There are 5 ways to get from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Metro  •  24 min

  1. Take the Metro from Burjuman to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall Red

$1 - $2

Cheapest option

Line 29 bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the line 29 bus from Al Fahidie Metro Bus Stop A to The Dubai Mall 29

$1

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa 6.2 miles

$5 - $7

Drive  •  9 min

  1. Drive from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa 6.2 miles

$1

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa 6.2 miles

$13

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bur Dubai and Burj Khalifa is 8 km. The road distance is 10 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa is to line 29 bus which costs AED 1 - AED 3 and takes 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs AED 21 - AED 26.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burjuman and arriving at Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Al Fahidie Metro Bus Stop A and arriving at The Dubai Mall. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

The Metro from Burjuman to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

What companies run services between Bur Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Burj Khalifa, United Arab Emirates?

Dubai RTA operates a train from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Dubai RTA Bus operates a bus from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Al Fahidie Metro Bus Stop A to The Dubai Mall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Uber Dubai
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$13
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$15
UberONE
$15
UberSELECT
$13
uberXL
$19
Taxi from Bur Dubai to Burj Khalifa
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dtc.dubai.ae

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