Getting To Ain Dubai | Location, Directions, Maps, FAQs & more

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Ain Dubai is one of the newest and most anticipated attractions in Dubai. It is the world's largest Ferris wheel standing at Ain Dubai's impressive height of 210 meters. The wheel has 36 capsules, each able to carry up to eight passengers. Located in Bluewaters Island, just off the coast of Jumeirah Beach, it offers stunning views of the city and the surrounding ocean and has become one of the most popular attractions of the city, attracting millions of visitors every year.

Where is Ain Dubai Located?

Getting to the Ain Dubai by Public Transportation

By Bus
By Metro
By Light Rail
Ain Dubai Bus

Travel Time: 2 hours 35 mins

Bus Route: 8, 84, F55A

Nearest Bus Stop: Jumeira, Royal Meridian

If you are in the city and want to use public transport, buses can be one option. The bus routes to Bluewaters Island are 8, 84, F55A. The nearest stop to Ain Dubai is Jumeira, Royal Meridian. It is a 12 minutes walk away. If you are traveling from the Dubai Airport DXB, you will have to take a bus to the Gold Souq Bus Station External and take a bus to Jumeirah Beach Residence 2, Seaside. After which you will have to walk for about 1.8kms which will take around 20 minutes. Bus as your medium of transport will take around AED 9 to AED 14, making it the second cheapest mode of transportation.

Ain Dubai Metro

Travel Time: 1 hour 19 mins

Metro Line: MRed

Nearest Metro Stop: Damac Metro Station

The MRed metro line takes you to the Ain Dubai. It connects Ain Dubai to the rest of the city. If you are traveling to Ain Dubai from the Airport, you will have to take the metro from Airport Terminal 3 Metro Station 2. Visitors will have to get down at the Damac Metro Station. After you get down at Damac Metro Station, you will have a 31-minute walk of 2.5 km to the attraction. This is the recommended way of public transport as it is the fastest mode of transport costing AED 6 to AED 9.

Ain Dubai Light Rail

Travel Time: 42 minutes

Tram Line: T1

Nearest Station: Jumeirah Beach Residence 2

If you are in the city, you can use the Light Rail to get to Ain Dubai. Jumeirah Beach Residence 2 is the nearest stop to Ain Dubai. If you are traveling from Al Sufouh, you will have to get down at Jumeirah Beach Residence 2 tram stop, after which it is a 1.6km walk of 20 minutes to Bluewaters. It is one of the cheapest modes of transport costing AED 3 to AED 5.

Getting to Ain Dubai by Car

Ain Dubai Location Car

Driving Route

Travel Time: 26 minutes

If you are traveling from Dubai by car, you will have to take the Sheikh Zayed Road E11 towards Abu Dhabi and exit at junction 31 towards Al Azraq Street. If you are traveling from Abu Dhabi by car or taxi, you can take the E11 Sheikh Zayed Road towards Dubai and exit at junction 29 for Garn Al Sabkha St/D59 E and merge onto Garn Al Sabkha St/D59. The taxi ride will cost around AED 80 to AED 100.

While traveling from the Dubai International Airport, you will have to get on E11 from Casablanca St/D70 and then continue on E11 to Ain Dubai for about 31.5km and exit from Sheikh Zayed Rd/E11.

Parking Facilities Near Ain Dubai

Visitors of Ain Dubai can avail the parking at Bluewater, which is a small stroll from Ain Dubai. They can choose from the following options.

  • Valet Parking: Available at various locations around Ain Dubai, it costs about 30 to 50 AED per hour.
  • Self-Parking: Limited parking space available at Orange Underground Parking (B1 & B2).
  • Accessible Parking: Accessible parking facilities are available close to the elevator and escalators.

For a free parking ticket, visitors need to validate their entry to Ain Dubai (excludes Valet-Parking).

Best Ways to Get to The Ain Dubai

Budget-Friendly: The most budget-friendly option to reach the Ain Dubai is would be to the bus network of Dubai

Fastest Route: The fastest route of reaching the location will be to take a metro to the destination.

Comfortable Mode Of Transport: Taking a cab or driving to the destination will be the most comfortable mode of transport to reach Ain Dubai. Compared to other modes of transport, it would also eliminate walking in Dubai heat.

Recommended Mode Of Transport: Taking the MRed metro to reach the Museum of the Future would be the recommended mode of transport as it is fast and also the second-most-cheapest option. 

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Commonly Asked Questions About Ain Dubai Location

Q. What is the address of Ain Dubai?

A. The address of Ain Dubai is Bluewaters, Bluewaters Island, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Q. Where is Ain Dubai located?

A. Ain Dubai is located in Bluewaters Island, just off the coast of Jumeirah Beach, opposite Caesar’s Palace Bluewaters Dubai. It offers stunning views of the city and a perfect view of the Dubai skyline.

Q. Is Ain Dubai is open post- Covid 19?

A. Yes, Ain Dubai is open for visits after Covid-19.

Q. When should I arrive at Ain Dubai?

A. Visitors are requested to arrive about 60 minutes prior to their experience for a smooth the entry process and get themselves ready for the experience.

Q. How can I reach Ain Dubai?

A. You can drive a car or take a taxi to Ain Dubai. You can also use the public transport system, that is, metro, bus and light rail to reach Ain Dubai.

Q. Is parking available at Ain Dubai?

A. Yes, self-parking, valet parking and accessible parking is available at Ain Dubai.

Q. What is the best time to visit Ain Dubai?

A. The best time to visit Ain Dubai would be during the sunset to enjoy the view of the setting sun during your experience.