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There are 3 ways to get from Dubai South to Business Bay by bus, subway, taxi or car

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Bus, subway

  1. Take the bus from Dubai World Central, Gate 6 2 to Ibn Battuta Metro Station 7
  2. Take the subway from Ibn Battuta Metro Station 2 to Business Bay Metro Station 2

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Dubai South to Business Bay

Drive

  1. Drive from Dubai South to Business Bay

Dubai South to Business Bay by bus and subway

The journey time between Dubai South and Business Bay is around 1h 10m and covers a distance of around 51 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h. Operated by Dubai RTA Bus and Dubai RTA, the Dubai South to Business Bay service departs from Dubai World Central, Gate 6 2 and arrives in Business Bay Metro Station 2. Typically 224 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
57 min
Layover time:
13 min
Total time:
1h 10m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h
Journey distance:
51 km
Services per week:
224
Cheapest price:
AED 10
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:35
Last service departs at:
22:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dubai South to Business Bay bus and subway schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Thursday

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 South to Business Bay is to drive which costs AED 8 - AED 12 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai South to Business Bay is to taxi which costs AED 85 - AED 110 and takes 35 min.

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The distance between Dubai South and Business Bay is 38 km. The road distance is 48 km.

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The best way to get from Dubai South to Business Bay without a car is to bus and subway which takes 1h 1m and costs AED 10 - AED 15.

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It takes approximately 1h 1m to get from Dubai South to Business Bay, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubai South to Business Bay is 48 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Dubai South to Business Bay.

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Map of how to get from Dubai South to Business Bay.
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  • Distance: 37.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 1m

What companies run services between Dubai South, United Arab Emirates and Business Bay, United Arab Emirates?

There is no direct connection from Dubai South to Business Bay. However, you can take the bus to Ibn Battuta Metro Station 7, take the walk to Ibn Battuta Metro Station 2, then take the subway to Business Bay Metro Station 2. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Business Bay.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
rta.ae
Bus from Dubai World Central, Gate 6 2 to Ibn Battuta Metro Station 7
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
AED 7 - AED 10
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Taxi from Dubai South to Business Bay
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
AED 85 - AED 110

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