Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport opened in 1960 and is the busiest airport in the Middle East.

Arriving is usually pretty painless. Taxis, ATMs, car rentals and hotel reservations are all available once you’ve passed customs.

Interior view of the futuristic Dubai International Airport

The airport is situated around 3 miles south-east of the city centre, around 10 minutes drive in a taxi. It serves as the hub for the national carrier, Emirates.

Passenger Terminals3
Car RentalsYes
TaxisAvailable 24 hours. Complimentary shuttle buses/limousines to most major hotels.
ParkingLong and short-term.
Other FacilitiesDubai Duty Free, Dubai International Hotel, health club, business centre, currency exchanges, restaurants, children’s play area, medical centre, prayer room.


Click here for a detailed map showing all points of interest.


Dubai International Airport

Airport Road, Garhoud
United Arab Emirates

Nearest Metro Station(s): Airport Terminal 1, Airport Terminal 3, Emirates

Visit Dubai International Airport Website