How to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) ✈️ to the City Center
Dubai International Airport (DXB) is the third largest airport in the world and is located about 20 km northeast of the main city center. Upon arrival, you can reach downtown Dubai by Metro, Taxi, Welcome Pickups (Private Transfer) or Uber.
This guide compares all available airport transfers at Dubai Airport (DXB) according to classic travel factors. This includes travel time, cost per person (pp), a short route description and links to book or buy tickets.
Overview of all airport transfers from Dubai Airport to the City Center (Downtown, Burj Khalifa)
|Metro||25 Min.||1,20 $||Details|
|Taxi||15 Min.||20 $||Details|
|15 Min.||30 $||Details|
|Uber||15 Min.||25 $||Details|
• There may be waiting times at the taxi rank if there are high volume of passengers. In this case, a pre-booked transfer (e.g. via Welcome Pickups) is the more faster and comfortable option.
• The optimal transfer depends on the number of travelers, budget and available time.
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