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Fly from Cairo to Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways

Book flights from Cairo to Abu Dhabi and discover the perfect blend of awe-inspiring modern architecture and authentic Arabic culture. Your journey to the capital of the United Arab Emirates is guaranteed to be memorable.

You’ll land in a city that not only offers year-round sunshine, but also boasts a calendar of cultural events and things to do whatever the weather. From the fastest rollercoaster in the world to rooftop restaurants to relax in, you can look forward to plenty of fun under the sun.

CAI to AUH: flight facts

Flight time 3hrs 15mins

Our shortest flight will take you to the UAE capital in around three hours and 15 minutes.

Flight distance 1,485 miles

Flights from Cairo to Abu Dhabi with Etihad Airways cover approximately 1,485 miles (2,390 kilometres).

Your flight from Cairo to Abu Dhabi

During your flight from Cairo to Abu Dhabi, you’ll depart from Cairo International Airport (CAI) and glide briefly over Jordan before continuing south-east over Bahrain and the Arabian Gulf, coming in to land at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). Here, you’re just 15 minutes from the magnificent attractions of Yas Island, and 25 minutes from the city’s glorious coastline.

*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 Cairo to Abu Dhabi: FAQs

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

For added comfort and convenience, you can arrange an airport transfer to the centre of the city with Etihad. Alternatively, your transport options from Abu Dhabi International Airport include taxis available from outside the airport terminal. Buses also run regularly into the city, with a journey time of approximately 45 minutes.

Where can I go shopping in Abu Dhabi?

Abu Dhabi is a veritable paradise for shoppers thanks to its bustling markets and ultra-modern malls. From Yas Mall to the Souk at World Trade Center, there’s something to please everyone. If you’re hoping for exceptional retail therapy while in the city, you definitely won’t be disappointed.

Top tips for Cairo to Abu Dhabi

camel ride in the desert in abu dhabi

Immerse yourself in the local culture

Cairo is rightly proud of its own heritage and attractions – and Abu Dhabi’s equally phenomenal hospitality is one of the key reasons it attracts so many visitors from across the globe each year. Indulge in traditional Arabic cuisine or enjoy a wide array of sports, from camel racing to championship golf courses.

yas island building in abu dhabi

Delve into Yas Island’s many wonders

If you enjoy visiting Faby Land and Dream Park in Cairo, you’ll love Yas Island. It’s home to Ferrari World™ Abu Dhabi, Yas Marina and Yas Waterworld– all of which offer entertainment and fun in abundance.

Yas Island is also home to the impressive Yas Marina Circuit, where you’ll find a world of adventure. Choose from a variety of track day packages or even stay at the iconic W Abu Dhabi – Yas Island, the only hotel in the world built over an F1™ race track.

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