Al Khail Metro Station

Al Khail Metro Station lies on the Red Line of the Dubai Metro.

The station was previously called Nakheel Metro Station. It was renamed Al Khail in November 2020.

It is situated on Sheikh Zayed Road, between Dubai Media City and the Emirates Golf Club. It is the closest station to Dubai Media City Amphitheatre and the American University in Dubai.

Information about Al Khail Metro Station in Dubai
Al Khail Metro Station – Information

The station is in Zone 2 (click here to view a map of the Dubai Metro).

Operating hours for Red Line stations are here. Note that these are times for the Red Line as a whole. Timings for the first and last trains from this station may be different.

To find precise train times for Al Khail Metro Station, install RTA’s S’hail app on your mobile phone.

Bus 83 leaves from here for Al Ghubaiba Bus Station. Destinations on the route include Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City, Knowledge Village, Max Metro Station, Karama, and Sharaf DG Metro Station.

Feeder bus F56 goes to Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City, and Dubai Knowledge Village.

Al Khail Metro Station, Dubai
Al Khail Metro Station

The station opened in 2010. Adjacent stations on the Red Line are Sobha Realty and Dubai Internet City.

Nearby Hotels

Hotels near Al Khail Metro Station include:

  • Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (0.4 miles)
  • Media One Hotel (0.4 miles)
  • Arjaan by Rotana - Dubai Media City (0.6 miles)
  • Residence & Spa, Dubai at One&Only Royal Mirage (0.6 miles)


Map showing location of Al Khail Metro Station.

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

Map showing location of Al Khail Metro Station


Al Khail Metro Station

Sheikh Zayed Road
United Arab Emirates

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