There are 5 ways to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah by plane, bus, train or car

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

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Fly from Abu Dhabi  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Abu Dhabi (AUH) to Salalah (SLL) AUH - SLL

$101 - $431

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Bus  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station to Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop E101
  2. Take the bus from Dubai to Salalah

$29 - $44

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Bus to Dubai, fly  •  6 h 19 min

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

$86 - $339

Bus, Metro to Sharjah, fly  •  7 h 15 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 Salalah (SLL) SHJ - SLL

$118 - $385

Drive  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Abu Dhabi to Salalah 781.3 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah is to bus which costs AED 100 - AED 170 and takes 19 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah is to fly which costs AED 360 - AED 1600 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Abu Dhabi and Salalah is 829 km. The road distance is 1250.1 km.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah without a car is to bus which takes 19 h 30 min and costs AED 100 - AED 170.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah is to fly which takes 6 h 8 min and costs AED 360 - AED 1600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs AED 100 - AED 170 and takes 19 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Abu Dhabi Airport to Salalah Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abu Dhabi to Salalah is 1250 km. It takes approximately 14 h 33 min to drive from Abu Dhabi to Salalah.

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Etihad and Oman Air offer flights from Abu Dhabi Airport to Salalah Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Salalah. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Abu Dhabi to Abu Dhabi Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs AED 2 - AED 5.

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Map of how to get from Abu Dhabi to Salalah.
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  • Distance: 518.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates and Salalah, Oman?

Oman Air and Etihad fly from Abu Dhabi to Salalah every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Abu Dhabi to Salalah via Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop, Ibn Battuta Mall, Deira City Centre, and Dubai in around 19 h 30 min.

Airlines
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Salalah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Dubai to Salalah
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Dubai to Salalah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Abu Dhabi to Salalah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dubai to Salalah
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
SalamAir
Website
salamair.com
Flights from Dubai to Salalah via Muscat
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Sharjah to Salalah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $950
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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