GETTING TO ABU DHABI
Situated half way between Tokyo and New York, Abu Dhabi’s geographical location ensures easy access from the world’s major trade centres. Business travellers can reach Abu Dhabi from London, Paris, Frankfurt, Shanghai, Cape Town or Moscow within eight hours.
The Abu Dhabi International Airport is well served by over 50 international airlines, including British Airways, Lufthansa, Gulf Air, Air France, Air India, Singapore Airlines, KLM and Cathay Pacific. Etihad Airways, the national airline of Abu Dhabi, now flies to more than 80 destinations across the globe.
On the ground, Abu Dhabi benefits from a highly efficient road system. Journey time from the international airport to the main business district averages just 20 minutes, and only 10–15 minutes for the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Metered taxis are readily available outside the arrivals hall.
How to reach Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre is easy to reach by public transport, car or from abroad and has ample parking facilities on site. ADNEC is situated 20 minutes from down town Abu Dhabi and 15 minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport.
If you are travelling by car, there is ample parking space at ADNEC. Plan your route here.
It is easy to reach the venue by taxi or bus. Plan your trip using public transport here.
Hotels located within a 10-minute drive of the Exhibition Centre include:
- Aloft Abu Dhabi **** (located at the exhibition centre)
- Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi ***** (located at the exhibition centre)
- Premier Inn *** (located at the exhibition centre)
- Centro Capital Centre *** (located at the exhibition centre)
- Novotel Al Bustan ****
- Eastern Mangroves Hotel and Spa by Anantara *****
- Holiday Inn Express ***
- Park Rotana ****
- Shangri La Hotel Qaryat al Beri *****
- Traders Hotel ****
- Fairmont Bab al Bahr *****
Our recommended travel agent for the event is Reed & Mackay, who can also assist with flights, transfers and visa arrangements: