Traders Hotel, Dubai, is within 15 minutes of Dubai
International Airport and a mere 2 minutes walk from the Dubai Metro Station. You can travel around
Dubai via taxis, metro, public transit and abras.
The hotel also provides complimentary shuttle service
to a major mall and the beach park.
Dubai has a large, modern fleet of metered taxis. The
starting fare is AED 5 plus a per kilometre charge of AED 1.6, with a minimum fare of AED 12.
Starting fare from 10pm to 6am is AED 3.50, and from the airport is AED 20 regardless of the time of the day. As
drivers rarely carry much change, we recommend that you carry AED 10 and AED 5
Local buses run on a regular schedule and service volumes are adjusted on Fridays and public holidays in relation to the passenger demand. Fares are usually anywhere between AED 1 and AED 4.50 depending on your destination.
There are no cash transactions for bus fares and passengers would need a Nol Card (electronic smart card) with enough credit for the journey. Nol Cards are sold at ticket vending machines located at selected bus stops across Dubai as well as all operating Metro Stations.
Abras are small motorboats. They are the ideal
way to cross Dubai Creek. Two routes determine the course that abras take. One links Bur Dubai with the
Deira Old Souk. The other links the Old Souk with Sabkha on the Deira side.
The fare is AED 1. Sensible footwear is recommended.
Complimentary scheduled transfers are available for in-house guests from Traders Hotel, Dubai to Deira City Centre Shopping Mall, Al Ghurair Shopping Mall, and Al Mamzar Beach Park.
Should our guests like to hire a car to move about
Dubai, we are happy to make the necessary arrangements.
Valet parking is complimentary at Traders Hotel, Dubai,
as is parking in the hotel’s underground garage.
Dubai Metro is the fastest way to get around Dubai. It currently serves 47 stations and is inexpensive. There are no cash transactions for fares and passengers would need a Nol Card (electronic smart card) with enough credit for the journey. Nol Cards are sold at ticket vending machines located at selected bus stops across Dubai as well as all operating Metro Stations.
Train operation hours are as follow:
Saturday through Wednesday:
5.50am – 12am
5am – 1am
1pm – 1am