Dubai Cruise Terminal

A cruise infrastructure like no other

Set to open in October 2020, Cruise Terminals at the Dubai Harbour will further enhance the position of Dubai as a leading global hub for maritime tourism, attracting visitors from all over the world.

Spanning over 120,000 square meters, the cruise facility comprises two terminals strategically located on a pier stretch of 910 meters that cater to the complete passenger turnaround of two mega cruise ships at once.

Built to accommodate the


cruise ships in design, being built and in operation
Equidistant from Dubai’s

2 International Airports

A spectacular arrival experience

Located at the intersection of the iconic Palm Jumeirah and Bluewaters, the waterfront destination is a stone’s throw away from the city’s most-loved landmarks, beautiful beaches and world-famous attractions such as Ain Dubai, Sky Dive Dubai and Burj Al Arab.

Thanks to a smart transportation network system, Dubai Harbour will allow seamless mobility from terminals to anywhere in the city.

Maritime Facts

  • Longitude and Latitude: 25° 5’ 41’’ N, 55° 7’ 50’’ E
  • Channel Draft: 12.5 m through
  • Channel Width: 300 m
  • Turning Circle Radius: 540 m
  • Fenders Type: Cone Fenders, 1,600 mm
  • Bollards Type: Tee Head, 200T Capacity
  • Pier Length: 910 m
  • Pier Width: 28 m
  • VTS – Marine Traffic Monitoring System
  • Overall Cruise Facility Area: 120,000 sqm
  • Number of Terminals: 2
  • Size of Terminals: 15,000 sqm (each)
  • Passenger Boarding Bridges: 770 m walkway + 4 bridges
  • Security: ISPS compliant