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Al Furjan Metro Station Dubai: Location, Map & More

Find out how to get around Dubai with ease with our Al Furjan metro station guide

Al Furjan metro station is a newly built metro station serving the locals and visitors of Jebel Ali village and Discovery gardens.

Furjan metro station, situated in Jebel Ali village, is above Gardens Blvd Road. And the metro lines continue to run underground after this station. This metro station is on the red line of the Dubai metro system and lies in zone 2, providing various facilities for travelers.

This Dbd guide provides you with information about the Furjan metro station. Likewise, this guide includes attractions near the station, station operating hours, and its schematic map.

Overview of Al Furjan metro station

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Furjan metro station was started on January 1, 2021, as part of the extension of the red line metro from Jebel Ali metro station to the Expo 2020 metro station.

The Al Furjan station is one of the busiest in Dubai, with a peak hourly capacity of 6770 passengers and a daily capacity of 125,000 passengers. At this station, in addition to parking areas, there are two platforms for boarding trains and stops for buses and taxis. [1]RTA, “Connecting you to more with route 2020, https://www.rta.ae/wps/portal/rta/ae/home/promotion/route-2020-opertating”

LocationFurjan, Jebel Ali Village, Dubai
LineRed line
Station codeR72
Fare zone2
Preceding stationJumeirah Golf Estates metro station
Following stationDiscovery Gardens metro station
Transfer stationNo
Dubai Tram connectionNo
Previous nameNA

Location of Al Furjan metro station

Al Furjan station is located in the western part of Dubai, close to Discovery Gardens and Jebel Ali village.

Commuters can reach the Al Furjan metro Dubai by bus or metro. Multiple feeder buses connect commuters to and from this station. The buses drop passengers off at the nearest bus stops.

Location: Furjan, Jebel Ali Village, Dubai

Al Furjan metro station schematic map

The Al Furjan metro station map is user-friendly and provides all the relevant information people need to navigate the station.

The map clearly highlights the station itself and marks the other nearby metro stations. This makes it easy for people to find the exact location of this metro station. 

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Al Furjan metro station timings

In Dubai, all the metro stations have the same opening hours for all lines, i.e., green and red lines. But during some special events or holidays, the timing for stations can vary, and the notice will be announced on the official RTA website.

Additionally, the first train leaves at 5 am on weekdays and 8 am on weekends. The station is typically closed at midnight. The platform is always busy with people rushing to catch their train. 

Here is the timing of the Furjan metro station: [2] RTA, “Metro station opening hour, https://www.rta.ae/wps/portal/

Days Time  
Monday to Thursday 05:00 AM – 12:00 AM (Midnight) 
Friday 05:00 AM – 01:00 AM (Next day) 
Saturday 05:00 AM – 12:00 AM (Midnight) 
Sunday 08:00 AM -12:00 AM (Midnight) 

Services and facilities

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Al Furjan station is a beautifully designed and newly built station. The station has all the conventional facilities that one would expect, such as escalators, lifts, and ATMs.

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In addition, the station is spotless and well-maintained, with helpful staff always on hand to assist passengers. There is an information display to show the upcoming metro and its time. For hungry passengers, there are also convenience stores located within the station.

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Other facilities include security, wheelchairs, restrooms, and an information desk. Ticket counters are available for those who need them, and there are also Nol recharge and top-up machines for added convenience.

See also: Check out our guide on how to recharge your NOL card.

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Attraction near Al Furjan metro station

Al Furjan station is located close to Discovery Gardens. This area is primarily residential, with many apartments and housing complexes. However, there are also a few small hotels and some grocery stores.

1. Discovery Gardens

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Discovery Gardens is a unique residential area located south of Dubai, Jabal Ali Village. It is a beautifully landscaped community with plenty of birds and greenery all around. There are plenty of lovely gardens and open spaces to explore on foot or by running.

Discovery Gardens is a great place to live because of its location and beautiful surroundings. In addition, residents have access to a shared pool, ground tennis court, and modern residences. There are also plenty of free parking spaces available for residents.

Related Info


How do I get to the Dubai mall from the Al Furjan metro?

You can take the red line metro from Al Gurjan station, which will take you to Burj Khalifa/Dubai mall metro station. The journey takes around 47 minutes.

Which bus station is near the Al Furjan metro station?

The Discovery Garden 12-2 and Discovery Garden metro bus stop 2 are the bus stations near the Al Furjan station.

How to reach the City Centre Deira from Furjan metro station?

You can take the metro from Al Gurjan station, which will take you to the city center metro station. The journey takes around 1 hour and 9 minutes.

Which is the nearest metro station to the Al Furjan station?

The nearest metro station to Al Furjan station is Discovery Gardens Metro Station.

Which bus line stops near the Furjan metro station?

The feeder bus routes F43, F45, and F46 are bus lines that stop near Furjan station.

Final thoughts

Al Furjan metro station in Dubai is an excellent option for those looking for easy access to Discovery Gardens and the surrounding area. This station has convenient services visitors, and locals can use to get around town.

Additionally, this newly built station has never failed to provide adequate services to its passengers, and it’s well-maintained, clean, and equipped with all the necessary amenities. 

About the author

Arijit Negi
Arijit Negi
Expatriate Living in Dubai for 18 Years

Arijit Negi is an expatriate living in Dubai for 18 years. He completed his degree in Master of Arts in Journalism from the University of Mumbai. Arijit focuses on providing helpful guides and information for ex-pats living in UAE and visitors to the UAE.

Omar Saeed
Omar Saeed
Middle East Senior Contributor

Omar Saeed is a Senior Contributor at DbdPost based in Dubai. He earned his degree in Master of Media and Communication from the University of Wollongong in Dubai and covers news, info guides, reviews, and opinion pieces on various topics related to the UAE.


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