Abu Dhabi Airport Transfers with SIXT

With a SIXT ride Abu Dhabi airport transfer, you can expect best-in-class service from the moment you book and throughout your entire journey. And booking is simple. You can reserve your Abu Dhabi airport shuttle in just a few steps on SIXT’s user-friendly website or app. Whether booking for a future trip, or in real-time, there are a multitude of options available, including vehicle categories, add-ons and rides to destinations outside city limits. If you’re traveling into the city from AUH meet your professional Abu Dhabi airport transfer driver in the arrivals area. 

What recent customers say about our Abu Dhabi airport transfers

Very short notice ride. Well handled by Sixt. Great service
Very good service, on time and easy to find driver
Waited for us despite massive delays, great driver and very professional

Airport transfer booking options in Abu Dhabi

With many beautiful beaches and robust finance and business districts in Abu Dhabi, your priority will be getting to your destination. If you’re traveling to the city on vacation and need a quick ride to your resort or hotel, opt for an economy light car; however, if your group includes several people, try a standard van. If the financial district is your destination, select one of the standard-class sedans available.

economy light


  • Up to 3 passengers
  • 2 pieces of baggage
  • e.g. Toyota Corolla, VW Golf
first class


  • Up to 3 passengers
  • 2 pieces of baggage
  • e.g. Mercedes-Benz S-Class, BMW 7 Series
standard van

Ride XL

  • Up to 5 passengers
  • 4 pieces of baggage
  • e.g. VW Multivan, Mercedes-Benz Vito
business van

Business XL

  • Up to 6 passengers
  • 4 pieces of baggage
  • e.g. Mercedes-Benz V-Class

Key aspects of our Abu Dhabi shuttle service

Free waiting time

Sometimes there are delays. Your flight might arrive at the airport late, or you might need to wrangle your kids out of the hotel. Whatever the reason, you don’t have to stress about keeping your SIXT driver waiting because they will wait up to 60 minutes for free, depending on your booking class.

Clear, fixed pricing

Whether reserving a ride for a future trip or booking one in real-time, you can feel 100% confident that the price you are quoted is the price you’ll pay. When you use the SIXT website or app to book your ride, you’ll be given a quote and that will be the price you pay when you complete your trip.

English-speaking drivers

When you book an airport transfer at Abu Dhabi International Airport with SIXT, you can feel confident with your ride knowing that your driver will be a highly trained, professional driver who can communicate with you in English.

Popular airport transfer destinations in Abu Dhabi

The Corniche

The Corniche

Distance: 22 miles
Estimated time: 32 mins

Corniche Road—known as The Corniche—is a 5-mile-long scenic waterfront area with paths for walking and cycling, beaches restaurants and more. It’s about a 30-minute drive from the airport. Be sure to factor in rush hour traffic at the beginning and end of the workday. 



Distance: 22 miles
Estimated time: 33 mins

For an urban experience, head to the lively expat area of Khalidiya, where there are shops, cafes and food stalls. When you catch a ride to or from Khalidiya to Abu Dhabi airport, you can expect a straightforward and pleasant drive.

Saadiyat Island

Saadiyat Island

Distance: 19 miles
Estimated time: 28 mins

Stay at The St. Regis, a luxury resort on Saadiyat Island. Here, you’ll find a private beach, pools, a spa restaurants and bars. When you grab your SIXT ride to the airport at the end of your vacation, it should take less than an hour, depending on traffic.



Distance: 75 miles
Estimated time: 90 mins

Our airport transfer service is not restricted to Abu Dhabi. If you are flying into Abu Dhabi Airport but your final destination is in neighboring Dubai, that's no problem with SIXT. We can get you from the airport to your Dubai hotel in great comfort.

Our top cities worldwide

Our airport transfer service is available in hundreds of cities all around the world. Below you can find links to just some of the places where you can book a ride to or from the airport with SIXT.

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