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.
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.