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There are 6 ways to get from Dubai to Muscat by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Rashidiya Metro Station to Azaibah 201

$12 - $18

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Drive  •  4h 29m

  1. Drive from Dubai to Muscat 423 km

$19 - $29

Line 102 bus to Dubai, fly  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the line 102 bus from Global Village 1 to Rashidiya Metro Station Gate 5
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Muscat (MCT) DXB - MCT

$137 - $611

Line 102 bus to Sharjah, fly  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the line 102 bus from Global Village 1 to Rashidiya Metro Station Gate 5
  2. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Muscat (MCT) SHJ - MCT

$172 - $439

Drive to Khasab, fly  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from Dubai to Khasab
  2. Fly from Khasab (KHS) to Muscat (MCT) KHS - MCT

$113 - $390

Bus to Abu Dhabi, fly  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Station 10 to Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 and 3
  2. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Muscat (MCT) AUH - MCT

$161 - $228

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The cheapest way to get from Dubai to Muscat is to bus which costs AED 40 - AED 70 and takes 8h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai to Muscat is to drive which costs AED 70 - AED 110 and takes 4h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubai to Muscat. However, there are services departing from Global Village 1 and arriving at Azaibah via Rashidiya Metro Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 23m.

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The distance between Dubai and Muscat is 355 km. The road distance is 423 km.

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The best way to get from Dubai to Muscat without a car is to bus which takes 8h 23m and costs AED 40 - AED 70.

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It takes approximately 8h 23m to get from Dubai to Muscat, including transfers.

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Dubai to Muscat bus services, operated by Mwasalat, depart from Rashidiya Metro Station.

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The quickest flight from Dubai Airport to Muscat Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Dubai to Muscat bus services, operated by Mwasalat, arrive at Azaibah station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubai to Muscat is 423 km. It takes approximately 4h 29m to drive from Dubai to Muscat.

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  • Distance: 355.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 23m

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

Mwasalat operates a bus from Rashidiya Metro Station to Azaibah once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 6h 50m.

Airlines
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Dubai to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Flights from Sharjah to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $460
Flights from Khasab to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
SalamAir
Website
salamair.com
Flights from Dubai to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Rotana Jet
Website
rotanajet.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $440
WESTbahn
Website
westbahn.at
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $440
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $440
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
rta.ae
Bus from Global Village 1 to Rashidiya Metro Station Gate 5
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Station 10 to Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 and 3
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae

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