Transportation: Getting Around Dubai | Dubai OFW
Just as there are many places to visit in Dubai, there are also different ways of getting around the city. You can board a traditional "abra," ride an air-conditioned bus, take the metro, hail a taxi, or jet off on a helicopter – Dubai transportation has them all! Of course, if you're planning to commute regularly, then you should have a Nol card, which is a smart card used in Dubai's public transport. You can buy it in bus stations, metro stations, airports, and malls. Notably, there's a loyalty points program coming soon for Nol card users. Using Different Modes of Transport in Dubai To travel around the city, you can choose from the following options: #1 – Ride the bus. Dubai's public buses are air-conditioned, making them a comfortable yet inexpensive way of getting around. For just 3 AED, you can take a short ride along the city's major thoroughfares. Keep in mind that traffic could build up during rush hours. Related Post: How to travel from Dubai to Abu Dhabi via Public Bus #2