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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Al Ain to Abu Dhabi X90
  2. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi to Sharjah Al Jubail 117

$12 - $19

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Al Ain to Dubai Airport

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Al Ain to Sharjah 94.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Al Ain to Sharjah 94.9 miles

$7 - $11

Taxi, bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Al Ain to Faqa, Terminus
  2. Take the bus from Faqa, Terminus to Ghubaiba Bus Station 66

$69 - $86

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Al Ain to Sharjah is to shuttle which costs AED 8 - AED 13 and takes 3 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Al Ain to Sharjah is to taxi which takes 1 h 33 min and costs AED 270 - AED 320.

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The distance between Al Ain and Sharjah is 132 km. The road distance is 152 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Al Ain to Sharjah, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Al Ain to Sharjah. However, there are services departing from Al Ain and arriving at Sharjah Al Jubail via Abu Dhabi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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

You can take a bus from Al Ain to Sharjah via Abu Dhabi in around 5 h 5 min.

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 Faqa, Terminus to Ghubaiba Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
rta.ae
Government of Sharjah
Phone
065017770
Email
info@sharjah.ae
Website
sharjah.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi to Sharjah Al Jubail
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
sharjah.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 Sharjah
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
National Taxi
Phone
+971 600 535353
Website
arabiataxi.ae

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