As well as Dubai International
Airport, there are other methods
of transpot into Dubai. The UAE
road network is inconsistent but
is reasonable into Dubai city
center. Rail is also an option.
on the Creek, Dubai An abra is
a water taxi and they have been
used as a way of getting across
the Creek for many years. This
is still an effective means of
transportation for many in Dubai.
It costs just 50 fils one way.
International Airport is a busy
airport that serves Dubai with
both international and domestic
getting around Dubai there is
a fairly good bus service, mini
buses and taxis. Most people who
are staying for some time make
sure they have access to a vehicle,
as there isn't a reliable public
transport system beyond the city.
Car hire is not too expensive,
the roads are in good condition
but the rules of the road are
not always carefuly observed.
Be very careful until you are
used to it and be aware that roundabouts
are particularly hazardous. as
are wandering camels.