Visiting

Location

International Travel

Abu Dhabi International Airport is just 15 minutes from ADNEC. Over 50 international airlines operate a schedule of flights connecting Abu Dhabi to more than 100 destinations across the globe. Metered taxis to ADNEC are readily available outside the arrivals hall and transfers can easily be pre-booked. ADNEC is also only 60 minutes away from Al Maktoum Airport in Dubai.

For more information please visit the Abu Dhabi International Airport website

Etihad Airways

Etihad Airways is the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates. The airline was set up by a Royal decree in July 2003, with Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, as its hub. Etihad started commercial operations in November 2003. Since then, Etihad's expansion has been dramatic and the airline flies to 44 international destinations across Asia, Africa, Europe, the Middle East and North America.

For more information

ABU DHABI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
ABU DHABI AIRPORT DUTY FREE
ETIHAD AIRWAYS

Visa Information

Required by all, except GCC nationals (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman).

Citizens of certain countries are eligible for a free of charge visa on arrival, please visit the the UAE Government website for more information.

Online Visa

Public Transportation

We are easy to get to via Abu Dhabi’s extensive public transport network.

By Taxi

If you are travelling by taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport, ADNEC is just a 20 minute drive.

From Abu Dhabi Corniche, ADNEC is located just 15 minutes away.

Abu Dhabi’s taxi network is operated by TransAD. To book a taxi through TransAD call 600 53 53 53.

A number of taxis are available from ADNEC at the adjacent Aloft Hotel entrance.

By Bus

ADNEC is serviced by bus number 040, seven days a week.

For more information on bus routes, services and fares please see the Department of Transport website.

Travelling by Car

Visitors to ADNEC are welcome to use any of our two on-site car parks, which together can accommodate up to 6,000 vehicles. Our highly trained personnel are on-site 24 hours a day to assist with traffic management whilst a full valet service can also be provided for VIP guests.

Bank & ATMs

Visitors to ADNEC have access to a range of banking facilities with numerous ATMs located throughout the centre.

SERVICED OFFICES

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre offers state-of-the-art serviced offices in the UAE capital city’s iconic exhibition centre.

About our serviced offices

14 private and elegantly furnished offices are available on flexible leasing terms; the units are ideal for companies with an established presence in Abu Dhabi and firms looking to set up a presence close to the rapidly developing markets of Abu Dhabi.

The offices are situated on the1st floor of the ADNEC Grandstand in close proximity to ADNEC’s VIP entrance, Food Court and Shopping Facilities.

Included in the Office Rental:
  • Furniture and fittings
  • Each office is provided with one phone set and access to internet
  • 24 hour security and 24/7 access to individual office with personal key
  • Daily office cleaning service
  • Air-conditioning, water and electricity
  • Communal Post Office Box number
  • Access to Serviced Offices Meeting Room
  • Access to photocopying, fax, binding and courier services
  • Self service tea and coffee facility

+971 (0) 2 406 4400
servicedoffices@adnec.ae

Retail & Facilities

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Abu Dhabi Airport EXPO Check In

Abu Dhabi Airport EXPO Check In

ICC Retail Zone
+971 (0)2 449 9051
Travel Service Centre
Abu Dhabi Business Centre

Abu Dhabi Business Centre

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 403 1111
Government Business Services
Agility - Global Integrated Logistics

Agility - Global Integrated Logistics

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 449 6311
Freight & Logistics
Al Badie Travel Agency

Al Badie Travel Agency

Grandstand
050 4139490
Travel and Tourism
Baqala (Fair Mart)

Baqala (Fair Mart)

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 441 4433
Conveniece Store
Blooms Trading

Blooms Trading

ADNEC Grandstand
Florist
Golden Cruise Restaurant

Golden Cruise Restaurant

Al Khaleej Street, Opposite of ADNEC
Boat Tour, Luxury Buffet, Traditional shop
INDEX Conferences & Exhibitions

INDEX Conferences & Exhibitions

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 674 6748
Organizing world class events، exhibitions & conferences
La Dolce Vita Beauty Lounge

La Dolce Vita Beauty Lounge

ICC Retail Zone
+971 (0)2 491 4900
Beauty Salon / Hair Stylist (Ladies & Gents)
Eat-ology

Eat-ology

ICC Retail Zone
+971 (0)2 444 8700
Transform the way you eat, look, and feel
Essential Coffee group

Essential Coffee group

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 553 1876
Beverage distributors
Event Gifts LLC

Event Gifts LLC

ADNEC Grandstand
Gift items
Michri Transportation Services

Michri Transportation Services

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 551 3301
Transportation Services
Medicina Pharmacy

Medicina Pharmacy

ADNEC Grandstand
+971 (0)2 446 9300
Pharmacy

Hotels

Recommended hotels

Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi is located within the iconic Guinness record-holding Capital Gate tower. Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi's 18th floor Sky Lobby is suspended more than 80 metres above the ground, providing sweeping views of the surrounding city and the Arabian Gulf.
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Aloft Abu Dhabi

Aloft Abu Dhabi

Aloft Abu Dhabi is the first Aloft Hotel to open in the Middle East and the second to open outside of North America. Aloft Abu Dhabi has introduced its own distinctive style to the region with 408 spacious, loft-like rooms, accessible technology and a vibrant, social atmosphere.
Visit Aloft Abu Dhabi

