Ras Al Khaimah travel guide

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You're Going to Love Ras Al Khaimah

With a population of 115,949, Ras Al Khaimah is the largest city in Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 100 days in order to fully appreciate everything Ras Al Khaimah has to offer.

When to visit Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah in May
Estimated hotel price
C$ 267
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ras Al Khaimah in May
Estimated hotel price
C$ 267
1 night at 3-star hotel
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How to Get to Ras Al Khaimah


When flying to Ras Al Khaimah, you’ll arrive at Ras Al Khaimah (RKT), which is located 13 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to Ras Al Khaimah from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 12h 45m.


Another option to get to Ras Al Khaimah is to pick up a car rental from Dubai, which is about 61 miles from Ras Al Khaimah. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Hertz, among others, in Dubai.

Airports near Ras Al Khaimah

Airlines serving Ras Al Khaimah

Good (2,579 reviews)
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British Airways
Good (1,750 reviews)
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Turkish Airlines
Good (1,512 reviews)
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Air France
Good (498 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,207 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,450 reviews)
Excellent (1,275 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (2,057 reviews)
Good (669 reviews)
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Singapore Airlines
Excellent (479 reviews)
Good (402 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (189 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (133 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (485 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (357 reviews)
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Where to stay in Ras Al Khaimah

From 5-star hotels such as the Rixos Bab Al Bahr to great affordable options like the Al Maha Residence Rak, Ras Al Khaimah offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 189 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 381 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ras Al Khaimah

Most booked hotels in Ras Al Khaimah

The Cove Rotana Resort
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
C$ 156+
DoubleTree by Hilton Ras Al Khaimah
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
C$ 79+
Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Beach Resort
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 178+
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
C$ 182+
Marjan Island Resort & Spa - Managed By Accor
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
C$ 152+
Rixos Bab Al Bahr
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
C$ 351+
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Renting a car in Ras Al Khaimah

Expect to pay C$ 1.11 per litre in Ras Al Khaimah (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 13.31 and C$ 17.75. Compact (Nissan Sunny or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Ras Al Khaimah, while also 23% cheaper than other types, on average.

Car rental agencies in Ras Al Khaimah


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