There are 4 ways to get from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi by train, bus, taxi or car

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Metro, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the Metro from Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall to Ibn Battuta Mall Red
  2. Take the bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station E101

$5 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Al Ghubaiba Bus Station to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station E100

$6 - $11

Taxi  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi 88.4 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi 88.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi is to Metro and bus which costs AED 18 - AED 30 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi is to taxi which costs AED 250 - AED 300 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi station. However, there are services departing from The Dubai Mall and arriving at Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station via Al Ghubaiba Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Burj Khalifa and Abu Dhabi is 122 km. The road distance is 141.5 km.

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The best way to get from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi without a car is to Metro and bus which takes 2 h 36 min and costs AED 18 - AED 30.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi, including transfers.

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Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Al Ghubaiba Bus Station.

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Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi bus services, operated by Dubai RTA Bus, arrive at Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi is 141 km. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi.

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There are 137+ hotels available in Abu Dhabi. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi.
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  • Distance: 76.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Burj Khalifa, United Arab Emirates and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates?

Dubai RTA Bus operates a bus from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dubai RTA Bus
Phone
9090800
Website
dubai-buses.com
Bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rta.ae
Bus from Al Ghubaiba Bus Station to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
rta.ae
Other operators
Taxi from Burj Khalifa to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Dubai Taxi Corporation
Phone
+971 4 208 0808
Website
dtc.dubai.ae

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