Al Shindagha Tunnel

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Al Shindagha Tunnel (In Arabic: نفق الشندغة) is a tunnel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It goes under Dubai Creek to connect the neighborhoods of Al Ras, Deira and Al Shindagha. It is Dubai Creek's the only underwater road crossing. The tunnel has a total of four lanes (two in each direction), a height clearance of 5 metres and speed is limited at 60 km/h. It opened in 1975.

Al Shindagha Tunnel East entrance

Coordinates: 25°16′22″N 55°17′42″E / 25.272796°N 55.295048°E / 25.272796; 55.295048