There are 5 ways to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai by taxi, bus, train, car or towncar

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Taxi, bus, Metro  •  1h 49m

  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 Dubai Marina Red

AED 72 - AED 92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi International Airport T1 to Mussafah, 16th X81
  2. Take the bus from Mussafah, 16th to Abu Dhabi Bus Station X86 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop

AED 38 - AED 57

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h

  1. Take a taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai 101.1 km

AED 190 - AED 240

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai 101.1 km

AED 17 - AED 26

Towncar  •  1h

  1. Take a town car from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai 101.1 km

AED 300 - AED 420

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai is to drive which costs AED 17 - AED 26 and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai is to taxi which costs AED 190 - AED 240 and takes 1h.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) and Dubai is 89 km. The road distance is 101.1 km.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai without a car is to taxi and bus and Metro which takes 1h 49m and costs AED 70 - AED 95.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai is 101 km. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai.
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  • Distance: 88.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 49m

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

You can take a bus from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Dubai via Mussafah, 16th, Abu Dhabi Bus Station, Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station, Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop, and Ibn Battuta Mall in around 3h 13m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
rta.ae
Bus from Shahama to Abu Dhabi, Samha
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
AED 6 - AED 9
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Samha to Ibn Battuta Metro
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
AED 12 - AED 17
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Abu Dhabi International Airport T1 to Mussafah, 16th
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
AED 5 - AED 8
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Mussafah, 16th to Abu Dhabi Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
AED 6 - AED 10
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
AED 25 - AED 35
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) to Shahama
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
AED 50 - AED 65
National Taxi
Phone
+971 600 535353
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dubai
Estimated price
AED 300 - AED 420

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