to avail an RTA parking card, he should have a valid vehicle registration ID.

Parking cards are what make parking easy nowadays and availing this service helps the customers park the vehicles in the more organized way possible.

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