There are many convenient ways to get from Dubai International Airport to your hotel or other destinations in Dubai.
The Dubai Metro operates its Red Line, which stops at Dubai International Airport Terminal 1 and Terminal 3, offers a quick and easy way of getting from the airport to various destinations around Dubai. The Red Line travels through parts of Deira and all the way to Jebel Ali travels through Deira and Bur Dubai. Metro fares are very reasonable, starting from just AED 1.80 per journey.
There is also a bus service from the airport. The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) operates a fleet of modern, air-conditioned buses that offer an economical mode of transport to passengers. Dubai Buses have a flat fare system, starting from AED2 per journey. From May 2014, RTA has introduced dedicated shuttle buses to select hotels in Dubai. Called the Sky Bus service, these cost AED 15 per trip and includes free WiFi service. Operational timings are every half an hour, from 12 noon to late night, with the RTA continuing to expand the routes and timings to take tourists to most major hotels in Dubai.