Sharjah, the cultural capital of the UAE with a rich historical legacy dating back to 5,000 years, is strategically located between Europe and the Far East with direct access to the Gulf and the Indian Ocean. The emirate’s cultural leadership on both regional and global levels has been recently recognised with UNESCO’s prestigious World Book Capital 2019 title.
Sharjah not only offers a gateway to 160 countries, but also a geo-strategic location to the international businesses to expand their operations and footprints across the globe. With its free economic zones, a burgeoning manufacturing sector and ever-increasing small and medium-sized enterprises in real estate, services, mining and energy sectors among others, Sharjah has a well-diversified economy offering innumerable business opportunities
Sharjah is well-connected with the rest of the world with the presence of almost all major airlines.
The Emirate also has a planned modern network of roads interlinking seaports, airports and other Emirates for smooth commuting.
Mowasalat (brand name used for the bus operations) offers the most reliable and affordable way of travel within the city anywhere at a standard fare of AED 6.00 per journey.
You can also opt for taxis which are readily available and generally cost between AED 12 and AED 45. Smartphone app-based services like Uber and Careem are popular alternatives to traditional modes of transport. If you are looking for other experiences, rental car service is the best option. Numerous international and local car-hire firms offer 24/7 services via the app or website. Rental services like Udrive provide customers option to access cars through their smartphones.
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