Only a 45 minutes drive away from Dubai, it is easy to get to Ras al Khaimah. You can find more information on travelling to the emirate on our Getting Here section.

Once you’ve arrived in Ras al Khaimah, there is so much to see and do. Explore the cities, take in the views from the mountains or watch the sun setting over the desert. Relax beside glittering seas on magical beaches or take part in the many activities on offer. Whatever you choose to do while you’re here, Ras Al Khaimah’s excellent transport connections will make it easy for you.

Getting Here

Just 45 minutes by road from Dubai International Airport, Ras Al Khaimah is easy to reach.

By road, comfortable taxis and frequent bus services link Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah. If you’re driving, take the E311 road, passing Sharjah en route to Ras Al Khaimah. Alternatively, take the E611 road and follow signs to Ras Al Khaimah.

Travel times and distances to Ras Al Khaimah City

Dubai International Airport – 45 minutes, 85 kilometers
RAK International Airport – 20 minutes, 18 kilometers
Abu Dhabi International Airport – 2 Hours and 30 minutes, 250 kilometers
Sharjah International Airport – 35 minutes, 60 kilometers
Oman, Mussandam Border – 30 minutes, 40 kilometers

Getting Around

With an excellent road network, it’s easy to travel to Ras Al Khaimah from different emirates and enjoy all of the sights and experiences while you’re here. The emirate is well served by plentiful taxis and frequent bus services. To book a taxi, simply call 800 1700. Prebooked taxis from Careem and Uber drive visitors to Ras Al Khaimah from Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Dubai and Ajman.


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