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Fly from Brisbane to Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways

Book flights from Brisbane to Abu Dhabi and travel from tropical Queensland to an oasis in the Arabian desert. Incredible skylines, pristine beaches and thrilling theme parks await.

Once you touch down in Abu Dhabi you can relax and unwind in one of the world’s most glamorous destinations. This major hub is sure to provide a travel experience you’ll never forget, with great sights, amazing experiences and luxury hotels and restaurants.

BNE to AUH: flight facts

Flight time 14hrs 25mins

Our quickest direct flight from Brisbane to Abu Dhabi takes 14 hours and 25 minutes.

Flight distance 7,504 miles

The total flight distance from Brisbane (BNE) to Abu Dhabi (AUH) is 7,504 miles (12,076 kilometres).

Your flight from Brisbane to Abu Dhabi

Taking off from Brisbane Airport (BNE), you’ll head north west and fly over central Australia, before soaring above Indonesia. You’ll cross the Indian Ocean and the southern tip of India and then the Arabian Ocean.

Your journey comes to an end as you touch down at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), ready to explore the luxurious UAE capital.

*Aircraft, cabins and services may vary by route and flight. You can check this when you search for your flight. This page was last updated Sept 2019.

Flying from Brisbane to Abu Dhabi: FAQs

How do I get from Abu Dhabi Airport to central Abu Dhabi?

There is a regular bus service as well as taxis and hire cars to help you make the 20 mile trip to Abu Dhabi city centre.

For a simple and swift onward journey, book an airport transfer with Etihad and there will be a driver waiting for you on your arrival.

What food can I try in Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi offers the best of Emirati dining, while also providing flavours from across the globe. From fine French cuisine to delicious dishes from across the Middle East and mouthwatering Asian meals – you’ll find it all here.

Head to Al Maryah Island to find some of Abu Dhabi’s best restaurants.

Top tips for Brisbane to Abu Dhabi

sheikh zayed mosque at night time

See Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Even in a city with such stunning architecture as Abu Dhabi, the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque stands out. Over 80 brilliant white marble domes and four soaring minarets provide a majestic and eye-catching welcome to the city. You’ll also have a wonderful opportunity to explore the largest mosque in the UAE.

sunny beach and cityscape in abu dhabi

Relax on Corniche Beach

The Gold Coast beaches down the coast from Brisbane might be famous, but in Abu Dhabi the beaches are right in the heart of the city. Just off the beautiful pedestrian Corniche, the Corniche Beach is a spotless, Blue Flag stretch of ivory sand, crystal clear water and lush palms – perfect for relaxing after a hard morning’s sightseeing.

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