Photograph credit: RTA

New Ferry Service Sets Sail Connecting Marina Mall and Dubai Mall

Dubai’s Roads and Transportation Authority (RTA) is now running a ferry ride from Marina Mall to Dubai Mall for Dhs 68.25.

Ferry ride from Dubai Mall to Marina Mall

RTA’s newly introduced route embarks on daily journeys between the two lifestyle destinations via Dubai Water Canal. The ferry ride sets sail from Dubai Marina ferry station, located behind the Dubai Marina Mall, to Al Wajeha Al Maeyah station. Visitors can then head to Dubai Mall via complimentary shuttle service.

dubai ferry ride

Photograph credit: RTA

Dubai skyline from another angle

There’s no denying Dubai’s skyline is one of the most Instagram-worthy in the world. This time, shutterbugs and enthusiasts can take their photography game one notch further, capturing majestic views of the skyline from the ferry service. The ride passes through tourist spots like The Palm Islands to the skyscrapers to Sheikh Zayed Road, notably Burj Khalifa and Dubai Water Canal.

Dubai Mall to Marina Mall in 80 minutes

It’s undeniable that Dubai keeps reinventing itself. Instead of taking a car ride or commuting via Dubai Metro, RTA is making it easier for visitors to hop on the ferry boat and head to either of the malls. The ferry service is priced at Dhs 68.25 for adults and Dhs 52.50 for those aged 5-12 years. Tickets can be purchased from At the Top, Burj Khalifa, or from guest service desks at The Dubai Mall and Dubai Marina Mall or as well and ferry stations.

New addition to Dubai’s tourist attractions

With the introduction of the new ferry service, Ahmed Bahrozyan, CEO of Public Transport Agency calls the service a “delight of users.” He says, The new service will add to the delight of users, who can cover two of the most popular malls effortlessly while enjoying scenic vistas of the city.”