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There are 6 ways to get from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Abu Dhabi to Dammam  •  4h 18m

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Dammam (DMM) AUH - DMM

672﷼ - 1665﷼

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Bus, Metro to Sharjah, fly to Dammam  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Take the Metro from Ibn Battuta Mall to Rashidiya
  3. Fly from Sharjah (SHJ) to Dammam (DMM) SHJ - DMM

501﷼ - 1115﷼

4 alternative options

Fly Abu Dhabi to Manama, bus  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Manama (BAH) AUH - BAH
  2. Take the bus from Manama - Lulu Centre to Khobar

568﷼ - 1891﷼

Bus to Dubai, fly to Dammam  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Dammam (DMM) DXB - DMM

531﷼ - 1193﷼

Bus to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl, fly to Dammam  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl (DWC) to Dammam (DMM) DWC - DMM

793﷼ - 2366﷼

Drive  •  9h 3m

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran 483.7 miles

130﷼ - 200﷼

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The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran is to drive which costs AED 130 - AED 200 and takes 9h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran is to fly which costs AED 650 - AED 1700 and takes 4h 18m.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi and Dhahran is 473 km. The road distance is 773.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 18m to get from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dammam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Dhahran is 1h behind Abu Dhabi. It is currently 8:41 PM in Abu Dhabi and 7:41 PM in Dhahran.

Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi to Dhahran is 774 km. It takes approximately 9h 3m to drive from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran.

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Etihad and Gulf Air Bahrain offer flights from Abu Dhabi Airport to Dammam Airport.

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There are 335+ hotels available in Dhahran. Prices start at 130﷼ per night.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi to Abu Dhabi Airport is to bus which takes 22m and costs AED 2 - AED 5.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran.
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  • Distance: 295.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 18m

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Dhahran, Saudi Arabia?

Etihad and Gulf Air Bahrain fly from Abu Dhabi to Dhahran every 4 hours.

Airlines
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Dammam via Manama
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 2600﷼
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Manama
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Dubai to Dammam via Manama
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650﷼ - 1800﷼
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Dammam via Manama
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230﷼ - 1300﷼
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4500﷼
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Manama
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000﷼ - 4900﷼
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4500﷼
Flights from Dubai to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700﷼ - 1700﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650﷼ - 2300﷼
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550﷼ - 1700﷼
Flights from Dubai Al Maktoum Intl to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220﷼ - 850﷼
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Dammam
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500﷼ - 1400﷼
Train operators
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Manama - Lulu Centre to Khobar
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
56﷼
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
17﷼ - 26﷼
Schedules at
rta.ae

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