Arriving by Air
The most convenient airport is Dubai International (DXB) that is a world-renowned hub, handling around 30 million passengers annually and connecting over 160 destinations with more than 110 airlines. The Airport has three terminals, with Terminals 1 and 2 processing both international and domestic flights from carriers around the world, and Terminal 3 is for the exclusive use of Emirates Airlines and its passengers.
Dubai International Airport is a world-class facility offering a pleasant arrival experience for all passengers. Those passengers with special needs or who require extra assistance can talk to airline or airport staff to request help. Passengers wishing to fast-track their progress through passport control may want to consider booking the Marhaba service: for a small fee, a Marhaba representative will meet you before the immigration area and walk you through visa collection and passport control, before accompanying you to baggage claim and offering assistance with ground transport.
Below are a few common options for ground transportation between Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Sharjah City. The information provided is for guide purposes only and you should always check for new timetables or updates prior to travel.
Dubai Airport to Sharjah
Private transfer from Dubai Airport to central Sharjah hotels HERE
Simply follow the signs to the official taxi ranks located at each of the terminals at Dubai Airport or ask a member of the May I Help You team you will find in the arrivals halls. The taxi ranks at the airport are well organised with taxis available 24/7. There’s an AED20 flat charge from Dubai airport and an additional charge of AED20 for travelling to another Emirate. A taxi cab to the furthest part of Sharjah city will cost around AED90 or $25
Dubai Inter-Emirates Buses
This Dubai inter-emirate bus service covers the public need for group transport through 11 routes that connect the Emirate of Dubai with the other emirates through 12 take-off points and 17 drop-off points. Prices are cheap however you may have to change to reach your destination.
Head northeast on airport road towards Al Khawaneej Stree D89 and exit on the E11 slip road towards Al Mamzar / Al Qusais / Al Sharjah and follow E11 Dubai- Sharjah Road for another 7.5km. Exit onto Al Taiwan Street S115 and the Expo Centre will be on your left. The total driving distance approx 11km.