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UAE road names

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Road and street names in the UAE


Common / casual name Map name Area Comments
Ajman roads
Emirates Highway? Sheikh Zayed St (E11)   Different names in other emirates
Emirates Road Emirates Rd (E311)    
Al Ain roads
Khalifa St Khalifa Bin Zayed St Al Ain  
Main St Zayed Bin Sultan St Al Ain  
Al Ain roundabouts
Al Ain Hospital R/A     Gazebo, also Al Jimi Hospital (old name)
Al Qala Roundabout     Fortress removed
Balidiya Roundabout     Flamingos, Municipality R/A?
Boat Roundabout      
Coffee Pot R/A (brown pot)     Al Murabba R/A, Lulu Center, central Al Ain
Coffee Pot R/A (grey pot)     Landmark on Dubai Al Ain Rd
Deer Roundabout     Oryx on top of column
Diwan Roundabout     2 levels, waterfalls, Diwan buildings
Falcon Roundabout      
Fort Roundabout     Removed?
Glasshouse Roundabout?     Near UAE University Maqam Campus
Globe Roundabout      
Jabal Roundabout     Same as Jebel Roundabout?
Jebel Roundabout     Waterfall and rock display
Mandoos Roundabout     Treasure chest
Murabbah / Murabaa R/A     See Coffee Pot Roundabout
Planning Roundabout     Fountain
Sheikh Mubarak R/A     Incense Burner
Sheikh Zayed Roundabout      
Sheikha Salama Mosque R/A     Large fountain, mosque
Tawam/Tawaam/Twam Hospital R/A     Outskirts of Al Ain on Abu Dhabi Rd
Zoo Roundabout     Wild animals running amok
      Dawwar Safinah / Safeena? Boat?
      Palm trees, bird fountain, near Pizza Hut
      Three towers - Castle or Tower R/A?
Fujairah roads
Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) roads
Umm Al Quwain (UAQ) roads
Clock Roundabout      
Emirates Highway? Al Ittihad Rd (E11)    
Hospital Roundabout      
  • Some roundabouts are controlled by traffic lights (traffic signals), and larger ones might be under reconstruction as a full freeflow interchange.
  • See links below for table of Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Sharjah road and street names.
Last update Saturday 05-Sep-2009
Related pages
Related websites (new window)
  • bssandbrninalain.blogspot.com - blog with photos and descriptions of roundabouts in Al Ain, also has Al Ain mosque photos (blogger left Al Ain in March 2008?)


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