What are the general taxi fares in Dubai?

  • When you are confused which one of the Dubai packages you should buy, then think no more and just choose an all-inclusive one. Save yourself the trouble of paying extra for that cab ride. But hey, what if you had to? Here's how it would be.

    Minimum fare for a general taxi ride in Dubai is Dhs12. Therefore, for any distance that you go to, you will be charged Dhs12 at least. Your fare will be calculated depending on the distance you go during the peak and non-peak hours.

    Here is the chart showing an estimated taxi fare* chart between the most highly used routes in Dubai. The fares may significantly vary depending on the traffic.

    From To Estimated cost* (AED) Distance (kms)
    Dubai International Airport Bur Dubai 50 - 60 16.3
    Burj Khalifa / Dubai Mall / Dubai Fountain 52 - 63 19.4
    Mall of the Emirates 73 - 88 19.4
    Palm Jumeirah 79 - 99 40.3
    Dubai Marina 80 - 92 37.6
    Atlantis 90 - 112 41.8
    Jemeirah Beach 69 - 82 38.4
    Deira City Centre 32 - 40 7.1
    Burj Al Arab 80 -91 31.9
    Dubai Creek 50 - 60 14.3
    Dubai Museum 38 - 52 11.2
    Madinat Jumeirah 65 - 75 31.4
    Global Village 70 - 82 32.1
    Emirates Tower 41 - 55 16.6
    Dubai Dolphinarium 28 - 38 10.7
    Palm Jebel Ali 110 - 132 66.5
    Ibn Battuta 77 - 91 36.4
    Wild Wadi Water Park 62 - 75 24.7
    Ferrari World / Yas Waterpark 200 - 250 122
    Sharjah 69 - 80 26.8
    Ras Al Khaimah 170 - 190 101
    Al Ain 265 - 275 153
    Souk Madinat Jumeirah 65 - 74 25
    Bur Dubai Burj Khalifa / Dubai Mall / Dubai Fountain 22 - 32 5.5
    Mall of the Emirates 41 - 51 18.6
    Palm Jumeirah 55 - 69 29.2
    Dubai Marina 48 - 60 26.5
    Atlantis 60 - 70 30.6
    Jemeirah Beach 57 - 68 27.3
    Deira City Centre 22 - 35 6.8
    Burj Al Arab 45 - 55 19.6
    Dubai Creek 14 - 24 2.7
    Dubai Museum 25 - 35 7.1
    Madinat Jumeirah 44 - 55 19
    Global Village 51 - 65 24.5
    Emirates Tower 15 - 27 3.8
    Dubai Dolhinarium 20 - 31 7.1
    Palm Jebel Ali 97 - 111 55.4
    Ibn Battuta 55 - 69 31.3
    Wild Wadi Water Park 44 - 55 18.7
    Ferrari World / Yas Waterpark 180 -210 117
    Sharjah 67 - 57 34.7
    Ras Al Khaimah 185 - 200 108
    Al Ain 230 - 270 146
    Souk Madinat Jumeirah 40 - 55 18.7
    Burj Khalifa / Dubai Mall / Dubai Fountain Bur Dubai 22 - 32 5.8
    Mall of the Emirates 37 - 45 15.1
    Palm Jumeirah 35 - 47 15.1
    Dubai Marina 47 - 60 21.8
    Atlantis 53 - 64 26
    Jemeirah Beach 49 - 59 22.6
    Deira City Centre 28 - 38 10.5
    Burj Al Arab 38 - 48 16.1
    Dubai Creek 22 - 32 5.9
    Dubai Museum 31 - 42 10.8
    Madinat Jumeirah 38 - 50 15.6
    Global Village 55 - 69 26.4
    Emirates Tower 14 - 25 3.3
    Dubai Dolhinarium 28 - 40 10.8
    Palm Jebel Ali 87 - 97 50.7
    Ibn Battuta 55 - 69 26.7
    Wild Wadi Water Park 37 - 49 15.2
    Ferrari World / Yas Waterpark 180 - 210 112
    Sharjah 77 - 91 39.9
    Ras Al Khaimah 180 - 210 114
    Al Ain 230 - 270 147
    Souk Madinat Jumeirah 37 - 49 15.3

    *All the costs mentioned are a rough estimate and are subject to change without prior notice. The prices may changer as per change in any government or private rules, regulations and policy. These figures are just for reference and they cannot be claimed or realised. The fares may significantly vary depending on the traffic.

    Author : Winnie Karnik