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Travel By Road

Soak up the serene desert surroundings of the Al Gharbia region whilst travelling only two and a half hours from Abu Dhabi to the Sir Bani Yas island Jetty.  This is the perfect route for those of you who enjoy leisurely drives and perhaps aren’t the biggest fan of flying! We have a fully serviced arrival terminal situated at Jabel Dhanna; so get comfortable and enjoy our hospitality whilst you wait for your boat transfer to Sir Bani Yas Island. The boat trip is approximately 20 minutes and is complimentary with your hotel booking. 

Directions from Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Follow the E11 highway directly from Abu Dhabi or Dubai in the direction or Tarif and Mirfa.  Continue on, passing Tarif, Mirfa and Baynoona and Al Ruwais.  Take exit 113 marked Sir Bani Yas Island, and at the roundabout take the Sir Bani Yas Island exit.  At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit.  Follow the road until the 3rd roundabout and take the exit for Sir Bani Yas Island.  At the jetty you can park your car in a safe shaded area before boarding the water taxi.

Boat Timings

From Island From Mainland Remarks
06.00 07.00 7 days a week
08.00 10.00 7 days a week
11.00 12.00 7 days a week
13.00 14.00 7 days a week
15.00 16.00 7 days a week
17.00 18.00 7 days a week
19.00 20.00 7 days a week
21.30 22.30 Thursday, Friday, Saturday and public holidays


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From To KM
Abu Dhabi Sir Bani Yas Island 250
Dubai Sir Bani Yas Island 370