The UAE's National Rail Network

Built to the highest international standards, Etihad Rail’s state-of-the-art network will act as a catalyst for economic growth and sustained social development.

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Etihad Rail completes tracklaying works for the main line in Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah

Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE National Rail Network, completed the main works of the UAE National Rail Network with the completion of the tracklaying works of the main line in Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah, as part of the last package of Stage Two of the project.


The Board of Directors of the joint venture between Oman Rail and Etihad Rail hold inaugural meeting


Landmark agreement between Oman Rail and Etihad Rail to build a 3-billion-dollar railway connecting Sohar Port to the UAE National Rail Network


Etihad Rail signs Memorandums of Understanding at InnoTrans 2022 with leading international railway companies

Transport Solutions

Commercial Freight Services that are sustainable, reliant and more efficient

Etihad Rail’s transport solutions mean significant benefits for businesses, allowing for more productive use of time and resources, reduced costs, and more efficient asset management.

Railway Network

Connecting the United Arab Emirates to the Gulf Cooperation Council

Built to international standards, the railway will link the principal centres of trade, industry, manufacturing, production, logistics, population and all the major import and export points of the United Arab Emirates as well as form an integral part of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) railway network.

Progress & Development

Network Expansion

Network Complete
Abu Dhabi to Dubai
Region Complete
Excavations Completed
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Etihad Rail is part of the ‘Projects of the 50’. A series of developmental and economic projects that aim to accelerate the UAE.

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