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Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC)

Khaleej Al Arabi Street (also known as Coast Road or 30th Street), Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Google Map directions:

Phone: +971 (0) 2 444 6900

Located in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, the multi-award winning venue offers organisers of exhibitions, conferences and events an impressive 133,000 square metres of flexible event space.

This abundant space is spread over 12 state-of-the-art, fully interconnected column-free exhibition halls plus an Atrium and Concourse. The venue also boasts a number of outdoor event spaces as well as the stunning Waterfront Quayside. ICC Abu Dhabi can seat up to 6,000 delegates and, with its advanced technology, has staged a number of world-class opening ceremonies as well as live events.

The Exhibition Centre is situated:

  • 20 minutes from Abu Dhabi Centre
  • 15 minutes from Abu Dhabi International Airport
  • 90 minutes from Dubai International Airport



Visitors to ADNEC are welcome to use any of our the two on-site car parks, which together can accommodate up to 6,000 vehicles. The team are on-site 24 hours a day to assist with traffic management whilst a full valet service is also available.


ADNEC is easy to get to via Abu Dhabi’s extensive public transport network. If you are travelling by taxi from Abu Dhabi Airport, ADNEC is just a 20 minute drive. From Abu Dhabi Corniche, ADNEC is located just 15 minutes away.

Abu Dhabi’s taxi network is operated by TransAD. To book a taxi through TransAD call 600 53 53 53 or download Abu Dhabi Taxi app.

A number of taxis are available from ADNEC at the onsite Aloft Hotel entrance and Andaz Capital Gate.


Enjoy a convenient ride to ADNEC with Careem.

Visitors and exhibitors can now benefit from a 20% discount on their rides to and from ADNEC with Careem. To avail the offer, simply download the Careem app and use promo code ADNEC before booking your ride.
Download Careem App: Google Pay and App Store


ADNEC is serviced by bus number 040, seven days a week
For more information on bus routes, services and fares please see the Department of Transport website.


ADNEC is 15 minutes away from the rapidly expanding Abu Dhabi International Airport, 20 minutes from Downtown Abu Dhabi and 60 minutes from Dubai. Over 50 international airlines operate a schedule of flights connecting Abu Dhabi to more than 80 destinations in 46 countries across the globe. Metered taxis to ADNEC are readily available outside the arrivals hall.
For more information please visit the Abu Dhabi International Airport website