There are 5 ways to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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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

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

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The best way to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) without a car is to Metro which takes 42 min and costs .

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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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Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, depart from Gulf Oasis Hotel station.

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Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) train services, operated by Dubai RTA, depart from Nakheel station.

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The best way to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) is to Metro which takes 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 10 SkyBus, which costs and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Dubai International Airport station.

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Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) train services, operated by Dubai RTA, arrive at Airport Terminal 3 station.

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Map of how to get from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB).
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  • Distance: 17.2 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

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
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uber.com
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$26 - $35
Black
$29 - $40
One
$29 - $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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Yes, the driving distance between Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB) is 36 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Dubai to Dubai Airport (DXB).

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There are 1036+ hotels available in Dubai Airport (DXB). Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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