Mapping out your trip in and around Dubai is easy with these transportation options. Fly into Dubai Intl. Airport (DXB), which is located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into Sharjah (SHJ-Sharjah Intl.), which is 14.4 mi (23.2 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.