There are 4 ways to get from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Abu Dhabi  •  2 h 43 min

  1. KWI - AUH

$114 - $209

3 alternative options

Fly to Dubai, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. KWI - DXB

$123 - $166

Fly to Sharjah, Metro, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. KWI - SHJ

$130 - $167

Drive  •  13 h 54 min

  1. 740.7 miles

$55 - $80

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

Etihad, Kuwait Airways and Gulf Air Bahrain fly from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi every 4 hours.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Kuwait to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $290
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Kuwait to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Kuwait to Dubai via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Kuwait to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Kuwait to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $280
Flights from Kuwait to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Kuwait to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Kuwait to Sharjah
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Jazeera Airways
Website
jazeeraairways.com
Flights from Kuwait to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kuwait City and Abu Dhabi is 835 km. The road distance is 1185 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 13 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi is to fly which takes 2 h 43 min and costs $110 - $210.

It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Kuwait City to Abu Dhabi, including transfers.