Click here to explore our guide to travelling safely through our airport at this time
Click here to explore our guide to travelling safely through our airport at this time

Abu Dhabi Airports welcomed the new eased travel measures at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) where PCR test service upon arrival is now optional for travelers coming to the emirate. The PCR Test facility at AUH remains available in the same location as an optional service at AED 40 for passengers who would like to activate their green pass on Al Hosn App, which is mandatory to enter public places, tourist attractions, and other facilities in Abu Dhabi.

Waiting tips for you

Things To Do

Less than 4 hours

We value your time spent at Abu Dhabi International Airport. If you have to wait for less than 4 hours between flights, we offer various services and facilities for you to relax and refresh.

Will I need a UAE visa?

You will not require a UAE transit visa if you are staying in the airport for a period of four hours or less.

What can I do?

  • Relax in a reclining seat designed specifically for your comfort during transit hours.
  • Take a refreshing shower, watch TV or enjoy 5-star food at the Al Reem Lounge or Al Dhabi Lounge, even if you are not flying First or Business Class. Find out about what these lounges offer and their reasonable walk-in rates.
  • Check in to the Airport Hotel and catch up on lost sleep.
  • Browse a wide selection of international and Middle Eastern brands at Terminal 1 or Terminal 3’s world class Duty Free shops.
  • Buy your favourite magazine, newspaper or book and relax in a café. Browse our bookshops and restaurants here.
  • Enjoy the free WiFi connection available anywhere in the airport or make use of the free Internet kiosks.