Al Ghubaiba Bus Station is a major bus station in Dubai. It is located in Al Shindagha, a neighbourhood in Bur Dubai, just west of the Dubai Creek.
Local services include 9 (Business Bay Metro Station), 29 (Dubai Mall), 83 (Al Khail Metro Station), and 93 (Mall of the Emirates Metro Station). Buses 66 (Al Faqa) and 67 (Dubai Endurance City) both call at Dubai Outlet Mall.
The 104 bus service to Global Village (seasonal) also departs from here.
A complete list of services can be found here.
To find bus timings and prices for both local and intercity services, install the official RTA S’hail app on your mobile phone.
Facilities at the station include toilets, café, information office, taxi rank, and car parking.
Tourist attractions and things to do near Al Ghubaiba Bus Station include:
- Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House (0.4 miles) - Once the home of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai between 1912 and 1958
- Heritage and Diving Village (0.5 miles) - Living museums where visitors can look back in time and explore Dubai's past
- Dubai Museum (0.6 miles) - Offers a fascinating insight into the city's heritage and culture
Cinemas near Al Ghubaiba Bus Station include:
- VOX Cinemas City Centre Al Shindagha (0.1 miles) - 7-screen cinema at City Centre Al Shindagha.
Places to shop near Al Ghubaiba Bus Station include:
- City Centre Al Shindagha (0.1 miles) - Shopping mall in Al Shindagha. Stores include Carrefour, Babyshop, Max, and Splash.
- Old Souk (0.4 miles) - Traditional market in Bur Dubai
- Al Khaleej Centre (0.6 miles) - Mall with stores selling computers and electronics
Restaurants and places to eat and drink near Al Ghubaiba Bus Station include:
- Karachi Darbar (0.2 miles) - Cheap restaurant offering a variety of Pakistani, Indian, and Chinese dishes.
- Sind Punjab (0.3 miles) - Hole-in-the-wall restaurant established in 1977. Offers authentic Punjabi cuisine. Great butter chicken. Located in Meena Bazaar.
Hotels near Al Ghubaiba Bus Station include:
- New Penninsula Hotel (0.1 miles)
- Hyde Park Hotel (0.1 miles)
- Gateway Hotel (0.2 miles)
- Howard Johnson Bur Dubai (0.3 miles)
- Ascot Hotel (0.3 miles)
- Queen Elizabeth 2 Hotel (0.5 miles)
- Grand Nova Hotel (0.5 miles)
- The Canvas Hotel Dubai – MGallery (0.5 miles)
- Sea View Hotel Dubai (0.6 miles)
- Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa (0.6 miles)
Map showing location of Al Ghubaiba Bus Station.
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Al Ghubaiba Bus Station
Al Ghubaiba Road
United Arab Emirates
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