5. Big Bus Classic Abu Dhabi and Dubai Hop-on Hop-off Ticket
This Abu Dhabi and Dubai twin city ticket provides you with access to classic hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus with a 1-day ticket in both of these iconic cities. Explore Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, and see Dubai's most famous sights, from the Burj Al Arab hotel and the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, to the traditional souks along the Dubai Creekside.
Buses depart regularly between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM and you can hop-on and off as many times as you like during the validity of your ticket. Digitally recorded commentary in 12 languages is available on the buses, and the Dubai tour also includes a Dhow river cruise and free entry to both the Dubai Museum and Sheikh Saeed al Maktoum’s House.
Dubai City Tour stops include:
City Tour Red Route
Wafi, The Pyramids Entrance
Deira City Center
Beach Tours Green Route
Jumeirah Public Beach
Burj Al Arab
Atlantis the Palm
Al Ittihad Park
Mall of the Emirates
Marina Tours Blue Route
Mall of the Emirates
Spice & Gold Souk District
Museum of Poet Al-Oqaili
Creek Dhow Cruise
Marina Dhow Cruise
Marina Water Bus
Abu Dhabi: 2 Routes in 1 Ticket
Explore Abu Dhabi at your own pace and according to your preferred schedule with a 1-day pass to the city’s open-top, climate-controlled sightseeing bus. On board, you will learn about the United Arab Emirate’s rapid development and cultural history via the prepared commentary in 8 languages.
The Big Bus ticket combines the choice of 2 routes: the Red Route (City Tour), which lasts 2 hours without hopping off, and the Island Shuttle (Yas Island) which is 2 hours. Tickets are valid for 1 day or 2 days, depending on the ticket purchased. There are 22 stops on the Big Bus Abu Dhabi itinerary.
Red Route stops includes:
The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Abu Dhabi Mall
Saadiyat Island Exhibition Centre
Abu Dhabi Corniche
Al Hosn Fort
Dhow Corniche Cruise
Island Shuttle stops includes:
Manarat Al Saadiyat
Ferrari World Theme Park & Yas Mall
Yas Marina Circuit
Yas Waterworld park
Free shuttles depart from WAFI Mall in Dubai and return from Marina Mall Abu Dhabi back to Dubai 6 days a week, except Friday.
The free shuttle that runs from the cruise terminal to WAFI Mall (main starting point) is provided exclusively for cruise passengers and is available during the Cruise season in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
The Dubai to Abu Dhabi shuttle is currently available on:
• Departure from Dubai to Abu Dhabi: 08:30 from WAFI, arrival at approx. 10:30 at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
• Departure from Abu Dhabi back to Dubai: 17:00 from Marina Mall Abu Dhabi
• From 15 October, departures will take place every day (except Fridays when the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi is closed)
The shuttle service only runs between Dubai and Abu Dhabi.