UAE Hotels and Ground Transportation

Please contact the Hotel directly to arrange added hotel nights:

Abu Dhabi Delegation Hotel:

Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche

Corniche Road, Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi

United Arab Emirates

Phone: +971 2 681 1900

Dubai Delegation Hotel:

Crowne Plaza Jumeriah- Dubai

Al Mina Road, Dubai,

United Arab Emirates

Phone: +971 4 702 7000

UAE Ground Transportation – Airport Transfers for Dubai arrivals and Departures

TAXI Service

Nearly all International flights arrive at Dubai International Airport Terminal 1, 2 or 3.  DTC/RTA Airport Taxis (official Taxi service of the UAE) is the easiest way to travel to Abu Dhabi.  These taxis have a base fare of AED 25 ($6.75 USD) and charge AED 1.75 ($.50 USD) for every km.   (Approximately $100-$125 USD) There is no need to book the vehicle in advance as there are Taxi Queues at all Dubai International Airport terminals.

DUBAI TAXI Information

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) which operates official taxis in the emirate, is a subsidiary of the Roads and Transport Authority Dubai (RTA). It ensures that the taxi fleet consisting of over 5,000 vehicles, adheres to the highest standards of safety and passenger comfort. You would notice that official DTC taxis have a cream-colored body, a red or green roof and at times, advertisements on doors and bumpers. These fares are regulated and priced according to the meter reading. It’s important to note that your taxi fare depends on the time of the day and your location.  Using the Fare calculator on the RTA’s S’hail app allows you to book taxis and plan your journey around Dubai. 

Dubai taxi services phone numbers:

Al Ghazal (+971 2 4447787)

Arabia Taxi (+971 4 2855566)

Dubai Taxi Corp (+971 4 2080808)

Emirates Cab (+971 2 5509511)

Taxis Dubai (+974 44 7738100509)


You can also use ride-hailing apps such as Uber to travel from Downtown Dubai to Abu Dhabi. The fare is estimated at AED 380 $100 – AED 622 ($100-$65 USD), depending on the option you select in the Uber app.


Airport Shuttles

The Dubai Airport shuttle is a cheap and convenient way to travel to and from Dubai Airport. A2B Transfers (phone +971 4 432 3031) , Dubai Shuttle (phone +971 4 286 8759), Etihad Express (phone +971 259 9084), Holiday Taxis (phone+44 12 7382 8200), Marhaba Services (phone +971 4 389 8989)

Public Transportation

The Dubai Metro and the Dubai bus system are public transportation systems available in the Dubai Airport. Metro : The Dubai Metro system consists of almost 50 stations in the Dubai metropolitan system. There are 87 trains that operate from 6 AM – 12 AM. Bus : The Dubai bus system connects the Dubai metropolitan area and its neighboring communities. Many buses connect to the metro line, providing a comprehensive transportation experience.