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There are 5 ways to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway

  1. Take the subway from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1

Line 77 bus, line 27 bus

  1. Take the line 77 bus from Airport Terminal 3 to City Centre MS A 4
  2. Take the line 27 bus from City Centre MS A 1 to The Dubai Mall

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay

Drive

  1. Drive from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Dubai Airport to Business Bay

Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay by subway

The subway journey time between Dubai Airport (DXB) and Business Bay is around 26 min and covers a distance of around 16 km. The fastest subway normally takes 26 min. Operated by Dubai RTA, the Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay subway service departs from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 and arrives in Business Bay Metro Station 1. Typically 1463 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Subway route information

Average subway time:
26 min
Fastest subway time:
26 min
Subway distance:
16 km
Subways per week:
1463
Cheapest price:
AED 3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:00
Last subway departs at:
23:53

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay subway schedules

Subway services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay is to drive which costs AED 2 - AED 4 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay is to taxi which costs AED 45 - AED 60 and takes 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay. However, there are services departing from Airport Terminal 3 and arriving at Lake Central Tower 1 via City Centre MS A 1 and The Dubai Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 station and arriving at Business Bay Metro Station 1 station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Dubai Airport (DXB) and Business Bay is 11 km. The road distance is 16.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay without a car is to subway which takes 26 min and costs AED 3 - AED 5.

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The subway from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1 takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, depart from Airport Terminal 3 station.

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Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay train services, operated by Dubai RTA, depart from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1.

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Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at The Dubai Mall station.

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Map of how to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay.
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  • Distance: 11.2 km
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Dubai Airport (DXB), United Arab Emirates and Business Bay, United Arab Emirates?

Dubai RTA operates a vehicle from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1 every 10 minutes. Tickets cost AED 3 - AED 5 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay via City Centre MS A 4, City Centre MS A 1, and The Dubai Mall in around 1h 28m.

Train operators
Dubai RTA
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
rta.ae
Bus from Airport Terminal 3 to City Centre MS A 4
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
AED 1 - AED 2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from City Centre MS A 1 to The Dubai Mall
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
AED 3 - AED 6
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Taxi from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
AED 45 - AED 60
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dubaitaxi.ae
Jayride
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dubai Airport to Business Bay
Estimated price
AED 170 - AED 250

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Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay train services, operated by Dubai RTA, arrive at Business Bay Metro Station 1.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay is 16 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Business Bay.

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