Dubai Airports

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Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport is the main international airport in Dubai. Opened in 1960, it is the world’s busiest airport with international passengers. Dubai’s airport is a main connecter between North America/Europe to Asia. They handle tens of millions of passengers each year. It is a frequent transit destination. The Emirates Airlines is the UAE state run airline that has thousands of direct flights to Dubai. It is very easy to travel from Europe, Asia, or the United States directly to Dubai.

Duty Free

Dubai International Airport also has a huge duty free shopping area. The airport is designed luxuriously so you can expect to relax with a massage or browse they hundreds of stores they have and perhaps enjoy a delicious meal while you wait for your flight, the restaurant options are numerous.

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Getting to/from Dubai’s airport

You have many options to get to and from Dubai’s airport.
Shuttle services run to and from most hotels.
If you decide to pick a private driver as your Withlocals host, he/she can bring you to the city easily
There are taxi stands outside — taxis in Dubai are reliable and efficient
To and from Dubai Airport by metro is also relatively simple. There are only two lines, making the network simple to use even for newcomers. Most stations have connecting buses and taxi ranks for onward travel. Most major hotels and tourist destinations are relatively close to a station. You can buy tickets at the airport.
Buses arrive and leave from stands opposites Terminals 1-3. They are a low-cost option.
You can also rent a car directly at the airport and even book a car online in advance directly from the Dubai airports website.

This is what guests are saying about our hosts

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Janice Dubai
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Delicious Dubai Food Tour - The 10 Tastings

We had so much fun seeing the Dubai from a local perspective. Vibha was so nice and gave us great information about the city plus we were able to go to restaurants we never would have seen without her. It really was like having your friend give you a tour of the city. I would recommend this tour and choose Vibha She’s fabulous.

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Aaron Dubai
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Contrasts of Dubai Tour: From Spices to Skyscrapers

Suqlain did a fantastic job! Well educated and friendly. Made our day so enjoyable. We would highly recommend him!

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Smaragda Dubai
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Best of Dubai Private Layover Tour

Having 5-6 hours available for a tour in Dubai between my flights, Gomez helped me to make the most out of it in the most comfortable way. He's a charismatic guide and knows all the good spots in Dubai. Thanks to Gomez this tour was as inclusive, easy and comfy as possible! I will definitely take the opportunity again during the next stop-over to see the rest out of Dubai.