|Airport of arrival:||Dubai International Airport|
|Flight time from Istanbul to Dubai:||5 hours|
Dubai, one of United Arab Emirates, has made steady progress since it declared independence in 1969 and has become one of world 's most popular cosmopolitan cities. Dating back to the 18th century, the city's first economic resource was pearl production and trade. Dubai, which has recently immigrated to oil production and trade, has developed rapidly and has a multicultural structure. The city, where some of the world 's most famous skyscrapers are located, is well developed in tourism area. Dubai welcomes tourists from many parts of the World every year and you can easily find flight tickets to Dubai at affordable prices throughout the year.
Dubai is a city that welcomes tourists throughout the year and there are many direct flights to Dubai departing from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport which is connected through various domestic flights to 21 different cities within Turkey and 36 different cities all over the world. You can book your ticket in advance plan a holiday and find cheap flights from Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport to Dubai International Airport.
About the Airport
Pegasus Airlines offers frequent flights to Dubai International Airport which is the largest and busiest airport in the Arab Emirates. It is located 4.5 km east of the city center.
Dubai International Airport
Dubai International Airport is the fifth busiest airport in the world with the world's busiest foreign passenger traffic. The airport has a capacity of 90 million passengers per year. In addition, with the solar panels installed at the airport in 2019, it is planned to meet thirty percent of the city's energy needs. The airport, which dates back to 1960, has undergone many changes over the years. It has three terminals divided into different regions and is equipped to fully meet the needs of passengers.
Transport from Dubai International Airport to the City Center
From Dubai International Airport Terminal 2 you can find free INTER-TERMINAL SHUTTLE BUS between Terminal 2 and Terminal 3. Those buses work 24/7. Frequency: Every 20 minutes. Transfer between Terminals takes around 5-10 minutes.
There are RTA (31 and 43) busses departing from Terminal 2.To access to the public buses in Dubai it is compulsory to do so by the Nol Card (Nol Card can be purchased at metro stations or at the ticket machines at Dubai Airport Arrivals). Cost per trip is AED 5.00.
Also, Taxis can be found at the airport terminal exits 24 hours a day. The meter starts at AED 25 - and the kilometer is calculated at AED 2.05. If you would like to find a more comfortable and faster option, you can book a taxi or consider car rental services offered by Pegasus Airlines.
Dubai is well developed in terms of public transport. It is provided by buses, metro, water bus and taxis. The Dubai subway has two lines, the red line along the coast and the green line leading to the area known as the old city. It operates between 05:30 and 00:00 every day of the week except Friday. It starts working at 13:00 on Fridays. Metro transportation is very affordable and you can benefit from discounts with public transport cards called NolCard. Click here for detailed map of Metro routes. Buses do not serve as often as the metro. Buses 8 and 8A are ideal routes for tourists to visit Dubai. You can use the bus with the Nol card or tickets you get from the stations. Sea buses are public transport used for tourist purposes and can be used for sightseeing on the Dubai coastline. Taxis are public transport that you can easily find anywhere in the city. There are many taxi companies operating in Dubai. Taxis cost AED 2 per kilometer.
Dubai stretches along the coast and offers accommodation for every budget in every part of the city. The hotels closest to the beach are among the most luxurious hotels in the world. Dubai center, Dubai Marina, Bur Dubai and Jumeirah are the ideal accommodation areas due to their proximity to the tourist areas.
With Pegasus Airlines you can browse the available accommodation options and book your hotel in Dubai at affordable prices months in advance.
Dubai is particularly influenced by Lebanese cuisine. Shawarma, falafel and humus are among the delicacies you should try while you are in Dubai.
You can have a look at Dubai Food Guide page for more suggestions about all the local delicacies.
We have compiled some information you need to know to make your trip to Dubai more enjoyable and comfortable:
The Dubai visa is issued electronically and can be made through the application centers or tourism agencies authorized by the United Arab Emirates Immigration Offices. The standard duration of a Dubai visa is 2 months. You can enter the country with the printout of the visa you will receive by mail.
There are many beautiful places located within a short distance from Dubai.
- Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (21 km)
- Ajman, United Arab Emirates (31 km)
- Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates (97 km)
- Al Ain, United Arab Emirates (121 km)
Dubai has a desert climate and temperatures can go up to 50 degrees in summer. In winter, the temperature does not drop below 17 degrees.
Emergency Contact Numbers
- Country Code: +971
- Dubai Area Code: 971
- Airport Contact: +971 4 224 5555
- Emergency Line: 999
- Airport Shuttle Service: +971 4 224 5555
Places to see
Dubai is a touristic metropolis that is visited by tourists from around the world every year. There are world-famous skyscrapers and artificial islands along the city's coastline, as well as shopping centers and amusement parks in almost every part of the city. Burj Khalifa, Palm islands, Al Fahidi Fortress, Aquaventure Waterpark and Madinat Jumeirah are among the places we recommend you to visit.
To learn more about Dubai, you can have a look at Dubai Travel Guide page that Pegasus Airlines prepared for you.