Getting there

From Abu Dhabi International Airport


By taxi (recommended):
24-hour metered taxi service is available from Abu Dhabi Airport from the arrivals hall, where you can line up for a black or silver taxi. Official taxi drivers wear uniforms. Taxis to Saadiyat Island cost AED 60-70 (£12-14) and take 20-25 minutes. Please note that taxis in Abu Dhabi are cash-only.

By rental car:
Abu Dhabi Airport has many rental car services available. A valid driver’s license is required. Most Abu Dhabi hotels offer free valet service and parking for guests. Alternatively, Europcar has a rental car service on the NYU Abu Dhabi campus open 9am-6pm Sunday to Thursday.

 

From Dubai International Airport


By taxi (recommended):
Taxi services are clearly marked at the arrivals hall. Taxis to Saadiyat Island cost AED 350-400 (£70-85) and take around 90 minutes. Taxi drivers from Dubai are not as familiar with Abu Dhabi as local drivers. Ask the Dubai taxi driver to exit Sheikh Zayed Road at the Saadiyat Island Highway, then follow the signs to NYU Abu Dhabi, exit 11.

By rental car:
Rental car services are available from Dubai International Airport. A valid driver’s license is required. Follow signs in Dubai for Sheikh Zayed Highway to Abu Dhabi, then take the Saadiyat Island Exit or Yas Island Exit onto Sheikh Khalifa Highway. Take Exit 11 (same exit as St. Regis and Park Hyatt hotels) and turn left following the road signs to the campus.

Driving


From Abu Dhabi

  • From Mina (port) area or the Abu Dhabi Corniche, take Sheikh Khalifa Bridge onto Sheikh Khalifa Highway.
  • Take Exit 11 (same exit as St. Regis and Park Hyatt hotels) and turn right following the road signs to the campus.
  • Drive straight over the bridge, and then make a left at the first junction.
  • Passing the campus on your left, make a U-turn back to access the parking garages.

From Dubai

  • Take Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Road toward Abu Dhabi.
  • On Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Road take the Saadiyat Island Exit or Yas Island Exit onto Sheikh Khalifa Highway.
  • Take Exit 11 (same exit as St. Regis and Park Hyatt hotels) and turn left following the road signs to the Campus.
  • Drive straight over the bridge, and then make a left at the first junction.
  • Passing the campus on your left, make a U-turn back to access the parking garages.

 

Getting around Abu Dhabi


Shuttle bus:
Shuttle buses will be provided to take delegates from the summit hotels to all summit locations, including the drinks reception and gala dinner. Exact timings for this service will be provided nearer the summit date.

Taxi:
Abu Dhabi taxis are readily available throughout the city and operate on a metered-fare basis. Please note that taxis in Abu Dhabi are cash-only. To book a taxi, you can either flag one down, download the Abu Dhabi Taxi app (iOS or Android), or call +971 600 535 353.


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