Buses from Dubai to Sharjah are a great way to get between the two emirates.
Buses are operated by the Government of Dubai Road and Transport Authority (RTA). There are three main bus lines that run from Dubai to Sharjah.
Buses from Dubai to Sharjah depart from central locations like Satwa, Bur Dubai, and Deira. Most buses arrive at the Al Jubail bus station near the food markets and central souq in Sharjah.
The travel time on this route is approximately 1 hour. At peak commuting times it can take up to 2 hours, and at less busy times it can take as little as 45 minutes.
Buses depart every 15 minutes at peak times from Saturday to Thursday, and less frequently on Fridays and public holidays.
Tickets for buses from Dubai to Sharjah cost 10 AED for a single, and 20 AED return.