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Travelers usually depart from Manchester, Manchester - Shudehill Interchange, Manchester-New Moston, Manchester-Miles Platting, or Manchester-Failsworth when they travel from Manchester to Abu Dhabi. The distance between Manchester and Abu Dhabi is 5684 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Wizz Air, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi, Turkish Airlines, and Lufthansa. Manchester and Abu Dhabi have 393 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Abu Dhabi, consider visiting Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi (island), and Burj Khalifa.

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Check-in for a flight from Manchester to Abu Dhabi

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi 5WNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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LufthansaDLHLHYes0
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United Arab Emirates COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Manchester, MAN with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Abu Dhabi, AUH, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Visa on arrival

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Abu Dhabi

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed

  • No proof of a pre-departure COVID-19 test required

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • Visa on arrival

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United Arab Emirates in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Manchester to Abu Dhabi?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Manchester and Abu Dhabi takes around 7.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Manchester and Abu Dhabi?
The flight distance between Manchester and Abu Dhabi is 5684 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Manchester and Abu Dhabi?
Several carriers operate flights between Manchester and Abu Dhabi. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Etihad Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Manchester?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manchester and Istanbul, Barcelona, Rome, Lisbon, Málaga, Alicante, Athens, Madrid, Paris, London, Milan, Budapest, Brussels, Amsterdam, New York, Palma, Majorca, Dublin, Malta, Faro, Antalya.
What are the most popular routes to and from Abu Dhabi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Abu Dhabi and London, Kuala Lumpur, New Delhi, Mumbai, Manila, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Budapest, Goa, Edinburgh, Patna, Doha, Lucknow, Athens, Muscat, Amman, Singapore, Dubai, Beirut.
What airports are near Manchester?
The main airport in Manchester is Manchester. It is also served by London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool John Lennon, Bristol, Newcastle, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Cardiff.
What airports are near Abu Dhabi?
The main airport in Abu Dhabi is Abu Dhabi International. It is also served by Dubai International, Sharjah International, Al Maktoum International, Sohar, Dubai Bus Station, Ras Al Khaimah International, Al Ain International.
What buses and trains depart from Manchester?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Manchester, including National Express.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Manchester and Abu Dhabi?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Manchester and Abu Dhabi thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Manchester and Abu Dhabi can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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