There are 4 ways to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown by train, 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  •  22 min

  1. Take the Metro from Airport Terminal 3 to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall Red

$1 - $2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown 9.4 miles

$12 - $16

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown 9.4 miles

$1

Uber  •  13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown 9.4 miles

$12 - $16

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

Dubai RTA operates a train from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Other operators
Uber Dubai
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$15
UberONE
$15
UberSELECT
$12 - $16
uberXL
$19
Taxi from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Sofitel Dubai Downtown
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dtc.dubai.ae

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dubai Airport (DXB) and Sofitel Dubai Downtown is 10 km. The road distance is 15 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Airport Terminal 3 and arriving at Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

The Metro from Airport Terminal 3 to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.