Plan Your Trip from Chicago to Abu Dhabi
Airports in Chicago
The city of Chicago is primarily served by two international airports. Travelers looking for low-fare flights from Chicago can use Orbitz.com to find flights from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare International Airport is located approximately 17 miles northwest of downtown Chicago. Midway International Airport is located on the city's southwest side, approximately eight miles from Chicago's Loop. O'Hare serves as a hub for American Airlines and United Airlines, and Midway is a hub for Southwest Airlines.
Chicago Airport Parking
Daily, hourly, and valet parking are available at O'Hare. Rates vary from $2.00 to $10.00 per hour. An economy parking lot is also available at a rate of $2.00 per hour. Similar parking options and rates apply at Midway.
Chicago Airport Transportation
There are numerous transportation options for getting to and from both O'Hare and Midway. O'Hare can be accessed via regional trains, buses, and local mass transit lines. The CTA Blue Line offers a fast and convenient transportation option to and from this airport. Midway is served by the CTA Orange Line. Car rental services are available at both airports, and travelers can quickly book car rental services at either airport using Orbitz.com.
Chicago Airport Restaurants
Both O'Hare and Midway offer a variety of restaurant options for travelers. Restaurants located in both airports include Starbuck's Coffee, Chicago Style Hot Dogs, McDonald's, Auntie Anne's, Chili's, Cinnabon, and Dunkin Donuts, making it easy for visitors to grab a quick breakfast, snack, or meal. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can quickly and easily find low-fare flights from Chicago.
Airports in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi International Airport is the main airport that serves the capital of the United Arab Emirates. It is located 21 miles southeast of the city and comprises three terminals with complimentary shuttle services between them. If you are looking to book cheap flights to Abu Dhabi, check Orbitz.com as it can search many airlines to find tickets that will fit your budget. Although terminal space in Abu Dhabi airport is dominated by Etihad Airways, over 30 airlines serve the airport, including Air Berlin and British Airways.
Transportation from the Airport
The public 901 bus runs every 40 minutes from the airport to the city center 24 hours a day. The bus fare is just 3 AED and the trip takes about 45 minutes. There are also metered taxis available outside Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. If you would like to drive, the six rental car companies operating from the airport are located in Skypark parking across from Terminal 3. You can book your rental car from Orbitz.com in advance at bargain rates for a fuss-free transit to the city upon arrival.
Weather in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi has a hot, arid climate. During the summer months from June through September, average high temperatures reach into the 100s. From November to March, temperatures are considerably lower with average highs in the 70s. There is very little precipitation with an average of just four inches per year.
Major Attractions in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi is home to the world's largest indoor theme park, Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, boasting the world's fastest roller coaster. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque offers tours for visitors to view its 82 domes, over 1,000 columns, gilded gold chandeliers and the world's largest hand-knotted carpet. The Emirates Palace hotel is also a famous Abu Dhabi landmark. If you are planning a trip to explore these marvels, check Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Abu Dhabi.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Abu Dhabi Yas IslandGolf Plaza, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi 4.0 out of 5.0
Situated near the airport, this spa hotel is 0 mi (0 km) from Yas Marina Circuit and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Ferrari World. Yas Marina and Du Arena are also within ...
Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & ResortCorniche Road, Abu Dhabi 5.0 out of 5.0
Nestled on the beach, this Abu Dhabi resort is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from The Corniche and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Abu Dhabi Mall. Capital Garden and Carpet Souk are ...
Traders Hotel Qaryat Al Beri Abu Dhabi, by Shangri-laQaryat Al Beri Complex, Abu Dhabi 4.0 out of 5.0
Traders Hotel Qaryar Al Beri Abu Dhabi by Shangri-La is ideal for guests arriving by car – not only is there free parking on site, but it’s just a 15-minute ...
Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by RotanaCorniche Road West, Abu Dhabi 5.0 out of 5.0
Located in Abu Dhabi, this beachfront hotel is in a shopping district and within 2 mi (3 km) of Open Beach, Marina Mall, and Heritage Village. Corniche Beach ...
InterContinental Abu DhabiKing Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Street, Abu Dhabi 5.0 out of 5.0
Located in Abu Dhabi, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Al Khubeirah Garden, Marina Mall, and Heritage Village. Corniche ...
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