The NOL card is a daily necessity that Dubai commuters use for public transportation – whether it be the Dubai Metro train or the bus. Normally, you will be able to check the balance of your NOL card by tapping it before entering the train platforms.
But what if you simply wanted to check the remaining credits and you’re nowhere near the metro but you can access the internet? You can surely visit the NOL Card Balance checker feature in the RTA website. To guide you, here are 3 easy steps to check your NOL card balance online.
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Checking the Remaining Credits in your Dubai NOL Card Online
1. Go to the RTA Website or click this Balance Checker link – https://www.rta.ae/wpsv5/wps/portal/NolBalance?SwitchToLatestLocale=true
On the website, go to: RTA Homepage > Public transport > NOL > View NOL Card Balance — It’s much easier to just use the balance checker link above.
2. Fill out the form with your card number. The NOL card number is located at the back of your card.
3.Type the security code shown on the image and click the Check option. The balance on the card will be shown at the bottom of the page.
That’s it! Pretty easy and a good tip to remember just so you know you have this option.
Public transportation in Dubai has become accessible to commuters. The NOL card is an important commodity to conveniently access these transport services offered by the Road & Transport Authority (RTA). So it is important that you keep it loaded at all times. Otherwise, you will worry about where you’re going to top it up when there is no machine nearby.
To end this post, please make sure that you Tap your NOL card especially in the buses. Remember that there is a fine of about 200 AED if the system shows that you did not tap your card in the machine.