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Finding your way


Emirates Terminal 3 is based near the centre of Dubai, with excellent transportation links.

Getting to Emirates Terminal 3

Emirates Terminal 3 is located on Airport Road in Garhoud, a few kilometres from most of Dubai’s main centres. Be aware that at peak times, traffic on the main routes to and from the airport can cause delays if travelling by car, bus or taxi.

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Emirates Terminal 3 is also well-served by public transport.

Taxis are easy to find in most areas of Dubai, and Emirates Terminal 3 also has a dedicated taxi stand at Arrivals.

The Dubai Metro Red Line stops at both Emirates Terminal 3 and Dubai Airport Terminal 1, offering a convenient link to the city. Find out more about Dubai Metro.

A number of bus routes also serve Dubai Airport. Use the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority’s journey planner(Opens an external website in a new tab) to find the best route.

Inside Emirates Terminal 3

Emirates Terminal 3 is easily navigable, with clear signage and layout.

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Transferring to or from Emirates Terminal 3

You can easily walk between Terminal 1 and Emirates Terminal 3 when transferring between flights. The walk should take no longer than 20 minutes, however we recommend allowing extra time to ensure you don’t miss your next flight. There are elevators and escalators to assist you.

For your convenience there are buggies to transport you within the terminal buildings, but not between the terminals.

Passengers transferring to or from certain flydubai flights from Terminal 2 can take advantage of a dedicated transfer service.

Other passengers transferring through Terminal 2 should proceed through Arrivals and collect all baggage at Baggage Reclaim, then transfer to their connecting terminal using public transport or other private transport links.

Codeshare Flights

All codeshare flights not operated by Emirates and Qantas, arrive and depart from Terminal 1.