Two things stand out when you drive through the streets of Dubai: the endless rows of cars and trucks, and the massive amount of luggage that is always strewn across the road.
Dubai has been building up a massive intermodal transport network for years, but this year the first phase of the network was completed, bringing more than 3 million cars, trucks and buses onto the roads.
As a result, the UAE is now home to the world’s largest intermodality system.
As the UAE continues to develop its intermodals infrastructure, it’s also expanding its international passenger transport network.
We take a look at the intermodalities in Dubai, and why the country is so ambitious about making the city a world leader in intermodalis.
The Intermodals and the Future of Transport