There are 5 ways to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Metro  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the Metro from Danube to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall Red

$1 - $2

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Line 96 bus, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Jebel Ali Industrial Area 6 to Interchange 4 96
  2. Take the bus from Interchange 4 to Jumeira, Post Office 93 / ...

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jebel Ali to Dubai 21.6 miles

$17 - $21

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Jebel Ali to Dubai 21.6 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jebel Ali to Dubai 21.6 miles

$24 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Jebel Ali to Dubai. However, there are services departing from Jebel Ali Industrial Area 6 and arriving at The Dubai Mall via Interchange 4 and Jumeira, Post Office. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Danube and arriving at Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Jebel Ali and Dubai is 28 km. The road distance is 34.6 km.

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The best way to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai without a car is to Metro which takes 1 h 1 min and costs .

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The Metro from Danube to Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Jebel Ali to Dubai bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, depart from Jebel Ali Industrial Area 6 station.

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Jebel Ali to Dubai train services, operated by Dubai RTA, depart from Danube station.

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The best way to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai is to Metro which takes 1 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 96 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 38 min.

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Jebel Ali to Dubai bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Jumeira, Post Office station.

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Jebel Ali to Dubai train services, operated by Dubai RTA, arrive at Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall station.

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Map of how to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai.
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  • Distance: 17.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

What companies run services between Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates and Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashed Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, 31166 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates?

Dubai RTA operates a train from Jebel Ali to Dubai every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Jebel Ali to Dubai via Interchange 4, Jumeira, Post Office, and The Dubai Mall in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Jebel Ali Industrial Area 6 to Interchange 4
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
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Bus from Interchange 4 to Jumeira, Post Office
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Uber Dubai
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jebel Ali to Dubai
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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$24 - $35
Black
$28 - $40
One
$28 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Jebel Ali to Dubai
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21

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Yes, the driving distance between Jebel Ali to Dubai is 35 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Jebel Ali to Dubai.

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