Required by all, except GCC nationals (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman).
Citizens of the following countries will be issued with a free-of-charge VISIT VISA on entry to the UAE:
USA, UK, France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Portugal, Ireland, Greece, Cyprus, Finland, Malta, Spain, Monaco, Vatican, Iceland, Andorra, San Marino, Liechtenstein, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
For more information - https://visitabudhabi.ae/en/travel/essential.info/getting.a.visa.aspx
For a visa invitation letter – please download the request form here
For assistance with travel arrangements and visas please feel to contact our travel partners. You can find more information here
Abu Dhabi International Airport is just 15 minutes from ADNEC.
Metered taxis to ADNEC are readily available outside the arrivals hall.
We are easy to get to via Abu Dhabi’s extensive public transport network.
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.
ADNEC is serviced by bus number 040, seven days a week.
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.
About the venue
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) is one of the most accessible venues from across the world.
Abu Dhabi is now served by more routes than ever before with increasing numbers of passengers travelling into United Arab Emirates airports in the capital Abu Dhabi and Dubai.