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

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Metro  •  58 min

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

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Line 81 bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from The Dubai Mall to Rashid Al Hadees Masjid 81
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Rashid Al Hadees Masjid to Royal Mirage Hotel 1 8

$1

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah 12.8 miles

$10 - $13

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah 12.8 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah 12.8 miles

$15 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah is to Metro which costs AED 3 - AED 5 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah is to taxi which costs AED 40 - AED 50 and takes 16 min.

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The distance between Burj Khalifa and Palm Jumeirah is 16 km. The road distance is 20.5 km.

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The Metro from Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall to Nakheel takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah. However, there are services departing from The Dubai Mall and arriving at Royal Mirage Hotel 1 via Rashid Al Hadees Masjid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall and arriving at Nakheel. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The nearest airport to Palm Jumeirah is Dubai Al Maktoum Intl (DWC) Airport which is 20.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Dubai (DXB) (26.2 km), Sharjah (SHJ) (44.2 km), Abu Dhabi (AUH) (90.7 km) and Kish Island (KIH) (197.7 km).

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Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah train services, operated by Dubai RTA, arrive at Jebel Ali station.

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Map of how to get from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Burj Khalifa, United Arab Emirates and Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates?

Dubai RTA operates a train from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah via The Dubai Mall, Rashid Al Hadees Masjid, and Royal Mirage Hotel 1 in around 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from The Dubai Mall to Rashid Al Hadees Masjid
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Rashid Al Hadees Masjid to Royal Mirage Hotel 1
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Uber Dubai
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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uber.com
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$15 - $20
Black
$16 - $22
One
$16 - $22
UberXL
$21 - $28
Taxi from Burj Khalifa to Palm Jumeirah
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dtc.dubai.ae

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