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, line 88 bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai
  2. Take the line 88 bus from Hudheiba, Road to Wild Wadi 88

$2

3 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 to Al Mushrif A1
  2. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Ibn Battuta Metro to Wild Wadi 8

$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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Burj Al Arab is to shuttle and line 88 bus which costs AED 8 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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

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The distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) and Burj Al Arab is 96 km. The road distance is 107 km.

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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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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 Al Mushrif, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station and Ibn Battuta Metro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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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 Al Mushrif, Al Mushrif, Al Wadha Terminal, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station, Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop, Ibn Battuta Metro, and Wild Wadi in around 3 h 24 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
Bus from Ibn Battuta Metro to Wild Wadi
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Hudheiba, Road to Wild Wadi
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
rta.ae
Abu Dhabi Department of Transport
Website
dot.abudhabi.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 to Al Mushrif
Ave. Duration
31 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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