How to go to Bur Dubai by Metro

How to go to Bur Dubai by Metro?

Bur Dubai, a historic district brimming with culture and tradition, is easily accessible by Dubai’s efficient metro system. Here’s a quick guide to get you there:

  • Red Line is your ride: Board a Red Line train and enjoy a comfortable journey towards Bur Dubai.
  • Station Options: Depending on your final destination within Bur Dubai, you have two key stations to choose from:
    • BurJuman Station: Ideal for the heart of Bur Dubai, offering connections to the Green Line for further exploration.
    • Al Ras Station: A great choice if you’re closer to the southern part of Bur Dubai, with a short walking distance to your destination.

Here are some additional tips for taking the metro to Bur Dubai:

  • Purchase a Nol Card: This is a rechargeable travel card that you can use on all public transportation in Dubai, including the metro. You can purchase a Nol Card at any metro station.
  • Plan your trip: Use the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) website or app to plan your metro trip and see the most up-to-date fares and schedules. 
  • Be aware of peak hours: The metro can get crowded during peak hours, so be prepared to wait a little longer for a train if you’re traveling during these times.

Map of Bur Dubai

Public Transportation to Bur Dubai

YOu can reach Bur Dubai, United Arab Emirates, using public transportation:

  • Buses: 15, 21, 29, 61, 91, C1, C18
  • Metro: M2

The app Moovit provides:

  • Real-time directions and schedules
  • Nearest stops and stations
  • Alternative routes
  • Ticket fare information (on the app)
  • Navigation to various destinations

Near Bur Dubai:

  • Shops: Farisian Cafeteria, TIA Fashion, Bride & Groom, Meena Bazar (multiple listings), Vashu Matching Center, Rangoli, Junaid Jamshed Boutique, Khushi Jewellers, The Raymond Shop, Sri Krishna Sweets, Bkala Al Ramah, Aerosoft by Sylvia & Jangjoo, Ratan’s
  • Restaurants: Meena Bazar, Kamat Restaurant, Shehar E Karachi Restaurant, Al Marhabani Mandi, Krush Burger
  • Others: Al Fahidi Street Dubai, DM Healthcare Aster Clinic, Starbucks, Al Safadi, Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium, Fibber Magee’s, Saeed Mohamed Butti Al Qebaisi Building, Kaleidoscope, Al Sadia, Number One Tower Suites, DAMAC Ocean Heights, Al Wahda Road, Al Khail Gate Phase 1, Mahta Abu Hail, Al Shate’a Al مفتوح

Other locations mentioned:

  • Park Rotana Abu Dhabi, Mian Bani Yas, Shakhbout City, Costa Coffee, Public transit lines, Metro lines, Bus lines

Public Transportation:

Closest Bus Stops:

  • Sharaf Dg Metro Bus Stop 1-2 (3 min walk, Bus – C1)
  • Ghubaiba Bus Station – 07 (6 min walk, Bus)
  • Al Ras, Public Library – 01 (7 min walk, Bus)
  • Other bus stops mentioned: Airport Terminal 3 – Satwa Bus Station (C1), Al Karama Bus Station – Abu Hail Metro Bus Stop A (C3), Ghubaiba Bus Station – Gold Souq Bus Station (C5), Al Ghubaiba Bus Station – Quoz Al Khail Gate 2 (15), Shaikh Rashid Colony – Lamcy Plaza (C18), Gold Souq Bus Station – The Dubai Mall (27), Gold Souq Bus Station – Mamzar Beach Park Terminus (C28)