Country codes United Arab Emirates

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

AE

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

ARE

Internet TLD

.ae

Phone calling code

971

Large airports

4

Medium airports

7

Small airports

11

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

22

Largest airports in United Arab Emirates

There are 4 large airports in United Arab Emirates.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
OMAA AUH Abu Dhabi International Airport Large airport Abu Dhabi
OMDW DWC Al Maktoum International Airport Large airport Jebel Ali
OMDB DXB Dubai International Airport Large airport Dubai
OMSJ SHJ Sharjah International Airport Large airport Sharjah

Airport codes in United Arab Emirates

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
OMAA AUH Abu Dhabi International Airport Large airport Abu Dhabi
OMAL AAN Al Ain International Airport Medium airport Al Ain
OMAM DHF Al Dhafra Air Base Medium airport Al Dhafra
OMDW DWC Al Maktoum International Airport Large airport Jebel Ali
OMDM NHD Al Minhad Air Base Medium airport Dubai
OMAD AZI Al Bateen Executive Airport Medium airport Abu Dhabi
OMDB DXB Dubai International Airport Large airport Dubai
OMFJ FJR Fujairah International Airport Medium airport Fujairah
OMRK RKT Ras Al Khaimah International Airport Medium airport Ras Al Khaimah
OMSJ SHJ Sharjah International Airport Large airport Sharjah
OMBY XSB Sir Bani Yas Airport Medium airport Sir Bani Yas

About United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates (native name: دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة) is a country located in Western Asia. In total, the population of the country reaches 9.9 million inhabitants. Its capital is Abu Dhabi.

The international country code of United Arab Emirates is AE or ARE. Neighbouring countries are Oman and Saudi Arabia.

The common language in United Arab Emirates is Arabic(العربية).
The only officially used currency is United Arab Emirates dirham. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the United Arab Emirates dirham with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 4 large, 7 medium and about 11 small airports in United Arab Emirates.

Travel to United Arab Emirates

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for United Arab Emirates

Health

  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Tyfoid
    Vaccination is recommended if you are staying 2 weeks or longer in this country
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

The tap water in United Arab Emirates is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 15.7°C (January) and 36.5°C (July).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

9-1-1 (USA)

911 is an emergency telephone number used in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Paraguay, among other countries. 9-1-1 is also written as 911. From almost every location in the USA and Canada, dialling 9-1-1 will link the caller to an emergency dispatch office. Because of the enhanced 9-1-1 system, the system will pairs caller numbers with a physical address in 96 percent of the United States.

The 9-1-1 emergency number has been available in the Philippines since August 1, 2016. If you’re located in Mexico, where implementation in different states and municipalities is being conducted, you also can use the 9-1-1 system.

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Car rental

Rent a car in United Arab Emirates

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to United Arab Emirates.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in United Arab Emirates quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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