Emirates Free Shuttle Service Between Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Emirates operates complimentary coach services for Economy Class passengers holding a flight ticket and travelling to and from Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. The buses, which are from VDL Bus & Coach, are light weight, fuel efficient, and give off low CO2 emissions.

The buses have a wide entrance and exit, extra storage in the overhead lockers and under deck and lighting and climate control for each seat.

Abu Dhabi / Dubai
From / To Departure Arrival
Abu Dhabi / Dubai 04:00 05:45
Abu Dhabi / Dubai 06:00 07:45
Abu Dhabi / Dubai 09:30 11:15
Abu Dhabi / Dubai 11:30 13:15
Abu Dhabi / Dubai 16:30 18:15
Abu Dhabi / Dubai 22:00 23:45

Dubai / Abu Dhabi
From / To Departure Arrival
Dubai / Abu Dhabi 00:00 01:45
Dubai / Abu Dhabi 02:00 03:45
Dubai / Abu Dhabi 07:15 09:00
Dubai / Abu Dhabi 10:00 11:45
Dubai / Abu Dhabi 14:00 15:45
Dubai / Abu Dhabi 19:00 20:45

Al Ain / Dubai
From / To Departure Arrival
Al Ain / Dubai 09:30 11:15
Al Ain / Dubai 21:00 22:45

Dubai / Al Ain
From / To Departure Arrival
Dubai / Al Ain 02:00 03:45
Dubai / Al Ain 14:30 16:15

Pickup / Drop-off points

Pickup: Outside arrivals of Terminal 3.
Drop-off: Terminal 3 departures.

Abu Dhabi
Pickup/drop-off: In front of Emirates Down Town office – Khalidiya – Corniche.

Al Ain
Pickup/drop-off: In front of Emirates office – Emirates Commercial Complex, Khalifa Street.

Terms & Conditions

  • The bus service is operated by a third party service provider, who bears full responsibility for the complete bus journey in terms of insurance and liability.
  • The bus service is only applicable to Economy Class passengers booked on an Emirates flight into/out of Dubai.
  • Passengers must hold a valid flight ticket to board the bus.
  • Emirates is not in a position to accept passengers that do not have a prior booking made and/or do not have a relevant flight ticket due to limited capacity.
  • The bus service must be booked at least 48 hours in advance. Requests received after this time will not be guaranteed.
  • Minimum connecting time required is 2 hours for inbound and outbound passengers.
  • Normal Emirates baggage allowance apply.