There are 5 ways to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) by train, bus, 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.

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Metro  •  42 min

  1. Take the Metro from Nakheel to Airport Terminal 3 Red

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Line 10 SkyBus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 10 SkyBus from Gulf Oasis Hotel to Dubai International Airport 10

$5

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) 22.6 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) 22.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) 22.6 miles

$26 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) is to Metro which costs AED 3 - AED 6 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) is to taxi which costs AED 80 - AED 100 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Dubai and Dubai Airport (DXB) is 28 km. The road distance is 36.2 km.

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The Metro from Nakheel to Airport Terminal 3 takes 42 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gulf Oasis Hotel and arriving at Dubai International Airport. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nakheel and arriving at Airport Terminal 3. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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

Dubai RTA operates a train from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, Dubai RTA Bus operates a bus from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Gulf Oasis Hotel to Dubai International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Uber Dubai
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberSELECT
$26 - $35
UberBLACK
$28 - $40
UberONE
$28 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dtc.dubai.ae

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