Transport in Dubai Although Dubai is currently very dependent on private transport, it is gradually improving its public transport network to cater to all citizens. Metro Fast, modern, and cheap. Dubai metro is our preferred form of transport. Find out all you need to know about the routes, stations and fares here. Read more Taxi Taxis in Dubai are cheap, comfortable and necessary. During your trip you will require them on several occasions. Read more Abra Abras are traditional boats which cross Dubai Creek. It is the cheapest, quickest, and most authentic way of sailing between Deira and Bur Dubai. Read more Bus Although public transport has traditionally been the unresolved issue in Dubai, the bus network is quickly expanding and modernizing. Read more Rental Car Renting a car is one of the best options for getting around Dubai. Here, we will tell you everything you need to know to rent a car in this city. Read more Tourist Bus The open-top sightseeing bus of Dubai allows you to discover the city in an easy, comfortable, and fun way. Discover the stops, times and prices here. Read more Water Bus The Dubai Water Bus is one of the best ways to get around Dubai Creek. There are currently three lines. Read more Water taxi Dubai's Water Taxis have a capacity for 11 people and are an unusual, and expensive, way to get to different destinations. Find out more about them here. Read more NOL Card The NOL Card is a top up transport pass which allows you to easily use all the public transport in Dubai. Read more Al Maktoum International Airport Metro You may also be interested in Al Maktoum International Airport Inaugurated in 2010, Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) is located at 37 Jebel Ali, 22 miles southwest of Dubai. The airport continues to expand with the intention of becoming the world's largest airport. Metro The metro in Dubai is quick, clean, and cheap. Everything is automatic and it is one of the best ways to get around the city.