Bur Dubai Abra Station is located on 3A Street in Bur Dubai, on the southern side of the Dubai Creek.
Boats departing from the dock here take Route 1 to Deira Old Souk Abra Station. Attractions near Deira Old Souk Abra Station include the Spice Souk and Gold Souk.
The ride takes approximately five minutes and costs just 1 dirham (£0.22, €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.
The closest Metro station is Al Ghubaiba Metro Station. The station is on the Green Line and can be reached on foot in about 5 minutes.
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.