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Etihad Rail freight trains are operational across the UAE via the National Railway Network.

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Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed witnesses signing of strategic partnership between Etihad Rail and ADNOC to establish rail services between Abu Dhabi City and Al Dhannah

His Highness Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Office of Development and Martyrs Families Affairs at the Presidential Court, and Chairman of Etihad Rail, has witnessed the signing of a strategic partnership agreement between Etihad Rail, developer and operator of the UAE National Rail Network, and ADNOC.


Hamdan bin Zayed Reviews Railway Operations at Etihad Rail's Al Mirfa Depot


Oman and Etihad Rail Company signs MoU with Emirates Steel Arkan to transport raw limestone from Oman to the UAE


Etihad Rail concludes Middle East Rail with seven agreements to significantly drive freight and passenger rail services development

Transport Solutions

Commercial Freight Services are operational

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 UAE Railway Network links 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 complete

Network Complete
Freight services
Launched February 2023
Cargo capacity
Million Tons
by 2030
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