Etihad Hub News

Terminal A renamed Zayed International Airport

12 February 2024, 12:30 PM

We’re proud to announce that Abu Dhabi airport has been renamed to Zayed International Airport, in honour of the UAE’s Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

The Terminal provides dedicated check-in desks for Etihad’s Economy guests including special areas for families, as well as exclusive areas for guests travelling in Business and First to enjoy a fast-tracked, premium experience.

Additional state-of-the-art biometric self-bag drop facilities are available for all guests wishing to take advantage of a speedier check-in.

The airport’s IATA code remains AUH.


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Every aspect of Zayed International Airport has been designed to enhance connectivity, minimise stress, and maximise the joy of exploration. With elegant lounges and our seamless, tech-assisted passenger experience, guests will have a travel experience like no other.