Sharjah to Dubai

   Sharjah to Dubai Road Distance 28 kms
   Sharjah to Dubai Aerial Distance 22 km
  Sharjah to Dubai Travel Time 26 minutes

How to reach Dubai from Sharjah

Preferred way of travelling from Sharjah to Dubai is by road or a taxi as the distance is only 28 kms. There are plenty of buses that go to Dubai every few minutes so if you’re looking for a cheaper alternative, this is a good option. 

Tips: Get the Nol Card for maximum ease of transport as it is a common pass used for all kinds of public transport.

Knowing The Details

1. Sharjah to Dubai by Road
2. Sharjah to Dubai by BusĀ 
3. Sharjah to Dubai by Ferry
4. Popular Routes to Dubai
5. Popular Routes from Sharjah
6. Places to Visit in Dubai
7. Hotels in Dubai

1. Sharjah to Dubai by Road

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With the distance between the Emirates being short, taking a private car or a city taxi is preferred as you’d reach your destination in just 20 minutes.

Route 1: Via Exit 11 (E11)

  • Distance: 27.5 kms
  • Travel Time: 23 minutes
  • Sights on the Way: Al Majaz Waterfront, Jumeirah Creekside, Wafi Mall, Dubai Garden Glow, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Marina
  • Eating Options: Ethiopia Cafeteria, Layalina Moroccan (Al Ethihad Road), Al Falamanki Dubai (Jumeirah Beach Road), Fuddruckers (Garhoud), Wagamama, Tony Roma’s (Sheikh Zayed Road)

Route 2: E11 + Sheikh Zayed Road


Route 3: E11 + Al Khail Road

  • Distance: 30.2 kms
  • Travel Time: 26 minutes
  • Sights on the Way: Al Majaz Waterfront, Jumeirah Creekside, Dubai Mall 
  • Eating Options: Ethiopia Cafeteria, Layalina Moroccan (Al Ethihad Road), Al Falamanki Dubai (Jumeirah Beach Road), Fuddruckers (Garhoud), Hard Rock Cafe (Dubai Festival City)

2. Sharjah to Dubai by BusĀ 

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The buses that run from Sharjah to Dubai are fully air-conditioned and are a comfortable alternative for those looking to travel on a budget. 

Route number: E700

  • Price: AED 2
  • Frequency: 1.5 hours. 
  • Travel Time: 45 minutes
  • Starting point: Sharjah Cement Factory (E88)
  • Terminating Point: Union Square Bus Station, Dubai

3. Sharjah to Dubai by Ferry

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As a means of fighting the congested roads going from Sharjah to Dubai, the Dubai RT has introduced ferry into its public transportation system. The ferry runs 42 times a day for maximum ease of flow of passengers. The ferry terminal is equipped with plenty of parking spaces and has air-conditioned waiting pods for the passengers looking to board the ferry. 
  • Ferry Timings: 7:00 AM - 7:30 PM, Saturday to Thursday. 
    Friday Timings: 2:00 PM - 8:45 PM
  • Starting Point: Aquarium Marine Station (Al Khan Area) 
  • Drop off Point: Al Ghubaiba Marine Station (Dubai)
  • Travel Time: 35 minutes
  • Ticket Prices (One-way): AED 15 (Silver class), AED 25 (Gold class), Free for children under 5 years
  • Where to Buy Tickets: Available at the Stations

Popular Routes to Dubai

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Abu Dhabi to Dubai 1 hour 22 minutes 139 kms
Sharjah to Dubai 26 minutes 28 kms
Ras-al-khaimah to Dubai 1 hour 15 minutes 114.2 kms
Muscat to Dubai 4 hours, 30 minutes 452 kms
Ajman to Dubai 43 minutes 40 kms
Fujairah to Dubai 1 hour 15 minutes 121 kms

Popular Routes from Sharjah

Important Routes Time Taken Distance
Sharjah to Dubai 26 minutes 28 kms
Sharjah to Abu Dhabi 1 hour 38 minutes 164 kms