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

Important Announcement

Before travelling to, from or through Abu Dhabi Airport, please ensure that you are familiar with the regulations that apply to your trip. Depending on the nature of your journey, you will need to gather this information from a range of sources including but not limited to:

If you are arriving in the UAE, you will need to obtain a negative COVID-19 PCR test result before your travel, issued no more than 96 hours prior to your arrival in the UAE. 

Upon arrival, all inbound passengers will have to undergo a mandatory COVID-19 PCR test at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

 

While in Abu Dhabi International Airport, you will need to wear a face-mask and disposable hand gloves. You will also need to adhere to social distancing measures at all times.

 

Please note: 

 

Travellers bear full responsibility for ensuring they comply with the requirements for their travel and neither the airport nor airline can be held responsible for any issues associated with non-compliance.

Parking and Drop-off

Parking and Drop-off

Pick-up and Drop-off

Finding your way to the airport

Download a road map on the directions & maps page.

Where do I drop off a departing passenger?

The table below helps you find the correct drop-off point, if you know the passenger’s airline, class of travel and terminal of departure.

Class Terminal 1 Terminal 2 Terminal 3
Economy Outer lane in front of Terminal 1 between Entrances 2 and 4 OR lower curbside (clearly signposted). Outer lane in front of Terminal 2 only. Outer lane in front of Terminal 3 only.

Quick option - Drop Off and Pick Up

You can drop off a passenger at the curbside in front of the terminal building provided you do not wait for an extended period of time.

For security reasons, vehicles should not be left unattended at any time. Any vehicle left unattended outside the terminals will be swiftly removed by the police. A charge is made for recovery.

 

If you would prefer to park

Once you get to the airport, you can park your vehicle in the Short Term car park. Find out where to park here.

From the car park, follow the signs to enter the terminal building.

Valet

A valet parking service is available at the upper curbside of Terminal 1 opposite Entrance 4 (outer lane). Charges apply.