There are 5 ways to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai 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.

Recommended option

Metro  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the Metro from Danube to Burjuman Red

$2 - $4

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Jebel Ali Free Zone, Roundabout 6 to Ghubaiba Bus Station 91

$1 - $3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jebel Ali to Dubai 28.7 miles

$23 - $28

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Jebel Ali to Dubai 28.7 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Jebel Ali to Dubai 28.7 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai is to bus which costs AED 7 - AED 11 and takes 1 h 12 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai is to taxi which costs AED 80 - AED 100 and takes 35 min.

More details

The distance between Jebel Ali and Dubai is 35 km. The road distance is 45.9 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Jebel Ali to Dubai, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Jebel Ali Free Zone, Roundabout 6 and arriving at Ghubaiba Bus Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Jebel Ali to Dubai. However, there are services departing from Danube and arriving at Al Ras via Burjuman. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

More details

What companies run services between Jebel Ali, United Arab Emirates and Dubai, 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 50 min. Alternatively, Dubai RTA Bus operates a bus from Jebel Ali to Dubai every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Jebel Ali Free Zone, Roundabout 6 to Ghubaiba Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Uber Dubai
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Jebel Ali to Dubai
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberSELECT
$30 - $45
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
UberONE
$35 - $50
uberXL
$45 - $60
Taxi from Jebel Ali to Dubai
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Which side of Niagara Falls should I choose (and how do I get there)?, Getting to Milan from the airport and How do I get from Sydney to Melbourne - to help you get the most out of your next trip.