Abu Dhabi Airport Informational Guide to Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) - Non Official

Abu Dhabi Airport Taxi

A taxi ride to Abu Dhabi city centre takes on average 25 minutes. 

For those passengers who wish to transfer to Dubai by taxi, the total trip time is about 1h 20 minutes. 

Friendly tip

Luxury taxis are driven by male or female drivers, they are multilingual and accept multiple currencies. 


From Terminal 1 to 3

The taxi pick-up area is located at the lower curbside outside Arrivals Hall.

From Terminal 2

Taxis are available outside the Arrivals area. 

taxi Companies

You can order a taxi at Abu Dhabi Airport by calling Transport Abu Dhabi Call Centre at 600 535353.   

Service hours: 24/7. 


The trip to downtown Abu Dhabi costs AED 70 - 80.

The cost for a trip to Dubai is around AED 250.

Note that fares may vary according to the time of the day (fares are higher from 10:00pm to 06:00am) and traffic. 


Careem is available at Abu Dhabi Airport.


If you want private transport from Abu Dhabi Airport to your destination you can book a transfer. 

Book a transfer at Abu Dhabi Airport