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.
|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.
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.
One can travel between Sharjah and Dubai through the Government of Dubai initiated inter-Emirates bus service. One can take a bus from Al Jubail bus station near the Sharjah Fruit and vegetable market and Fish market, in close proximity to central Souk. The usual travel time is one hour.