The station lies under Baniyas Square. Places of interest nearby include the Naif Souk and Al Manal Centre. The Dubai Creek is within easy walking distance. There are a number of hotels in the area (see list at the end of this page).
The station has a ticket office, information desk, ticket machines, lifts and escalators to all platforms, a convenience store, retail outlets, as well as vending machines for snacks and beverages. Live train times are displayed on electronic displays.
Operating hours for Green Line stations are here. Note that these are times for the Green Line as a whole. Timings for the first and last trains from this station may be different.
To find precise train times for Baniyas Square Metro Station, install RTA’s S’hail app on your mobile phone.
Union is a transfer station. Passengers can transfer to the Red Line for services to destinations such as the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, Dubai Marina, and Dubai International Airport.
Bus service 77 departs from outside the station and goes to Garhoud. Stops on the route include Union Metro Station, Deira City Centre Metro Station, Dubai International Airport, and Emirates Metro Station.