Red Line trains go to Rashidiya and UAE Exchange. Stops on this line include Dubai International Airport (Terminal 1 and Terminal 3), Deira City Centre, BurJuman, Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall, and Ibn Battuta.
There is a huge choice of budget hotels in the area offering cheap rooms for rent (see list at the end of this page).
Union Square Bus Station is just west of the station. Intercity services departing from here include buses to Sharjah, Ajman, and Fujairah. The seasonal bus service to Global Village also runs from here.
The station is in Zone 5 (view a map of the Dubai Metro).
Operating hours for Dubai Metro stations can be found here. Note that these are timings for the Dubai Metro as a whole. Timings for first and last train services from Union Metro Station may be different.
To see precise train times for Union Metro Station, install the RTA S’hail app on your phone.
Cinemas near Union Metro Station include:
- Reel Cinemas Al Ghurair Centre (0.3 miles) - 18-screen cinema at Al Ghurair Centre.
- Novo Cinemas Al Ghurair Centre (0.3 miles) - 8-screen cinema at Al Ghurair Centre.
Places to shop near Union Metro Station include:
- Al Ghurair Centre (0.2 miles) - Shopping mall in Deira. Stores include Carrefour and Centrepoint.
Restaurants and places to eat and drink near Union Metro Station include:
- Yum! (0.2 miles) - Pan-Asian restaurant with open kitchen. Dishes from Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore etc.
- The Pub (0.2 miles) - British-style pub. Cosy interior with wood-panelled walls.
- Aseelah (0.2 miles) - Arabic restaurant at the Radisson Blu. Licensed. Entertainment and belly dancing.
- Danial Restaurant (0.3 miles) - Buffet restaurant. Good range of dishes. Good value for money.
- Creekside Japanese Restaurant (0.3 miles) - Japanese restaurant at the Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers in Deira. Buffet nights feature various Asian cuisines. Terrace offers good views of the Dubai Creek.
Hotels near Union Metro Station include:
- Le Wana Hotel (0.1 miles)
- Jonrad Hotel (0.1 miles)
- Royalton Hotel (0.2 miles)
- Comfort Inn Hotel Deira (0.2 miles)
- Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek (0.2 miles)
- Landmark Grand Hotel (0.2 miles)
- Swissôtel Al Ghurair Dubai (0.3 miles)
- Grand Square Hotel (0.3 miles)
- Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers (0.3 miles)
- Lavender Hotel Deira (0.3 miles)
- Claridge Hotel - Dubai (0.4 miles)
- Mark Inn Hotel Deira (0.4 miles)
Map showing location of Union Metro Station.
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Union Metro Station
Union Square, Deira
United Arab Emirates
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