There are 7 ways to get from Saudi Arabia 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 Dammam to Abu Dhabi  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Dammam (DMM) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) DMM - AUH

$167 - $426

Cheapest option

Fly Dammam to Sharjah, Metro, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Dammam (DMM) to Sharjah (SHJ) DMM - SHJ
  2. Take the Metro from Rashidiya to Ibn Battuta Mall
  3. Take the bus from Ibn Battuta Metro Bus Stop to Abu Dhabi, Central Bus Station

$123 - $289

5 alternative options

Fly Riyadh to Abu Dhabi  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Riyadh (RUH) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) RUH - AUH

$133 - $222

Fly Medina to Abu Dhabi  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Medina (MED) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) MED - AUH

$184 - $339

Fly Jeddah to Abu Dhabi  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Jeddah (JED) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) JED - AUH

$148 - $1,034

Fly Dammam to Dubai, bus  •  4 h 26 min

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

$131 - $303

Drive  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi 567 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saudi Arabia to Abu Dhabi is to drive which costs 150﷼ - 230﷼ and takes 11 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saudi Arabia to Abu Dhabi is to fly which costs 600﷼ - 1600﷼ and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi is 1217 km. The road distance is 907.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Saudi Arabia to Abu Dhabi, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates?

Etihad and Gulf Air Bahrain fly from Dammam to Abu Dhabi every 4 hours.

Airlines
Flynas
Website
flynas.com
Flights from Dammam to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,200
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,000
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi via Dammam
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Dammam to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,200
Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,200
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Dammam to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $390
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi via Manama
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $3,100
Flights from Dammam to Dubai via Manama
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Riyadh to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $410
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi via Jeddah
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi via Riyadh
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Flights from Dammam to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dammam to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Dammam to Dubai
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Air Arabia
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Dammam to Sharjah
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi via Amman
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi via Amman
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $10,000
Oman Air
Website
omanair.com
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Jeddah to Abu Dhabi via Muscat
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $3,300
Kuwait Airways
Website
kuwaitairways.com
Flights from Medina to Abu Dhabi via Kuwait
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
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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