How to Reach Sharjah - The Easiest Way to Reach Sharjah


  • By Air: Flights to Sharjah disembark at the Sharjah International Airport connects the emirate to major countries of the world. From the airport, one can jump on a shuttle bus or hire a taxi.Another option is to land at the Dubai International Airport and then get on a bus to Sharjah.
  • By Boat: Sharjah is connected via boat to Iran. Boats leave from Bandar Abbas.
  • By Taxi: Taxis run between Dubai and Sharjah. However, they might cost a lot.
  • By Bus: Sharjah, UAE is connected via bus to Dubai. If you are in Dubai, travelling by bus to Sharjah is the best way to reach the emirate.


Public transport in Sharjah is negligible.

  • By Bus: Operated by Sharjah Transport, busses in Sharjah have 7 local routes and 3 express routes.
  • By Taxi: Taxis are the best way to explore Sharjah city.

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Modes of Transportation in Sharjah

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Sharjah. The most preferred mode of transport in Sharjah is Car.

Average distance: 25.81 km Average time: 54.39 min

  • Car 73.68%
    Driving 55 min Walking 0.14 min Overall average time for 30.36 kms 55.14 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 10.53%
    Bus 43.5 min Waiting 5 min Walking 5 min Train 5 min Overall average time for 16.25 kms 58.5 min
  • Walking 10.53%
    Walking 40 min Driving 5 min Overall average time for 3.5 kms 45 min

How to Reach Sharjah from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Ajman to Sharjah 14.85 km 14 mins
Umm Al Quwain to Sharjah 32.13 km 28 mins
Dubai to Sharjah 42.74 km 57 mins
Fujairah to Sharjah 152.43 km 2 hours 45 mins
Ras Al-khaimah to Sharjah 155.46 km 2 hours 18 mins
Abu Dhabi to Sharjah 179.39 km 2 hours 46 mins
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