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There are 6 ways to get from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) by subway, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Subway

  1. Take the subway from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1 to Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1

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Line 29 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 29 bus from The Dubai Mall to Max Metro Bus Stop Landside
  2. Take the bus from Max Metro Bus Stop Landside to Airport Terminal 1, External

Bus, subway

  1. Take the bus from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Mall Metro Bus Stop Landside 2
  2. Take the subway from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1 to Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB)

Drive

  1. Drive from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport

The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) by walk and subway

1756 Weekly Services
42 min Average Duration
AED 5 Cheapest Price
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The Dubai Mall → Dubai Airport (DXB)
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COVID-19 help in United Arab Emirates

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United Arab Emirates is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dubai Airport (DXB) is 8001717.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dubai Airport (DXB) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dubai Airport (DXB) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 8001717.

Last updated: 5 Jan 2023
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) is to subway which costs AED 5 - AED 8 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) is to taxi which costs AED 140 - AED 180 and takes 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB). However, there are services departing from The Dubai Mall and arriving at Airport Terminal 1, External via Max Metro Bus Stop Landside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1 station and arriving at Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 station. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between The Dubai Mall and Dubai Airport (DXB) is 10 km. The road distance is 12.8 km.

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The best way to get from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) without a car is to subway which takes 42 min and costs AED 5 - AED 8.

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The subway from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1 to Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, depart from The Dubai Mall station.

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The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) train services, operated by Dubai RTA, depart from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1.

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The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Airport Terminal 1, External station.

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Map of how to get from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB).
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  • Distance: 9.6 km
  • Duration: 42 min

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

Dubai RTA operates a vehicle from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1 to Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1 every 10 minutes. Tickets cost AED 5 - AED 8 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) via Max Metro Bus Stop Landside in around 46 min.

Train operators
Dubai RTA
Phone
(650) 123-2558
Email
info@internetcont.com
Website
rta.ae
Subway from Burj Khalifa/ Dubai Mall Metro Station 1 to Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
AED 5 - AED 8
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
8009090
Email
ask@rta.ae
Website
rta.ae
Bus from The Dubai Mall to Max Metro Bus Stop Landside
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
AED 4 - AED 6
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Max Metro Bus Stop Landside to Airport Terminal 1, External
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
AED 3 - AED 4
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Mall Metro Bus Stop Landside 2
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
AED 3 - AED 6
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Jayride_PrivateTransfer
Towncar from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
AED 90 - AED 140
Private
AED 90 - AED 140
Taxi from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
AED 140 - AED 180
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dubaitaxi.ae
Arabia Taxi
Phone
04 2080 808
Website
arabiataxi.ae

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The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) train services, operated by Dubai RTA, arrive at Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 1.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB) is 13 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from The Dubai Mall to Dubai Airport (DXB).

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