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

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

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Samha to Ibn Battuta Metro E101
  2. Take the Metro from Ibn Battuta Mall to Deira City Centre Red

$18 - $24

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  2h 6m

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

$1 - $2

4 alternative options

Bus, Metro  •  3h 30m

  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
  3. Take the Metro from Ibn Battuta Mall to Deira City Centre Red

$7 - $11

Bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi Airport Terminal 1 to Al Nahyan A1
  2. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi to Dubai Al Ghubaiba E100

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  1h 17m

  1. Take a taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre 77.6 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre 77.6 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

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 2h 6m.

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

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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 3h 40m.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) and Deira City Centre is 115 km. The road distance is 124.2 km.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre without a car is to bus and Metro which takes 2h 31m and costs AED 65 - AED 90.

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

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Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre 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 Deira City Centre bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Dubai Al Ghubaiba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre is 124 km. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre.

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There are 1300+ hotels available in Deira City Centre. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre.
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  • Distance: 71.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 31m

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

You can take a bus from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Deira City Centre via Abu Dhabi - ECSSR, Abu Dhabi Bus Station, Abu Dhabi, Dubai Al Ghubaiba, and Ghubaiba Bus Station in around 3h 40m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Samha to Ibn Battuta Metro
Ave. Duration
46m
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
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi to Dubai Al Ghubaiba
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
43m
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
1h 40m
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
1h 17m
Estimated price
$65 - $80
National Taxi
Phone
+971 600 535353
Website
itc.abudhabi.ae

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