There are 5 ways to get from Dubai to Al Ain by bus, taxi, car, train or shuttle

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

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station E101
  2. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain X90

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Metro, shuttle  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nakheel to Airport Terminal 3 Red
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dubai Airport to Al Ain

$2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dubai to Al Ain 93.5 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Dubai to Al Ain 93.5 miles

$7 - $11

Metro, bus, taxi  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nakheel to Burjuman Red
  2. Take the bus from Burjuman Metro Bus Stop A to Faqa, Terminus 66
  3. Take a taxi from Faqa, Terminus to Al Ain

$43 - $61

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubai to Al Ain is to Metro and shuttle which costs AED 7 - AED 9 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai to Al Ain is to taxi which takes 1 h 34 min and costs AED 260 - AED 320.

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The distance between Dubai and Al Ain is 114 km. The road distance is 150 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Dubai to Al Ain, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Al Ain, United Arab Emirates?

You can take a bus from Dubai to Al Ain via Ibn Battuta Mall, Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station, and Abu Dhabi in around 4 h 34 min.

Train operators
Dubai RTA
Phone
(650) 123-2558
Email
info@internetcont.com
Website
dubaimetro.eu
Train from Nakheel to Burjuman
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Train from Nakheel to Airport Terminal 3
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi Bus Station to Al Ain Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Burjuman Metro Bus Stop A to Faqa, Terminus
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
rta.ae
Abu Dhabi Department of Transport
Website
dot.abudhabi.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
dot.abudhabi.ae
Emirates Courtesy Shuttle
Website
emirates.com
Shuttle from Dubai Airport to Al Ain
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
emirates.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dubai to Al Ain
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dtc.dubai.ae

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