This high definition video shows the Dubai Old Souk Abra Station in Bur Dubai.
Abras are water taxis that ferry people across the Dubai Creek, between Bur Dubai and Deira.
Each month over 1 million people travel across the Dubai Creek by abra.
There are around 150 abras operating along two routes:
- Deira Old Souk Abra Station (Deira) to Bur Dubai Abra Station (Bur Dubai) – 5 am to midnight
- Sabkha Abra Station (Deira) to Dubai Old Souk Abra Station (Bur Dubai) – 24 hours
The fare on an abra is dirham per passenger per trip. Private tourist trips are also available for 100 dirham per hour.