About Dubai Airport
Dubai (DXB) is the world’s busiest airport by international passenger traffic. This world class infrastructure is situated in the Al Garhoud district, 4.5 km (2.8 mi) east of Dubai, UAE. and is the home base of Dubai’s international airlines, Emirates and flydubai.
Dubai International Airport has 3 terminals. Terminals 1(has one concourse ,D), and 3 serve to international passengers, and the Terminal 3 is divided into Concourse A, B, and C. While Terminal 2 is for budget passengers and passengers flying to the Sub-Continent and Persian Gulf region and is set apart from the other 2 principal buildings.
Apart from the classic ground transportation offered on this site, Dubai airport is served by Dubai Metro, which operates two lines through or near the airport.
Some popular destinations from Dubai International Airport (DXB)
Transfer from Dubai Airport to city center
This is one of the world’s most glamorous, spectacular and lively urban destinations. Dubai is a passionate blend of profound traditions and avid futuristic vision wrapped into starkly evocative desert magnificence.
Transfer time: 15min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to downtown
Downtown Dubai used to be called Downtown Burj Dubai and is home to several of the city’s key memorial and renowned sites, including the Burj Khalif. The airport is located 14 km (9mi) from Dubai Downtown.
Transfer time: 22min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to Sharjah
Sharjah is an energetic and seductive city, with interesting artifacts and monuments located at every corner, reflecting perfect balance between the past and present. This is the third largest and third most populous city in the UAE and is located 20 km (13mi) from the airport.
Transfer time: 25min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to The Palm Jumeirah
Jumeirah Palm Island offers themed hotels, villas, luxury apartment buildings, beautiful beaches, marinas, restaurants, and a variety of retail outlets. The most renowned feature being 5 star aqua themed hotel Atlantis. Jumeirah Palm is 33 km (20 mi) from Dubai Airport.
Transfer time: 33min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to Jumeirah Beach
This famous area is a white sand beach that is located in the Jumeirah district of Dubai, on the coast of the Persian Gulf. It is 20 km (mi) from Dubai Airport. It stretches along the beautiful coast south of the city’s historic quarter to the intersection with The Palm Jumeirah and bring to an end between the southern end of the Jumeirah Beach Residence (adjacent to the Dubai Marina district) and the fantastic port facilities at Jebel Ali.
The beach and its frontage feature great hotels, luxury resorts, and attractive housing developments, including the Burj Al Arab (Arab Tower) hotel, Wild Wadi Water Park, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, and the old-style Madinat Jumeirah, a renowned hotel and shopping mall.
Transfer time: 33min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to The Palm Jebel Ali
It is an amazing artificial archipelago in Dubai, gorgeous man-made islands. The Palm Jebel Ali is more than entertainment destination for both adults and children, which indulge to both residents and tourists.
Transfer time: 55min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to Dubai Marina
Dubai Marina is an artificial canal city, with many attractions built along a 3 km (2 mi) stretch of Persian Gulf coastline. The Dubai Marina is one of the city’s most appreciable treasures.
Dubai Marina is about 32 km (20 mi) from Dubai International Airport
Transfer time: 30min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to Mall of the Emirates
Mall of the Emirates is the country’s first shopping resort and flagship luxury destination. It is home to more than 600 internationally renowned stores and the first indoor ski resort in the Middle East, an awesome mountain-themed wintery set-ting.
Distance from airport: 25 km (15.5 mi)
Transfer time: 20min
Transfer from Dubai Airport to Abu Dhabi
UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, it is 150 km (93mi) from Dubai Airport.
It is the city of the world records. The world’s largest hand-loomed carpet, the fastest and dizzy rollercoaster, the highest high tea, the tower with the greatest lean, the largest group of cultural buildings of the 21st century and much more world-class attractions.
Transfer time: 01hr 40min