Emirates Metro Station

Emirates Metro Station is a station on the Red Line of the Dubai Metro.

The station is located at the junction of Airport Road and Marrakech Street in the Garhoud area of Dubai. It is connected directly to the headquarters of the Emirates Group.

Emirates Metro Station, Dubai
Emirates Metro Station

The station is close to Dubai International Airport. However, passengers flying from the airport should use either Airport Terminal 1 or Airport Terminal 3.

Platform at Emirates Metro Station in Dubai

The station is in Zone 5 ( view a map of the Dubai Metro). Ticket prices from this station depend on the zone of the ultimate destination.

Adjacent stations on the Red Line are Airport Terminal 3 and Centrepoint. Centrepoint (formerly known as Rashidiya) offers a free park-and-ride car park.

Red Line trains go to Expo 2020. To go to UAE Exchange, change trains at Jabal Ali.

To reach the Green Line from here, travel to Union or BurJuman and change lines.

Emirates Metro Station is extremely modern and well-equipped, with everything you need for a comfortable and enjoyable journey.

The ticket office is staffed by helpful and friendly attendants, and there are also self-service ticket machines for those who prefer to do things themselves. The information desk is always on hand to answer any queries you may have, and the electronic displays showing train departure times are very clear and easy to read.

Ticket office and ticket machines at Emirates Metro Station
Ticket office and ticket machines

There are lifts and escalators to take you up to the platforms, and the toilets are clean and well-maintained. There is also a convenience store selling snacks and drinks, as well as a cafe serving hot drinks and light meals.

General timings for Emirates Metro Station and the Red Line can be found here. Note that these are timings for the Red Line as a whole. Timings for first and last trains from Emirates Metro Station may be different.

Escalators and stairs to concourse of Emirates Metro Station
Escalators and stairs to station concourse

To find precise times for trains to and from Emirates Metro Station, install the RTA S’hail app on your phone.

The station is connected to Emirates Group HQ. Take a bus or taxi to destinations such as Dubai Festival City and Dubai Festival City Mall.

Ticket barrier at Emirates Metro Station
Ticket barrier

Feeder bus F08 departs from here. Destinations include Dubai Festival City (Dubai Festival City Mall), Al Qusais, and Al Nahda.

Taxi on Marrakech Street
Taxi on Marrakech Street outside station

Other buses stopping at Emirates Metro Station include:

  • 24 – Al Nahda to International City – Stops include Airport Terminal 1 Metro Station, Emirates Metro Station, Dubai Festival City, and Dubai Festival City Mall
  • 32C – Al Qusais Bus Station to Al Satwa Bus Station – Stops include Emirates Metro Station, Airport Terminal 1 Metro Station, and Max Metro Station
  • 77 – Baniyas Square Metro Station – Stops include Airport Terminal 1 Metro Station, City Centre Deira Metro Station, Union Metro Station, and Baniyas Square Metro Station
  • 64A – Gold Souq Bus Station to Ras Al Khor – Stops include Naif Park, Baniyas Square, Union Metro Station, Dubai Festival City, and Al Badia
Bus shelter at Emirates Metro Station
Air-conditioned bus shelter outside station

Information about Emirates Metro Station in Dubai
Emirates Metro Station – Information

Nearby Hotels

Hotels near Emirates Metro Station include:

  • Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport (0.4 miles)
  • Premier Inn Dubai International Airport (0.4 miles)


Map showing location of Emirates Metro Station.

Click here for a detailed map showing all points of interest.

Map showing location of Emirates Metro Station


Emirates Metro Station

Airport Road, Garhoud
United Arab Emirates