There are 5 ways to get from Al Ain to Dubai by bus, taxi, car, train or shuttle

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Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi X90
  2. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop E101

$10 - $17

Cheapest option

Shuttle, Metro  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Al Ain to Dubai Airport
  2. Take the Metro from Airport Terminal 3 to Nakheel Red

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Al Ain to Dubai 95.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Al Ain to Dubai 95.9 miles

$7 - $11

Taxi, bus, Metro  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Al Ain to Faqa, Terminus
  2. Take the bus from Faqa, Terminus to Burjuman Metro Bus Stop A 66
  3. Take the Metro from Burjuman to Nakheel Red

$69 - $86

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The cheapest way to get from Al Ain to Dubai is to shuttle and Metro which costs AED 4 - AED 9 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Al Ain to Dubai is to taxi which costs AED 270 - AED 330 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Al Ain and Dubai is 114 km. The road distance is 153.4 km.

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The best way to get from Al Ain to Dubai without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 19 min and costs AED 35 - AED 65.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Al Ain to Dubai, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Al Ain to Dubai is 153 km. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Al Ain to Dubai.

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  • Distance: 71.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Al Ain, United Arab Emirates and Dubai, United Arab Emirates?

You can take a bus from Al Ain to Dubai via Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station, Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop, and Ibn Battuta Mall in around 4 h 19 min.

Train operators
Dubai RTA
Phone
(650) 123-2558
Email
info@internetcont.com
Website
dubaimetro.eu
Train from Burjuman to Nakheel
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Train from Airport Terminal 3 to Nakheel
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus operators
Abu Dhabi Department of Transport
Website
dot.abudhabi.ae
Bus from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
dot.abudhabi.ae
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Al Ain Bus Station to Abu Dhabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Faqa, Terminus to Burjuman Metro Bus Stop A
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
rta.ae
Emirates Courtesy Shuttle
Website
emirates.com
Shuttle from Al Ain to Dubai Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
emirates.com
Other operators
Taxi from Al Ain to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
National Taxi
Phone
+971 600 535353
Website
arabiataxi.ae

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