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There are 4 ways to get from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Abu Dhabi  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Kuwait (KWI) AUH - KWI

$111 - $211

3 alternative options

Bus to Dubai, fly  •  6 h 26 min

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

$121 - $169

Bus, Metro to Sharjah, fly  •  7 h 27 min

  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 Kuwait (KWI) SHJ - KWI

$128 - $170

Drive  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City 734.9 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City is to drive which costs AED 200 - AED 300 and takes 13 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City is to fly which costs AED 400 - AED 800 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi and Kuwait City is 835 km. The road distance is 1175.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Abu Dhabi Airport to Kuwait Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Kuwait City is 1 h behind Abu Dhabi. It is currently 2:40 PM in Abu Dhabi and 1:40 PM in Kuwait City.

Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City is 1176 km. It takes approximately 13 h 48 min to drive from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City.

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Kuwait Airways, Oman Air, Etihad and Gulf Air Bahrain offer flights from Abu Dhabi Airport to Kuwait Airport.

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There are 119+ hotels available in Kuwait City. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City.
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  • Distance: 522.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait City, Kuwait?

Etihad, Kuwait Airways and two other airlines fly from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait City every 2 hours.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Dubai to Kuwait via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $280
Flights from Dubai to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Dubai to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Kuwait
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait via Muscat
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $380
Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
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

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