There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) by plane, shuttle, train or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) FRA - AUH

$180 - $650

Cheapest option

Fly Frankfurt to Dubai, shuttle  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dubai (DXB) FRA - DXB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dubai to Abu Dhabi Airport

$169 - $360

5 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Sharjah, shuttle  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Sharjah (SHJ) FRA - SHJ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dubai to Abu Dhabi Airport

$297 - $610

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Abu Dhabi  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) DUS - AUH

$278 - $774

Fly Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl, shuttle  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl (DWC) FRA - DWC
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dubai to Abu Dhabi Airport

$285 - $622

Train to Munich, fly to Abu Dhabi  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) MUC - AUH

$279 - $484

Fly Frankfurt to Al Ain, bus  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Al Ain (AAN) FRA - AAN
  2. Take the bus from Al Yahar North to Abu Dhabi

$443 - $1,208

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) is 4863 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Abu Dhabi (AUH), including transfers and time at the airport.

More details

The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Abu Dhabi Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 h 20 min.

Search flights

Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) is 3 h ahead of Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 9:27 AM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 11:27 AM in Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH).

Gulf Air Bahrain, Air Baltic, British Airways and seven other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Abu Dhabi Airport.

Search flights

There are three+ hotels available in Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 3039.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 20 min

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

Etihad, Gulf Air Bahrain and 13 other airlines fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH) hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $3,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Abu Dhabi via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Abu Dhabi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,900
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Antalya
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via Riga
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Sharjah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,300
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $4,100
Flights from Dusseldorf to Abu Dhabi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,100
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Amman
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $5,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Amman
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via Amman
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl via Sofia
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl via Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Al Ain via Cairo
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Al Ain via Munich, Cairo
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Al Ain via Athens, Cairo
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $2,900
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Manama
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Abu Dhabi via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Abu Dhabi via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Muscat
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Munich to Abu Dhabi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai via Beirut
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,100
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Shuttle America
Website
rjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl via Vilnius
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dubai Al Maktoum Intl via Amman
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$95 - $120
First
$190 - $200
Second Class
$55 - $130
Bus operators
Etihad Courtesy Shuttle
Phone
+97126177700
Website
etihad.com
Shuttle from Dubai to Abu Dhabi Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
etihad.com
Abu Dhabi Department of Transport
Website
dot.abudhabi.ae
Bus from Al Yahar North to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
dot.abudhabi.ae

Want to know more about travelling around United Arab Emirates

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.