D 85 road (United Arab Emirates)

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D85 Route UAE.svg

D 85
د ٨٥
Baniyas Road
D 85 borders the Dubai Creek
Route information
Length 7.9 km (4.9 mi)
Major junctions
  D89 Route UAE.svg D 89 (Al Maktoum Road)

D92 Route UAE.svg D 92 (Al Shindagha Tunnel)

Umm Hurair Road (Al Maktoum Bridge)
Major cities Dubai
Highway system
Highways in the United Arab Emirates
Roads in Dubai

D 85 (Arabic: د ٨٥‎), also known as Baniyas Road, is a road in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The road begins near the north end of the Deira Corniche, and runs beside Dubai Creek south-eastwards. Passing important landmarks along the creek, D 85 ends near the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club.

Important landmarks along the D 85 route include the Hyatt Regency Dubai on the Deira Corniche, the Deira Twin Towers, Al Nasr Square, Etisalat Tower 1, Dubai Municipality, and the Deira City Centre. D 85 intersects with other roads to provide access to Bur Dubai — it intersects with D 92 (Al Mina Road/Al Khaleej Road) near Port Rashid to form the Al Shindagha Tunnel and with Umm Hurair Road in Deira to form the Al Maktoum Bridge.

The word Baniyas is a reference to the dynastic tribe of the Al Maktoums.

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