Palm Jebel Ali Location


Easily accessible via Sheik Zayed Road (E11) Palm Jebel Ali is ideally located between the historic Port Jebel Ali and the Jebel Ali Marine Sanctuary. This well-connected location is in close proximity to key areas of Dubai with the likes of Dubai Marina under 25 minutes away. The fast up and coming Dubai South is also less then 30 minutes away along with the soon to be expanded Al Maktoum International Airport.

Palm Jebel Ali Location Highlights:

  • 25 minutes from Dubai Marina
  • 29 minutes from Palm Jumeirah
  • 45 minutes from Downtown Dubai
  • 27 minutes from Palm Jumeirah
  • 25 minutes from Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC)


Along with size one of the other big differences between Palm Jebel Ali and the original Palm Jumeirah is the vastly improved access. Unlike Plam Jumeirah, the Plam Jebel Ali island is set to have 3 separate multi-lane access points. Access to the island will not only be available via the trunk but also the two bridges connecting to either side of the crescent. This will not only result in next to no traffic congestion but also make getting on and off the palm more timely and convenient.

Nearby Attractions

  • JA The Resort Golf Course
  • Jebel Ali Beach
  • Jebel Ali Freezone
  • JA Shooting Club
  • Legoland Dubai
  • Future developments including Dubai Waterfront, Canal District and Madinat Al Arab

Strategic Location

Proximity to Major Roads and Highways:

  • Sheikh Zayed Road (E11): Palm Jebel Ali is directly connected to Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai’s main arterial highway, which provides seamless access to key areas across the city and beyond.
  • Dubai-Abu Dhabi Highway (E11): The location ensures easy connectivity to Abu Dhabi, making it ideal for professionals commuting between the two emirates.


  • Dubai International Airport: Located approximately 45 minutes away, Palm Jebel Ali offers convenient access for international travel.
  • Al Maktoum International Airport: Only a 30-minute drive away, this airport is poised to become one of the largest in the world, further enhancing Palm Jebel Ali’s accessibility.

Nearby Developments and Attractions

Proximity to Economic Hubs:

  • Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone: Situated close to one of the largest ports globally, Palm Jebel Ali is strategically positioned for business and trade, offering immense opportunities for commercial growth.
  • Tech and Business Districts: The development is near various business districts, making it a convenient location for professionals and entrepreneurs.

Entertainment and Leisure:

  • Dubai Parks and Resorts: A short drive from Palm Jebel Ali, this world-class entertainment complex features theme parks such as Motiongate Dubai, Bollywood Parks Dubai, and Legoland Dubai, offering endless family-friendly activities.
  • Expo 2020 Site: Located nearby, the Expo 2020 site continues to be a hub of innovation and global business, attracting visitors and investors alike.


Palm Jebel Ali location FAQs

How do you get to palm jelel ali?

The easiest way to get to Palm Jebel Ali is via Sheikh Zayed Rd (E11). This applies whether you are coming from Dubai or Abu Dhabi.

How far is it from Palm Jebel Ali to palm Jumeirah?

It takes approximately 30 minutes to get by car from Palm Jebel Ali to Palm Jumeirah. The exact time will of course vary on the time of day and traffic conditions at the time.

What are the Palm Jebel Ali coordinates?

the coordinates for Palm Jebel Ali are 25°00’15.5″N and 54°59’19.3″E.

How many access points are there to Palm Jebel Ali?

Palm Jebel Ali comes with three access points. The first and largest access point is the trunk and two more access points on either side of the crescent. This will ensure Palm Jebel Ali enjoys far better transport options than its older sibling Palm Jumeirah.