This road in Ras Al Khaimah has a speed limit of 140 Kmph
Ras Al Khaimah has officially opened phase one of a major AED410 million ($111 million) highways project connecting the north and south of the emirate.
The ring road surrounds the urban region of the RAK City and planned ones for the coming 20 years starts from Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road and ends at RAK-Shaam road that leads to Musandam in the Sultanate of Oman
The Ras Al Khaimah Ring Road is considered to be one of the most important roads in the northern region. It is an artery and a vital outlet. It is a quick link to the entire region.
The new road represents a major support for the northern region and consists of three lanes for each direction at a designed speed of 140 km/h, in addition to 10 intersections, and has a capacity of up to 60,000 vehicles per direction per day.
The new ring road will have a significant impact on reducing traffic congestion within Ras Al Khaimah by up to approximately 30 per cent and will contribute to reducing traffic accidents as it will remove trucks from the city traffic.