Dubai International Airport
Dubai International Airport is the main airport of the Emirate of Dubai which is the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai International Airport is situated in the district of Al Garhoud which lies around 4km or 2.5 miles southeast of Dubai city centre.
Dubai Airport is where the home base for Emirates is located which actually handles around 60 percent of all passenger traffic at Dubai International. The dedicated Emirates hub at Terminal 3 is the largest within the Middle East & Africa. Budget carrier Flydubai also has their base at Dubai airport. Dubai International is currently operating around 5,600 flights per week served by approximately 100 airlines which transport passengers to over 200 destinations worldwide.
Below you will find the main sections we have covered to create a comprehensive guide to Dubai International Airport. Scroll down through the page to see the various sections or simply use the navigation menu at the top of each page to find your way around our guide to Dubai Airport.
We have a dedicated page on each of the Dubai Airport car hire firms, for further details simply use the navigation icon on the left or the car hire menu at the top of the page to go through to each of the Dubai International Airport car hire pages.
We provide details of all the flights available and also provide a very useful flights to Dubai search engine where you can instantly check flight times, prices and also book your tickets online direct with the airline company.
You will also find information regarding Dubai Visa requirements and what facilities are available for passengers arriving at Dubai International.
For detailed information regarding Dubai Airport Departures simply use the icon on the left to discover everything there is to know about departures at Dubai Airport and to check the live Dubai flight departures information screen.
If you would like to know where to get something to eat or drink at Dubai International Airport before your flight departs then simply have a read through our dedicated section on Bars & Restaurants at Dubai Airport.
In this section you will find information on the different Terminals & Concourses at Dubai International including a page on Terminal 3 which is exclusively used by Emirates.
This section also includes details on the Dubai night bus, the Dubai Inter Emirates Bus service and new bus routes for Dubai International Airport and the Dubai Metro.
Our section on the Dubai Metro contains plenty of useful information including the hours of service, timetables, interactive maps and a useful table with information on Dubai Metro ticket prices and fares.
The taxis at Dubai International Airport are provided by the government owned Dubai Taxi agency. If you would like information on private transfers take a look at our page on Dubai Airport Transfers.
We also provide information on car parking tarriffs for all 3 terminal buildings and details on disabled car parks at Dubai International.
We have created a dedicated section specifically for passenger services where you can discover everything that is available to passengers from the various dining outlets, business centres, hotels, spas, gyms, prayer rooms and much, much more.
We provide an in depth guide to shopping at Dubai International Airport which includes information on duty free allowances and a list of all the retailers based at the Airport.
Information includes where the different establishments are situated within each of the terminal buildings.
If you are looking for a guide to driving in Dubai then take a look at our page on Dubai Airport maps and driving directions which provides useful tips and directions to the various tourist locations in and around Dubai and the United Arab Emirates.
Use the Dubai Airport Interactive map to plan your route and to find out how long it will take you to travel to your destination in Dubai.
We also provide information on the various types of hotel rooms that are available at the Hotel and offer a hotel search engine where you can book your hotel room within minutes.
Our dedicated sections on Tours in Dubai and Things to do in Dubai will allow you to discover a wide range of sightseeing tours and also allow you to book your tour online.
Each of the featured Hotels have their own dedicated information page where you can find out what visitor facilities and services they offer and where you can also make an instant reservation for your hotel room online
If you would like to find out what the weather is like throughout the year in Dubai and specifically what kind of climate you can expect to find when you plan to visit then visit our in depth guide to Dubai Weather for all you need to know.
We also have a dedicated page on the monthly weather in Dubai which has details on what the climate is like for each month of the year.