Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi

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Flights to Abu Dhabi in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest inMayBest time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop
Average price$2,153Average for return flights in December 2021
Return from$1,337From Auckland Intl to Dubai Intl

Cheap flights to Abu Dhabi in December, January 2021

The best prices found for DXB flights for December, January
6 Jan - 20 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

2 stops

41h 10m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

34h 10m
$2,660

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 8/12/21

6 Jan - 20 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

2 stops

35h 20m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

34h 10m
$2,662

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 7/12/21

6 Jan - 20 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

2 stops

41h 10m
AUH

Abu Dhabi Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

34h 10m
$2,684

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 6/12/21

Can I fly to Abu Dhabi Intl from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Abu Dhabi Intl

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Abu Dhabi Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Abu Dhabi Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Abu Dhabi Intl.

Can I fly back to New Zealand from Abu Dhabi Intl?

Returning to New Zealand from Abu Dhabi Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Zealand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Abu Dhabi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

When is the best time to fly to Abu Dhabi?

Average Abu Dhabi flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month

AKL - DXB

Price

$1,342 - $2,411

DXB

Temperature

18 - 35 °C

DXB

Precipitation

10 - 40 mm

Flying to Abu Dhabi in April is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round. If weather is an important factor for you when considering when to fly to Abu Dhabi, the warmest period tends to be August, with the wettest being February.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Abu Dhabi?

At the moment, Saturday is the most economical day to take a flight to Abu Dhabi. Wednesday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Abu Dhabi?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Abu Dhabi. Generally the prices will increase for flights at midday as these tend to have higher demand.

How long is the flight to Abu Dhabi?

When you embark upon the journey from New Zealand to Abu Dhabi, UAE, you will primarily make use of two airports, namely Auckland Airport (AKL) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), Abu Dhabi. While Abu Dhabi does have additional airports in the city, for the most part, commercial, long-distance flights tend to favour using Abu Dhabi International. You can complete this flight with one stop in Sydney, for a total flying time of approximately 21h 30min with Air New Zealand. There are several other airlines that complete the journey with two or three stops, and these flight times range from an average of 28h to 48h. Buying your ticket more than a month in advance will give you access to shorter duration flight options when you fly from Auckland to Abu Dhabi.

Are there direct flights to Abu Dhabi?

Unfortunately, there are no direct flight deals from Auckland to Abu Dhabi International Airport, Abu Dhabi. Flights will either have one, two or three stops, depending on the airline and time of booking. One-stop Abu Dhabi flight deals can be booked with Air New Zealand and take between 21h and 30h. Two stop options with Singapore Airlines and Etihad will see Singapore and Kuala Lumpur as your layover cities and average between 35h and 37h 30min. Three-stop flights such as the one shared by Singapore Airlines and Turkish Airlines will see Singapore, Paris and Istanbul as your layover cities and find you in Abu Dhabi after roughly 42h 30min flying time.

How do you get from Abu Dhabi Airport to the city centre?

When you arrive at Abu Dhabi International Airport, Abu Dhabi, you will find that it is quite easy to get from the airport into the heart of the city. The A1 bus leaves regularly on a 24/7 basis from the Arrivals terminal of the airport and takes passengers directly to City Air Terminal Bus Station, in the centre of Abu Dhabi. Airport taxis are highly recommended as a cost efficient and comfortable way to get to the city; they can be obtained as standard or luxury models and caught directly from the airport. They are controlled by the airport, ensuring top quality control. With no train station based at the airport, these are your best public transportation options for convenient and comfortable trips to the city.

What are some of the things to do in Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi is a thriving industrial hub lined by gorgeous beaches and a fantastic place for business and holiday trips. Apart from the two major tourist attractions, which are the majestic, white marbled Sheikh Zayed Mosque and Louvre Abu Dhabi art museum, there is plenty to do and see in Abu Dhabi. Mangrove National Park offers an opportunity to explore the natural side of the city, with kayaking tours around the islands and popular beaches. Ferrari World is a massive theme park, which is perfect for adrenaline and thrill seekers, and Warner Bros World is a theme park dedicated to comics, heroes and all things movie related. As well as world-class dining options and shopping choices, Abu Dhabi is a fun-lover’s paradise.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Abu Dhabi?

New Zealand citizens can fly into Abu Dhabi without a pre-arranged visa. Upon arrival at the airport you will get your passport stamped at the Immigration desk allowing you into the country for thirty days. Your passport will need to be valid.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Abu Dhabi?

Travellers will need to book flights to Abu Dhabi Intl (AUH) if they wish to fly to Abu Dhabi. The Abu Dhabi airport is 28.0 km from the city centre.

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