This service enables you to use buses provided by the Roads and Transport Authority through a fleet covering a network that has many internal routes inside Dubai and that is periodically updated to serve practically all metro stations and urban regions. These buses are equipped with many facilities to meet the needs of the customers and to make their commute secure and easy.
To travel on the Metro and public buses within Dubai you must buy a Nol card or a Nol ticket, available at all metro stations and select bus stations.
To plan your journey by bus click here to view the interactive map
Taxis are plentiful and affordable in Dubai and operated by RTA through five companies (denoted by different colour roofs). All RTA taxis are metered at the same rate, with the exception of the 'pink' ladies-only cabs for which there is a small surcharge.
To book a taxi from any pick up point of your choice call 04 208 0808 (24hrs, operated in Arabic and English)
Rental cars are available from car rental companies for visitors with international driving license. Driving in the UAE is on the right-hand side.
ONSITE PARKING AVAILABLE
Free valet and self-service parking make life easy for those travelling to InterContinental Dubai Festival City hotel by car.
S’hail is the perfect app to use to get around Dubai. Designed for residents and visitors alike, S’hail makes travel quick, simple and hassle-free.So, be it bus schedules and stops, Dubai taxi fares, and Uber and Careem options within, tram stations and routes, metro timings as well as red or green line information, and any dos and don’ts, you have it all at your fingertips, thanks to S’hail.
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Navigate your way through Dubai with RTA Smart Drive, an on-board route planning and exploration app that operates without mobile Internet connection. RTA Smart Drive App offers you turn-by-turn voice and visual instructions, and automatic re-routing and speed limit alerts while displaying points of interest along the drive.
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