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There are 5 ways to get from Union Square to Business Bay by bus, subway, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, subway via Deira City Centre Metro Station 1  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 2 to Deira City Center Bus Station 2 E307
  2. Take the subway from Deira City Centre Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1 MRed

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Bus, subway  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 2 to Union Square Bus Station 5 E303
  2. Take the subway from Union Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1 MRed

Bus, line 9 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 1 to Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 14 E306
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 45 to Business Bay Metro Station Seaside 9 / ...

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Union Square to Business Bay 27.9 km

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Union Square to Business Bay 27.9 km

Union Square to Business Bay by walk, bus and subway

The journey time between Union Square and Business Bay is around 1h and covers a distance of around 28 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5 min. The fastest journey normally takes 43 min. Operated by Dubai RTA Bus and Dubai RTA, the Union Square to Business Bay service departs from Union Square and arrives in Business Bay Metro Station 1. Typically 285 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
54 min
Layover time:
5 min
Total time:
1h

Route information

Fastest journey time:
43 min
Journey distance:
28 km
Services per week:
285
Cheapest price:
AED 7
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:40
Last service departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Union Square to Business Bay walk, bus and subway schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Monday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Union Square → Business Bay
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Rules to follow in United Arab Emirates

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Travel within United Arab Emirates

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

COVID-19 help in United Arab Emirates

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 8001717

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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Business Bay is 8001717.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Business Bay is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Business Bay is 2 metres.

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

Last updated: 8 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Square to Business Bay is to drive which costs AED 4 - AED 7 and takes 20 min.

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The fastest way to get from Union Square to Business Bay is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs AED 50 - AED 65.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Square station to Business Bay station. However, there are services departing from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 1 and arriving at Business Bay Metro Station Seaside via Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 45. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Union Square and Business Bay is 22 km. The road distance is 27.9 km.

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The best way to get from Union Square to Business Bay without a car is to bus and subway via Deira City Centre Metro Station 1 which takes 1h 9m and costs AED 7 - AED 12.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Union Square to Business Bay, including transfers.

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Union Square to Business Bay bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, depart from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 1.

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Union Square to Business Bay bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Business Bay Metro Station Seaside.

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Yes, the driving distance between Union Square to Business Bay is 28 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Union Square to Business Bay.

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There are 1058+ hotels available in Business Bay. Prices start at AED 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Union Square to Business Bay.
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  • Distance: 21.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Union Square, United Arab Emirates and Business Bay, United Arab Emirates?

You can take a bus from Union Square to Business Bay via Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 1, Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 14, and Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 45 in around 1h 38m.

Train operators
Dubai RTA
Phone
(650) 123-2558
Email
info@internetcont.com
Website
rta.ae
Subway from Deira City Centre Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
AED 3 - AED 5
Schedules at
rta.ae
Subway from Union Metro Station 1 to Business Bay Metro Station 1
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
AED 3 - AED 5
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
rta.ae
Bus from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 2 to Deira City Center Bus Station 2
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
AED 4 - AED 7
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 2 to Union Square Bus Station 5
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
AED 5 - AED 8
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Sharjah, Al Jubail Bus Station 1 to Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 14
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
AED 5 - AED 9
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Al Ghubaiba Bus Station 45 to Business Bay Metro Station Seaside
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
AED 4 - AED 6
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Taxi from Union Square to Business Bay
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
AED 50 - AED 65
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dubaitaxi.ae

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