If you are planning a trip to Sharjah from India, there are several direct flights available to the city. Air Arabia, Air India, Air India Express, Jet Airways and Qatar Airways offer direct flight service between India and Sharjah. On can fly from various cities such as Varanasi, Kochi, Pune, Delhi, Mumbai, Trivandrum and many others. Other option is to take a flight to Dubai and further take a bur or local flight until Sharjah.
As an Indian citizen, one can apply for visa for U.A.E online at emirates.com or at its centers present in various cities of India. For tourist visa with single entry, the approximate fee is AED 250 and with multiple entries is approximately AED 350. One can submit the application form along with fees online.
|Route Name||Distance||Time||More Information|
|Dubai to Sharjah||28 kms||24 minutes||View Details|
|Abu-dhabi to Sharjah||164 kms||1 hour 36 minutes||View Details|
A fair share of flights land at Sharjah International Airport located 15 km from the city center. Sharjah International Airport is also a base to local air carrier, Air Arabia, which connects Sharjah to other Middle Eastern countries as well as Indian subcontinent. However, owing to better connectivity to major European cities and Asian cities, Dubai International Airport and Abu Dhabi Airport are preferred. One can hire taxis or book a ticket of inter-Emirate buses or a flight ticket to Sharjah from here.
|Starting city||Return price (approx)|
|Mumbai||₹ 18,639 Non-stop||View Details|
|New Delhi||₹ 21,845 Non-stop||View Details|
|Bengaluru||₹ 21,130 Non-stop||View Details|
|Chennai||₹ 18,703 Non-stop||View Details|
|Hyderabad||₹ 20,002 Non-stop||View Details|
|Kolkata||₹ 25,468||View Details|
One can easily catch a metered taxi from anywhere in Dubai or other Emirates to travel to Sharjah. However, make sure to avoid the rush hours.