How to go to Reef Mall by Metro

How to go to Reef Mall by Metro?

There are two Reef Malls in Dubai, and depending on which one you want to go to, the nearest metro station will differ slightly. Here’s how to get to each one by metro:

Reef Mall 1:

  • The nearest metro station is Baniyas Square Station. It is a 12-minute walk from the mall.
  • Take the Green Line towards Etisalat.
  • Get off at Baniyas Square Station.
  • Exit the station and walk straight for about 10 minutes. You will see the mall on your right-hand side.

Reef Mall 2:

  • The nearest metro station is Salah Al Din Station. It is a 2-minute walk from the mall.
  • Take the Green Line towards Etisalat.
  • Get off at Salah Al Din Station.
  • Take Exit 1 and walk straight for about 2 minutes. You will see the mall on your left-hand side.

Here are some additional tips for taking the metro to Reef Mall:

  • Purchase a Nol card, which is a reusable travel card used on Dubai’s public transport network. You can buy a Nol card at any metro station.
  • Consider using a journey planner app like Moovit or Google Maps to get real-time information on travel times and routes.
  • The metro can get crowded, especially during peak hours. Be prepared to stand and give up your seat to those in need.

Public Transit to Reef Mall

  • Public transport options: Bus (routes ten and E303), Metro (M2 line)
  • Nearest stations/stops: Reef Mall – 01, Reef Mall – 02, Deira, Ghurair City – 1, Baniyas Square Metro Station, Al Nakhal – 01, Deira, Hamarain Center – 02, Union Metro Station
  • Apps: Moovit app or website for real-time directions, schedules, and alternative routes
  • Additional Information:
    • Reef Mall address: 12b شارع street (street in Arabic)
    • Moovit app offers information on fares and directions to various places


  • Fun City
  • McDonald’s
  • Burj Nahar (unclear what this is)
  • Emirates Driving Institute
  • Gloria Jean’s Coffees
  • Al Maya Supermarket
  • Gold’s Gym
  • Coral Perfumes
  • Metro Manila Dubai (unclear what this is)
  • Ansar Gallery
  • Premier Diagnostic Center
  • Tchibo
  • Taza
  • Shabu Shabu Buffet
  • Star Metro Deira
  • Prime Medical Centre

How to Get There:

  • Public Transit:
  • Closest Metro Stations:
    • Baniyas Square Metro Station (12 min walk)
    • Union Metro Station (17 min walk)
  • Closest Bus Stations:
    • Reef Mall – 01 (6 min walk)
    • Reef Mall – 02 (7 min walk)
    • Deira, Fish Roundabout 2 – 01 (8 min walk)
    • Ghurair City – 1 (10 min walk)
    • Other bus lines are also available.

Other Nearby Places:

  • Abu Dhabi (city, not an attraction near the mall)
  • Al Reef Mall (the mall you’re already at)
  • Carrefour supermarket
  • Bawadi Mall
  • Nokia store
  • Mina Bazaar
  • Etihad Towers
  • La Mer (beachfront location)
  • Al Ghazal Mall
  • Caffè Nero
  • Grand Excelsior Hotel
  • Several other restaurants and cafes