Dubai International Airport

Airport Information for Dubai

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There are five transfer desks across the concourse at arrival gates 22, 18,14 and 8. There is also a desk at the arrival remote gate for passengers reaching the concourse by bus. All flights: 2 hours 30 minutesFor transfers from the airport to the city:
  • Prepaid taxis, buses, car rentals and limousine services are available at the airport. 
  • Passengers can also use the Dubai International Airport buses to reach the city centre and select hotels. 
  • Public buses to the city centre leave every 10-15 minutes from bus stations opposite terminals 1 and 2. 
  • Wheelchairs
  • Lounge for travellers with special needs
  • Women’s lounge
  • Children’s play area
  • Medical centre
  • Cyber café
  • Multi-cuisine food and beverage
  • Visitor information desk
  • Air India travellers can check-in at counters 15 to 19 in Rows 6 and 7.
  • Passengers can enter departure area number 3, 4 and 5 for easy access to our check-in counters


Airport Lounge 

Lounge nameAccess toFacilities at the loungeOperational Hours 
Marhaba Lounge
  • International travellers
  • VIPs
  • CIPs
  • First class travellers
  • Executive class travellers
  • Maharaja Club members
  • Golden Edge Club members (only on payment of AED 175/ USD 48)
  • Up to four hours of access
  • LCD television
  • Internet 
  • Charging points
  • Shower
  • Display screens
  • Magazines
  • Buffet
  • Beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic)
The lounge stays open for 24 hours.