Our Airport

Zayed International Airport (AUH) is 10 minutes away from Yas Island and 25 minutes away from downtown Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat and Zaya Nurai Islands, where the Arabian sea’s most luxurious resorts are located. Saadiyat is also home to the world-famous Louvre Abu Dhabi museum.

AUH offers tremendous growth opportunity for all airline partners:

  • The gateway to the UAE capital and beyond
  • An opportunity for uncongested and sustainable growth
  • A seamless passenger experience
  • A cost-effective operation, tailored to individual airline needs
  • Total engagement and partnership providing ongoing support
A snapshot of the current terminals:

  • Zayed International Airport – Terminal A (AUH) is a rapidly growing airport and one of the largest airports in the UAE and wider region.
  • The current airport has the capacity to serve up to 45 million passengers every year, providing a comfortable, seamless passenger experience through world-class facilities and services.
  • AUH is the hub for the UAE’s national airline, Etihad Airways, and home to other base carriers Wizz Air Abu Dhabi and Air Arabia Abu Dhabi.
  • AUH boast a smart travel system including 9 biometric touchpoints: queuing technology, self-check-in, self-baggage drop system, e-registration, e-border gates, and self-boarding facilities.
  • The airport provides free high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity through one of the fastest available airport networks worldwide.
  • Passengers enjoy convenient services and facilities such as extensive Duty Free and shopping outlets, F&B options, Prayer rooms and airport lounges.
  • The airport also has a dedicated US Customers and Border Pre-Clearance (CBP) facility for passengers travelling to the United States. This allows passengers to complete their US immigration, customs and security clearances before their departure from AUH and save valuable time upon arrival in the United States.
For more information on airport infrastructure, facilities or the wider value proposition, please get in touch with us at: cad@adairports.ae