Visiting the Dubai Airshow 2017
Dubai Airshow 2017 one of the largest Aviation displays, will be running between 12 - 16 November at Al Maktoum International Airport DWC. The Airshow will bring together 1,200 exhibitors from over 60 countries . Read the following to know how to reach the Airshow site.
How to Reach to Dubai Airshow Site
The Dubai Airshow takes place at its purpose built venue at DWC, Dubai Airshow Site, easily accessible from Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The following options are available to take you there.
Use the Shuttle Bus
Frequent Shuttle Buses run every day of the show to and from key locations and selected hotels in Dubai and are free to use. We strongly recommend shuttle buses as the most efficient way to get to and from the show. Taxis can be difficult to find at the show site so we advise you to get on any bus. Once you reach a hotel you can easily pick up a taxi to continue your journey.
Use Dubai Metro
Dubai's Metro system covers many key locations - the nearest stop to the show site is Ibn Battuta Metro Station and will be connected to the show by regular shuttle buses throughout every day of the show.
Use a Private Car
if you choose to drive yourself, please find below travel directions to the airshow site from the main access points.
Driving Directions from Dubai Marina area (20-minute drive):
Drive southbound on Sheikh Zayed Road (E11) towards Abu Dhabi
Take Exit 13 staying in the left lane at the first fork, following signs for DWC
Keep right at the next fork, continue to follow the signs for DWC, then take the ramp onto Al Maktoum Airport Street (D53)
Continue straight on D53 until the 3rd roundabout, then turn right
Turn left at the next roundabout, following signs for DWC
Continue straight for the next 12km, then follow the road as it curves to the left
Turn left when you see the Dubai Airshow signs to access the show site
Driving Directions from Downtown Dubai area (35-minute drive):
Take the Dubai – Al Ain Road (E66) towards Al Ain
Take Exit 18 onto Emirates Road (E611) towards Jebel Ali/Abu Dhabi
Continue straight on Emirates Road for 27km then take Exit 20 and follow signs for the Dubai Airshow
Driving Directions from Abu Dhabi (50-minute drive):
Head northbound from Abu Dhabi on Sheikh Zayed Road (E11) towards Dubai.
Take Exit 13, turning right onto D53 and follow signs for DWC, then proceed as per Dubai Marina instructions above.
Should you require any assistance during your travel including hotel reservation, car rental, visa assistance or travel insurance, our travel team will be glad to assist you.