Flights to Abu Dhabi

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Last minute flights to Abu Dhabi

Departure Wed, 15 Jul Return Mon, 20 Jul
LHR London
AUH Abu Dhabi
return from £287
Departure Tue, 14 Jul Return Sat, 18 Jul
MAN Manchester
AUH Abu Dhabi
return from £316
Departure Mon, 13 Jul Return Mon, 20 Jul
CAI Cairo
AUH Abu Dhabi
return from £244
Departure Tue, 14 Jul Return Wed, 22 Jul
RUH Riyadh
AUH Abu Dhabi
return from £280
Popular flight routes to Abu Dhabi
London - Abu Dhabi
return from £233
Manchester - Abu Dhabi
return from £287
Lagos - Abu Dhabi
return from £631
Amman - Abu Dhabi
return from £245
Cairo - Abu Dhabi
return from £256
Aberdeen - Abu Dhabi
return from £509

Trips to Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi travel

The capital of the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, is not only known for its desert dunes, but also its green parks, shopping, restaurants and modern architecture. What was once an economy that relied on the pearl trade and fishing dramatically changed with the discovery of huge petrol reserves in the 1930s. The government ploughed back oil revenues into the city by investing in city planning, skyscrapers and infrastructure. Today, Abu Dhabi is a modern city and an attractive travel destination. It is understandable that flights to Abu Dhabi are increasing bringing both holidaymakers and business people seeking to enjoy the city, its amenities and attractions. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Abu Dhabi!

Things to do and places to see in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is a modern city that will not let its visitors down, from those looking for a good time to travellers searching for a quiet place to relax. Book tours to the dunes, sunbathe on a deserted beach or enjoy the lush landscape at one of over 2,000 parks and gardens in Abu Dhabi. Unwind at a bar or enjoy a quiet dinner at an upscale restaurant. From architectural landmarks to endless shopping, there will be no dull moments in your schedule when you book trips to Abu Dhabi.

When visiting Abu Dhabi, be sure to:

  • Marvel at the Etihad Towers with its five towers
  • Visit the iconic Sheikh Zayed Mosque with its 82 white domes
  • Unwind at one of the many public beaches in the city
  • Check out the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi entertainment complex
  • Enjoy the water parks in Yas Island
  • Check out the luxurious Emirates Palace
  • Go on a food trip and sample several local and international cuisines
  • Take a look at the 18th century palace and fort of the Qasr al-Hosn
  • Browse through the shops and boutiques at the Marina Mall
  • Go to the Emirates National Auto Museum
  • Look at the Stone Age collection at the Al Ain National Museum
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Abu Dhabi airports

The main airport in Abu Dhabi is the Abu Dhabi International Airport. It is the second largest airport in the United Arab Emirates after Dubai. Approximately 20 million passengers a year arrive on cheap flights to Dubai at one of the three operational passenger terminals. There are 30 airlines that service 112 destinations with non-stop flights.

  • Abu Dhabi International Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers at this airport include the following: Emirates, Etihad Airways and Jet Airways.

    Location

    The airport is located 38km southeast of the centre of Abu Dhabi.

    Transport options

    Moving from the airport to the city is easy by using different means of transportation. By bus, look for the A1 bus in Terminals 1, 2 and 3 which will take you to the city centre. There is also a courtesy inter-terminal shuttle for passengers. In addition to public transport, visitors to Abu Dhabi can hire a car, book Etihad transfers (limousine and chauffeur or luxury coaches) or take a taxi.

FAQ's about Abu Dhabi

🔍 How can I find cheap flights to Abu Dhabi at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £233 to Abu Dhabi. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Abu Dhabi.
🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Abu Dhabi?
The top month to book flights to Abu Dhabi is September, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Abu Dhabi flights is October. In third place: August. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Abu Dhabi, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Abu Dhabi?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Abu Dhabi is... December. The next best month to travel to Abu Dhabi is October. And let's not forget April, the third top choice for when to go to Abu Dhabi. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Abu Dhabi is June.
✈️ Which airlines fly to Abu Dhabi from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Abu Dhabi include: - Etihad Airways, which flies from London and Manchester to Abu Dhabi plus from Glasgow - Gulf Air, which has flights from London - British Airways, with flights from London to Abu Dhabi and Glasgow and also from Aberdeen Indirect flights from the UK to Abu Dhabi include: - Gulf Air, which flies from London - Pegasus Airlines, with flights from London and Manchester to Abu Dhabi - Oman Air, which has flights from Manchester and London as well as from Exeter to Abu Dhabi
💰 What are the cheapest airlines flying to Abu Dhabi?
Looking at the prices of our customers' bookings from Spain to Abu Dhabi, your best bet for cheap flights is: - Etihad Airways: average one-way price of £232.78 , with London to Abu Dhabi an average of £216.78 and Manchester from £307.45
🕑 How long before a flight to Abu Dhabi should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Abu Dhabi, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Abu Dhabi departing from over 50 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Abu Dhabi at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
🛄 What is the name of Abu Dhabi’s airport?
Abu Dhabi is served by 3 airport[s]. Dubai International Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 50 cities, such as London, Manchester and Cairo, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Abu Dhabi’s airport from the city centre?
Abu Dhabi’s airport Dubai International Airport is located 82 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Abu Dhabi’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.44 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Dubai International Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Abu Dhabi centre is around 2.64 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Abu Dhabi. Pick your preferred car type and get from Dubai International Airport to Abu Dhabi city centre on your own terms.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Abu Dhabi?
If you are going to Abu Dhabi, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 5.49 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 39.96 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 5.77 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 8.79 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 8.79 GBP
  • - Coffee: 4.19 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 0.78 GBP
  • - Water: 0.30 GBP
⛅ What is the weather like in Abu Dhabi?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Abu Dhabi is in July, August and June, when the average temperature reaches 39.05 °C, while June, May and July are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 287.64 hours. If you prefer colder temperatures, however, make sure you visit Abu Dhabi during the months of February, January and December to experience an average of 20.54 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during February, May and June, when the average precipitation in Abu Dhabi is 1.43 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.

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