Onsite hotels

Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi is located within the iconic Guinness record-holding Capital Gate tower. Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi's 18th floor Sky Lobby is suspended more than 80 metres above the ground, providing sweeping views of the surrounding city and the Arabian Gulf.
Visit Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi
Aloft Abu Dhabi

Aloft Abu Dhabi

Aloft Abu Dhabi is the first Aloft Hotel to open in the Middle East and the second to open outside of North America. Aloft Abu Dhabi has introduced its own distinctive style to the region with 408 spacious, loft-like rooms, accessible technology and a vibrant, social atmosphere.
Visit Aloft Abu Dhabi
Capital Centre Arjaan By Rotana

Capital Centre Arjaan By Rotana

Capital Centre Arjaan by Rotana is an upscale property offering 259 modern fully furnished studios and suites. The hotel is located within 2 minutes distance to ADNEC and 20 minutes from the airport.
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Pearl Rotana Capital Centre

Pearl Rotana Capital Centre

Pearl Rotana Capital Centre is conveniently located few steps from ADNEC and 20 minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport. Offering 315 Rooms and Suites, 7 fully equipped Meeting rooms, 5 specialty Food and Beverage venues & state-of-the-art Fitness centre.
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Centro Capital Centre by Rotana

Centro Capital Centre by Rotana

Centro Capital Centre is a modern, stylish and affordable lifestyle business hotel. It is designed for the new generation of travelling executives who demand both finesse and functionality at reasonable rates.
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Premier Inn Abu Dhabi Capital Centre

Premier Inn Abu Dhabi Capital Centre

Premier Inn Abu Dhabi Capital Centre, right next to ADNEC offering really comfortable rooms and outstanding value for money. Lovely restaurant, bar, Costa Coffee, room service, valet parking, swimming pool, gym and FREE wifi.
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Around Abu Dhabi hotels

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal features 447 guestrooms and 85 villas. The resort provides 2,230 square meters of meeting space, including a 1,500 square-meter ballroom that is divisible by three, and 14 meeting rooms.
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Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

Park Rotana Abu Dhabi is a five star hotel designed in a vibrant model style providing a combination of deluxe accommodation, diverse culinary experience, state of the art meeting and events rooms and recreational facilities.
Visit Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

Restaurants

Dine in Style

Satisfy your hunger and choose from a range of delicious cuisines and dining options at ADNEC.

Restaurant Seventysix, our international buffets offers an impressive selection of dishes for all tastes. Those wanting a lighter bite can pick up a selection of fresh sandwiches and salads from the Central Café. During our bigger events, ADNEC also plays host to a wide range of other food & beverage outlets throughout the venue.

Restaurant Seventysix

Restaurant Seventysix

Located in the Grandstand, Restaurant Seventysix hosts an extravagant lunch of international cuisine, with a live cooking stations offering food from a different country every day.
Concourse Cafés

Concourse Cafés

Take a break during the hustle and bustle of events with quick snacks and refreshing drinks in our contemporary café areas.
Golden Cruise Resturant

Golden Cruise Resturant

Located in Al Khaleej Street, Opposite of ADNEC, Golden Cruise is Abu Dhabi’s only cruise that marries Arabian hospitality, with up-market voyage experiences.
Costa Café

Costa Café

Choose from a range of tasty treats or grab something to go at the Costa Café. Fresh coffee, delicious sandwiches or something sweet...what do you fancy?
Starbucks Café

Starbucks Café

A range of hot and cold drinks as well as snacks and sweet treats are available.

After Hours

There are a number of excellent dining and after hours options available within walking distance of ADNEC for you to enjoy. These range from casual to formal dining as well as sports and rooftop lounges. Take advantage of our on-site options with a Capital Plus discount. Details as well as more leisure, spa and dining options can be found on our Capital Plus page.

W XYZ

W XYZ

At W XYZ Lounge, mix and mingle over cool music, signature sips, a snack-attack menu and video walls where the fun flows freely all night long.
Re:fuel

Re:fuel

You can help yourself at the 24-7 re:fuel by aloft for a quick bite whenever hunger strikes.
Dine

Dine

With live cooking, pop into Dine for breakfast, lunch or dinner and dine on pastas, burgers, fresh favourites and sweet treats.
Mai Café

Mai Café

Lounge around the Pool and chill out on the 5th floor. Expect exciting international flavours while you relax in our oversized beach chairs.
Relax@12

Relax@12

A stunning rooftop bar with views over the Arabian Gulf, the Abu Dhabi Mangroves and the city of Abu Dhabi. As evening falls the House DJ sets the mood for one of Abu Dhabi’s coolest hangouts.
Andaz Lounge

Andaz Lounge

Recharge at the Andaz Lounge with its comfortable, lounge-style seating or intimate library area. The Lounge offers an extensive spread of premium teas, coffees, fresh pastries and snacks throughout the day, as well as a delicious selection of dishes for lunch and dinner.
re:mix Lounge

re:mix Lounge

Whether you are in the mood for a drink, a bite or a bit of work, re:mix is the perfect hangout spot for all and the place to be when it comes to lounges in Abu Dhabi.