The station ‘Dubai World Trade Centre’ (number 22) is on the Red Line within Zone 5. Trains run every 7 minutes and with options such as Park and Ride or feeder buses connecting various neighbourhoods to the metro.
Using the metro not only saves you time and reduces traffic on the roads, but also lowers our carbon footprint, which helps us work towards a greener environment.
Station opening times:
Saturday to Thursday: 6:00 to 23:00
Friday: 14:00 to midnight
The metro operational times are subject to change.
If you’re travelling by car, DWTC has direct access from the city’s main highway, Sheikh Zayed Road. Within the DWTC complex, take advantage of our extensive multi-storey parking facilities for around 5,000 cars.
Both paid and free parking is available. Free outdoor parking areas are located off D86 - Al Sa’ada Street, close to the Convention Gate entrance as well as additional parking near the Za’abeel entrance.
We also provide dedicated VIP and valet parking at our main entrance gates.
There is a free shuttle bus service for all show visitors.
This goes to and from the Happiness Street parking area and Za’abeel Hall 1 entrance at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Dubai International Airport is only 10km from DICEC and is the regional hub for air transport with over 150 passenger airlines serving over 200 destinations.
Neighbouring Sharjah Airport is a base for regional and international budget airlines and is a 40 minutes’ drive from the city of Dubai.
Abu Dhabi International Airport is just over an hour’s drive away and covers comprehensive regional and international services.
Metered taxis across the city are easy to find, well-regulated, clean and comfortable. Those that prefer to, can opt for ladies-only taxis driven by women. The taxi rank is located next to the ibis hotel at Exhibition Plaza.