Bur Dubai Abra Station is located on 3A Street in Bur Dubai, on the southern side of the Dubai Creek.
The ride takes approximately five minutes and costs just 1 dirham (£0.21, €0.25, $0.27). No tickets are needed. The fare is paid directly to the driver.
Operating times are 6 am until midnight. A boat leaves every few minutes.
There’s a small shop at the dock selling drinks, snacks, and fresh fruit.
Al Ghubaiba Bus Station is also nearby.
Bur Dubai Abra Station is situated in a busy commercial district. The immediate vicinity is home to a large number of small shops, supermarkets, and cafes. Walk west up 3A Street and you’ll come to the Dubai offices of the Central Bank of the UAE and the UAE Ministry of Finance.
The Old Souk is just east of the station.