DXB Dubai Airport Information
Where is Dubai Airport? DXB Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB, ICAO: OMDB) (Arabic: مطار دبي الدولي) is an international airport serving Dubai, the largest city of the United Arab Emirates. It is a major aviation hub in the Middle East, and is the main airport of Dubai. It is situated in the Al Garhoud district, 4 kilometres (2.5 miles) southeast of Dubai.
In 2011 Dubai Airport handled a record 50.98 million passengers, making it the 13th busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic and the 4th busiest by international passenger traffic. As of October 2012, DXB is on track to become the 10th busiest airport in the world in terms of overall passenger traffic.
DXB Dubai International Airport will be complemented by Al Maktoum International Airport (also called Dubai World Central International Airport, or DWC). It began cargo operations in 2010, but passenger operations have been delayed to 2012 or 2013.
In 2013, National Geographic will air "Dubai: Ultimate Airport", a 10-part documentary series on Dubai International Airport.
Distance from Dubai Airport to City Centre or CBD
Internet at Dubai Airport & WiFi Access
Wi-Fi Internet access is available free of charge throughout the DXB Dubai International Airport.
In addition, internet access points / kiosks are available at Gates 9, 16 and 23.
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DXB Dubai Airport Maps
Official DXB Dubai International Airport Terminal 3 Map
Other Items of Interest at Dubai Airport
The airport also offers:
- Two business centres
- Health Club (swimming pool, jacuzzi, gym, massage services)
- Enclosed, ventilated smoking rooms
- Lounge for unaccompanied minors located near Gates 9 and 22
- Women's lounge and children's play area between Gates 12 and 14
- Separate area for ladies and children in Arrivals
- Separate prayer rooms for men and women
- Interactive virtual assistant (English, Arabic)
Dubai Airport Departures and Arrivals Airlines
Closest Airports to DXB Dubai Airport
DXB Dubai Airport Twitter Feed
Official DXB Dubai Airport Website Links
More Dubai Airport Transfer & Airport Connection Options
- Dubai Airport Train & Subway
- Dubai Airport Hotel Shuttle Transfers
- Dubai Airport Shuttle
- Dubai Airport Buses & Coaches
- Dubai Airport Limo & Private Car Transfers
- Dubai Airport Car Hire/Car Rental
- Dubai Airport Other Ground Transportation
- Dubai Airport Parking & Passenger Pickup
- Dubai Airport Stopover & Layovers
- Closest Airports to DXB Dubai Airport