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Did you mean flights from Muscat to Abu Dhabi?

Muscat is one of Oman’s most beautiful and thriving cities and it’s no wonder that people from across the Middle East and beyond visit it every year. It has something to offer every traveler, from historic sites like Al Alam Palace to museums like the National Museum, this a city that knows how to entertain its guests. Muscat is also a burgeoning business hub, and commercial travel to the city, especially from the nearby United Arab Emirates, where Abu Dhabi is located, is on the rise.

Flying to Muscat

1. Which Airports serve Abu Dhabi to Muscat?

Abu Dhabi International Airport is linked to the city primarily by Al Ghazal taxis, which take under an hour. At the other end, Muscat International Airport is located just fifteen or twenty minutes or so away from the center of the city.

2. Which Airlines operate flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?

Flying from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is possible through a number of airlines, although the main providers are Oman Air and Etihad.

3. How long is the flight?

The trip from Abu Dhabi to Muscat takes around one hour and fifteen minutes to complete and it’s a direct flight. It runs both during the summer and the winter.

4. Climate changes between Abu Dhabi and Muscat

Abu Dhabi and Muscat are quite close together, so there’s not much variation between their climates. Abu Dhabi has an arid climate, and in the summer, it can reach very high temperatures of 107°F. Muscat, meanwhile, also has an arid climate where rainfall is uncommon, and temperatures there can peak at around 100°F.

5. Culture differences and need-to-know

The currency in Oman, where Muscat is located, is different from that of the United Arab Emirates. That means you’ll need to switch your UAE dirham into Omani rial, although because of the proximity between the nations it’s usually quite simple to do this. A citizen of the UAE will not need a visa to enter the country in most circumstances.

Muscat Information

Abu Dhabi and Muscat share everything from a dominant religion to a local language - but they have their differences, too. Abu Dhabi might be a little smaller but it has a much higher wealth level per person than Muscat.

Muscat also has plenty to offer. Business is booming in this city and areas like Ruwi are known for attracting business travelers. Tourists, meanwhile, tend to take in some of the beautiful sites on offer in historic Muscat including the Bait Al Zubair. Cultural sites like the Royal Opera House are popular, and the cuisine in Muscat is excellent - with many Omani specialties like majboos and shuwa offered. Several of the buzzing central neighborhoods are excellent to visit, while several chain hotels have a presence in Muscat and they tend to be clustered around Sultan Qaboos Street.

Abu Dhabi to Muscat Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:28 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Muscat. Etihad & Oman Air frequently offer the best deals to Muscat flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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British Airways
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How Much is a Flight from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Abu Dhabi to Muscat, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be AED1,337.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Abu Dhabi to Muscat based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Abu Dhabi to Muscat.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days AED1,326 AED1,499
7-14 days AED1,326 AED1,444
14-21 days AED1,334 AED1,598
21-30 days AED1,326 AED1,466
30-60 days AED1,326 AED1,598
60-90 days AED1,326 AED1,598
90+ days AED1,326 AED1,598

Cheapest Day To Fly from Abu Dhabi to Muscat

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Abu Dhabi to Muscat by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Abu Dhabi to Muscat flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 2/11/20 2/14/20 0 AED1,326
March Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 3/3/20 3/7/20 0 AED1,326
April Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 4/2/20 4/8/20 0 AED1,326
May Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 5/2/20 5/9/20 0 AED1,326
June Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 6/2/20 6/9/20 0 AED1,334
July Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 7/4/20 7/11/20 0 AED1,334
August Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 8/1/20 8/8/20 0 AED1,334
September Abu Dhabi Muscat Etihad 9/5/20 9/13/20 0 AED1,326

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Abu Dhabi to Muscat. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is AED8,161.

The average price for direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is AED1,279.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat.

Weekly Direct Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Etihad 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 04:10 16:40
Oman Air 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:20 06:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Abu Dhabi to Muscat. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is AED790.

The average price for round trip flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is AED1,279.

Abu Dhabi to Muscat Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?
Answer: The average Abu Dhabi to Muscat flight time is an hour and 13 minutes.
Question: How far is Muscat from Abu Dhabi?
Answer: The distance from Abu Dhabi to Muscat is 379 kilometers (236 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat.
Question: What are the most popular Abu Dhabi airlines for direct flights from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?
Answer: Etihad Airways provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and Muscat.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Abu Dhabi to Muscat?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines in Abu Dhabi flying to Muscat Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:28 -04:00Number of routes searched: 25Number of itineraries searched: 217,430

Wondering which airlines fly out of Abu Dhabi to Muscat? We've gathered the average price of Abu Dhabi airlines with flights to Muscat. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Abu Dhabi to Muscat
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Etihad -
Oman Air -
Air India BOM
British Airways LHR
Garuda CGK
Gulf Air BAH
Kuwait KWI
Lufthansa FRA
Lufthansa MUC
Malaysia KUL
Egyptair CAI
Pegasus SAW
Pakistan ISB
Pakistan LHE
Pakistan PEW
Saudi Arabian JED
Turkish IST

Abu Dhabi to Muscat Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Abu Dhabi and Muscat. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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