Etihad Rolls Out Free Dubai Chauffeur Service for Economy Guests

For a limited time only, the Abu Dhabi–based carrier is extending this premium perk to Y-class passengers.

An Etihad Airways Airbus A321 at Abu Dhabi International Airport. (Photo: Etihad)

The UAE’s national airline is offering free private airport transfers to and from Dubai for guests traveling in economy class to select destinations this summer. Tickets must be booked by 11 August 11 for travel by September 30, 2021, and as an added bonus, customers will earn double Etihad Guest Miles on their flights.

International visitors headed for Dubai do not need to quarantine on arrival and can travel straight from Abu Dhabi International Airport using Etihad’s complimentary transfer services. During the promotion, customers traveling in economy can use the free private car service direct to their home, hotel, or preferred destination in the emirate of Dubai.

Fatma Al Mehairi, Etihad Airways’ Vice President of Sales in the UAE, said in a statement: “With Dubai just an easy one-hour drive from Abu Dhabi International Airport, we’re committed to making travel as easy as possible for guests traveling to and from Dubai this summer. The Etihad Wellness program also means guests can travel with Etihad with complete peace of mind.”

In line with the Etihad Wellness program, the driver will be wearing face masks and disposable gloves, and all vehicles are sanitized after every trip. The airline’s free private airport transfer service is now available for all guests traveling between Dubai and one of the following destinations:



Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Phuket, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Tokyo


Melbourne, Sydney


Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Brussels, Casablanca, Chicago, Dublin, Frankfurt, Geneva, Istanbul, London, Madrid, Malaga, Manchester, Milan, Moscow, Munich, Mykonos, Paris, Rome, Santorini, Zurich

North Africa


North America

New York, Toronto, Washington (D.C.)


More information here.

Share this Article