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About Dubai International Airport

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai International Airport, situated in the Al Garhoud district of Dubai, is operated by the Dubai Airports Company. Since January 2016, Dubai International Airport has over 7,700 weekly flights operated by 140 airlines to over 270 destinations. The airport is a key contributor to Dubai’s economy, employing around 90,000 people.

Dubai International Airport (IATA code: DXB) is the third busiest airport in the world and the hub of Emirates and flydubai. Flights to Dubai International Airport are provided by international airlines such as Emirates, South African Airways and British Airways. DXB is a 12-minute drive from Dubai’s city centre.

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General Information About Dubai International Airport

LocationIATA code
DXB
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United Arab Emirates
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Dubai
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GMT + 04:00
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1 ZAR = 0.27 AED
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Dubai International Airport, situated in the Al Garhoud district of Dubai, is operated by the Dubai Airports Company. Since January 2016, Dubai International Airport has over 7,700 weekly flights operated by 140 airlines to over 270 destinations. The airport is a key contributor to Dubai’s economy, employing around 90,000 people.

Dubai International Airport (IATA code: DXB) is the third busiest airport in the world and the hub of Emirates and flydubai. Flights to Dubai International Airport are provided by international airlines such as Emirates, South African Airways and British Airways. DXB is a 12-minute drive from Dubai’s city centre.

Compare and book your cheap flights to Dubai International with popular flight routes from Durban to Dubai, Cape Town to Dubai and Johannesburg to Dubai.

Passengers can delight in the amazing shops at Dubai International Airport, where you can indulge in some much-needed retail therapy. A world of duty-free shopping awaits: shops at the airport include fragrances, jewellery, souvenirs, tobacco and fashion.

Dubai International Airport has an exquisite range of delicious food and drink options. Grab a bite and drink at franchise outlets, coffee shops, restaurants and bakeries.

The DXB’s international departures terminal has elegant lounges for travellers on Lufthansa, Emirates and British Airways.

Dubai International Airport has a wide variety of amazing facilities, including prayer rooms, Wi-Fi, showers, a medical centre, baby care rooms and a business centre.

Dubai International Airport Hotels

Dubai International Hotel is located inside the Dubai International Airport. Guests can enjoy a cozy stay in a range of rooms or suites. Amenities include a swimming pool, jacuzzies, a business centre and meeting rooms.

Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai

This 4-star hotel is a 4-minute drive from Dubai International Airport. Amenities include a 24-hour fitness centre, restaurants and bars, and a business centre.

Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport

The Holiday Inn Express provides your vacation essentials, ensuring that you are comfortable at all times. It is a 2-minute drive from Dubai International Airport. Amenities include foreign exchange, a fitness centre, bars, restaurants and lounges.

Travellers can purchase foreign exchange 60 days before departing South Africa.

You will need the following documents to order foreign exchange:

• A valid passport

• Proof of travel arrangements – flight tickets and accommodation

• ID document

• Proof of residential address

Travelex, UAE Exchange, ENBD Money Exchange, Sharaf Exchange and Dubai Express Exchange outlets are located at Dubai International Airport.

Parking options available at Dubai International Airport include short and long-term parking. Visit the airport’s website for parking costs: Dubai Airports Car Parking

Travelling to and from the airport

Dubai International Airport physical address: Dubai – United Arab Emirates

Dubai International Airport is located 5 km east of Dubai’s city centre. Metered taxis, metro, bus, car hire, Uber and airport shuttle options are available to transport you to your destination.

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