Zayed International Airport, Abu Dhabi
Zayed International Airport (formerly Abu Dhabi International Airport) serves as a global gateway with over 50 airlines flying to and from approximately 117 destinations across 56 countries. Twice awarded the 'Best Airport in the Middle East' by the World Airport Awards, it's a testament to its exceptional service and facilities.
The airport is conveniently located within a short distance from major Abu Dhabi destinations and Dubai, boasting the spectacular Terminal A, the new hub for Etihad Airways, alongside Terminal 1 which handles many more regional and international flights.
Arriving into Abu Dhabi
As the home of Etihad Airways, travellers can enjoy access to plush Etihad lounges and an award-winning concierge-style check-in. Abu Dhabi Duty Free (ADDF) is responsible for the operation of the retail, F&B and services concessions at the airport, providing a range of sophisticated, tailored services for visitors.
Zayed International Airport is also well connected to the rest of the emirate by numerous bus services. For more information on bus services, fares and schedules, or to check bus routes and timings, click here.
Departing from Abu Dhabi
Embarking on your journey from Abu Dhabi? Whether you're flying from Terminal A, the exclusive home of Etihad Airways, or from Terminal 1, Zayed International Airport promises a departure experience steeped in luxury and convenience.
Terminal A is a sprawling 35,000 square meters of elegance, housing an impressive array of 163 retail and dining outlets. Here, you can savour global cuisines or engage in some last-minute shopping to complete your travel experience.
For a serene pre-flight experience, the exclusive lounges in both Terminal A and Terminal 1 offer a tranquil escape, perfect for relaxation or catching up on work in a peaceful environment.