There are 4 ways to get from Dubai to Bahrain by plane, train or car

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

Fly from Dubai  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Manama (BAH) DXB - BAH

$61 - $91

Cheapest option

Metro to Sharjah, fly  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nakheel to Rashidiya
  2. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Manama (BAH) SHJ - BAH

$53 - $128

2 alternative options

Metro to Abu Dhabi, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nakheel to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall
  2. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Manama (BAH) AUH - BAH

$91 - $431

Drive  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Dubai to Al Muharraq 572.3 miles

$40 - $65

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

Emirates, Gulf Air Bahrain and two other airlines fly from Dubai to Al Muharraq hourly.

Airlines
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Dubai to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Dubai to Manama
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Train operators
Dubai RTA
Phone
(650) 123-2558
Email
info@internetcont.com
Website
dubaimetro.eu
Train from Nakheel to Rashidiya
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Train from Nakheel to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dubai and Bahrain is 480 km. The road distance is 916 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dubai to Bahrain is to drive which costs AED 150 - AED 230 and takes 10 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Dubai to Bahrain is to fly which takes 3 h 52 min and costs AED 220 - AED 340.

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Dubai to Bahrain, including transfers.