There are 6 ways to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre by bus, train, taxi, car or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, Metro via Abu Dhabi, Samha  •  2 h 31 min

  1. E101
  2. Red

$18 - $24

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2 h 6 min

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Bus, Metro  •  3 h 24 min

  1. E101
  2. Red

$7 - $11

Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. E100

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  1 h 17 min

  1. 77.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. 77.6 miles

$5 - $9

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH), United Arab Emirates and Deira City Centre, United Arab Emirates?

Dubai RTA Bus operates a bus from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
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 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 Abu Dhabi to Dubai Al Ghubaiba
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rta.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 Deira City Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
National Taxi
Phone
+971 600 535353
Website
itc.abudhabi.ae

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) and Deira City Centre is 115 km. The road distance is 124 km.

The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre is to shuttle which costs AED 3 - AED 8 and takes 2 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre is to taxi which takes 1 h 17 min and costs AED 230 - AED 290.

No, there is no direct bus from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre. However, there are services departing from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 and arriving at City Centre Metro Bus Stop A 2 via Abu Dhabi - ECSSR, Abu Dhabi and Ghubaiba Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre, including transfers.