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There are 5 ways to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab by taxi, bus, train, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Taxi, bus, Metro, line 81 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Shahama
  2. Take the bus from Shahama to Abu Dhabi, Samha
  3. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Samha to Ibn Battuta Metro
  4. Take the Metro from Ibn Battuta Mall to Sharaf DG Red
  5. Take the line 81 bus from Sharaf DG Metro Bus Stop Landside to Burj Al Arab Hotel 81

$19 - $25

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai

$2 - $3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 to Al Nahyan A1
  2. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop E101

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab 66.8 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab 66.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab is to shuttle which costs AED 7 - AED 11 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab is to taxi which costs AED 200 - AED 250 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab. However, there are services departing from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at Wild Wadi via Abu Dhabi - ECSSR, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station and Ibn Battuta Metro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) and Burj Al Arab is 96 km. The road distance is 106.8 km.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab without a car is to taxi and bus and Metro and line 81 bus which takes 2 h 32 min and costs AED 70 - AED 95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab, including transfers.

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Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab bus services, operated by Abu Dhabi Department of Transport, depart from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 station.

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Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab is 107 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab.

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There are 1834+ hotels available in Burj Al Arab. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab.
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  • Distance: 60.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH), United Arab Emirates and Burj Al Arab, United Arab Emirates?

You can take a bus from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab via Abu Dhabi - ECSSR, Abu Dhabi Bus Station, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station, Ibn Battuta Metro, and Wild Wadi in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Shahama to Abu Dhabi, Samha
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Samha to Ibn Battuta Metro
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Sharaf DG Metro Bus Stop Landside to Burj Al Arab Hotel
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae
Abu Dhabi Department of Transport
Website
dot.abudhabi.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 to Al Nahyan
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
dot.abudhabi.ae
Etihad Courtesy Shuttle
Phone
+97126177700
Website
etihad.com
Shuttle from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
etihad.com
Other operators
Taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Shahama
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
National Taxi
Phone
+971 600 535353
Website
itc.abudhabi.ae

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