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Questions tagged [dxb]

Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB) in the United Arab Emirates.

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Can I exit the Dubai airport during an 8-hour, 10-minute layover? [duplicate]

I am flying from US to Hyderabad, India, and I have an 8 hour 10 minutes layover at Dubai airport. Am I eligible to go out and tour around? If yes what are the procedures to be followed?
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Flight arriving at Terminal 3 at Dubai; picking up car from Terminal 01

I'm arriving at Dubai into Terminal 3 and the Europcar desk is in Terminal 1. Is the desk airside or landside (before or after immigration)? Can people pick the car up from Terminal 1 if they are ...
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Do I need a transit visa for 8 hour layover in Dubai [duplicate]

I am travelling by emirates from India to Dubai (DXB) and after 8 hour layover I will be boarding an emirates flight to the USA from DXB airport. Do I need a transit visa for the layover period in ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Dubai? (changing airports DWC to DXB)

My flight is Delhi to Almakhtom when I arrive in Almakhtom I have to change my airport I have to go Dubai international airport.Do I need to a transit Visa dubai
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Do I need to recheck my luggage during transit at Dubai?

I'm travelling from KTM to Dubai (DXB) (Terminal 2) through Emirates 737 operated by Flydubai. I then fly out to JFK from Terminal 3 on Emirates Airbus A700_800. Should I collect my baggage myself ...
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Showering at Dubai INTL [duplicate]

I am flying through Dubai INTL. arriving at T3 and leaving on the same ticket (FlyDubai) from T2. I understand the transfer between terminals will happen automatically but I really want to take a ...
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Is 90 min layover time in DXB enough? [duplicate]

I'll be flying from Amsterdam Airport to Tokyo Haneda Airport with Emirates-Emirates, with a layover in Dubai. Is it possible to make a transit within 90 minutes? I have to choose between 90 minutes ...
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Do I need a transit visa at Dubai International Airport (DXB) for an international connection

I am a Pakistani national and need to transit through Dubai International Airport (DXB). I am not planning to leave the airport and both of my flights (arrival and departure) are from Terminal 3. I ...
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Roaming around terminals at Dubai intl' Airport(DXB) [duplicate]

I'm flying a flydubai to DXB terminal 2. My flight arrives and leaves from terminal 2. I wanted to ask if I could go around to other terminals since terminal 2 is disappointing... I heard you're ...
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Auto transfer of luggage between 2 airlines till final destination [duplicate]

I have bought a tickets from Harare to Dubai of Rwand Air from their office. Then I bought a ticket from Dubai to London of Emirates Air. Both the tickets were separately from their respective ...
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Transit in Dubai with methadone

I am travelling from the UK to Thailand with a connection in Dubai. I have prescribed methadone. Will this be a problem in Dubai?
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Will my luggage be sent to my final destination if book separate sector tickets?

I'm planning a family trip to Armenia (Yerevan) from Riyadh. Option 1- FlyDubai's booking engine is showing an error if I book RUH-EVN-DXB-RUH on a particular date. Option 2- If I do it as RUH-DXB-...
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Do I need to pass through immigration if travelling from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 in DXB [duplicate]

I am looking for flight deals and one of them require changing my terminal from 2 to 1. These are seperate tickets by different airlines. I am wondering do I need to pass through immigration (I don't ...
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Do I have to pay import duties for electronics bought in duty free shop on my arrival to other country?

I'm a citizen of east European country. I'm going to visit Dubai. I plan to buy some electronics at Dubai duty free stores on my arrival to Dubai. Will I have to pay duties for electronics I buy ...
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What lounge and shower options are there at Dubai Airport?

I am traveling to Nepal at the end of May on Emirates, with a fairly long layover in DBX of approximately 6 hours. I want to have access to a lounge with a shower. My arrival is set for Terminal 3, ...
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What would be my concourse and gate number for departure?

I have got my tickets. I am travelling from Auckland to Mumbai with a transit in Dubai. I have 4 hours of transit time. I will be coming by Emirates EK 449 and leaving on Emirates EK 506. I don't know ...
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Quick transfer from Concourse B to Concourse A for connecting flight [duplicate]

I and my wife (both aged above 60) will be flying from Dallas to Kolkata through Dubai airport. EK 222 will probably arrive at Concourse B and the connecting flight EK 572 will leave from Concourse A--...
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Dubai transit visa matter [duplicate]

I am an indian passport holder. I am going to Mogadishu from Delhi via Dubai. My transit time is 6-7 hours at Dubai airport. Also, I have different flights (Air India & Jubba airways). My first ...
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Gym at Dubai International Hotel in T3

I have a 3 hour stopover in Dubai arriving and departing T3. I've been told I can make use of the abovementioned hotel's fitness centre is this true? I've emailed them twice regarding this ( using ...
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Do I need to take my luggage when on a transit visa?

I have my flight from Orlando, United States to Dubai and from Dubai to Mumbai, India. I booked a multi-destination flight, so I can stay in Dubai for 12 hours and go out of the airport. I will get a ...
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Transit visa Dubai while travelling with flydubai

I am travelling from Entebbe (departure 22:15) to Faisalabad (arrival 03:20) with flydubai. I have a transit of more than 18 hours. What facilities I can get from flydubai during transit? Hotel? Meal? ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Dubai international airport while changing flights? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen traveling from Ukraine to Dubai. After 2.5 hours, I will take another flight from Dubai to Kolkata with a different airline. Would I need a transit visa for this? If yes, then ...
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How manageable are connections at Dubai Airport Terminal 3?

I have tickets that have me go via Dubai, giving me with around 2 hours transit time. I will be coming from Frankfurt to Dubai on Emirates EK046 and leaving on Emirates EK570. I don't know either the ...
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How can I figure out which gate I am departing from in Dubai international airport?

I'm traveling from Oslo to Bangkok, with a connection at Dubai international airport. Do I need to do anything before boarding my connecting flight (i.e check in, security check, etc.)? How can I ...
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Do South African citizens need a visa to enter Dubai?

Good day we have stopover for 12 hours @ Dubai Airport from Bali to South-Africa. Do we need a visa to enter Dubai and if so where can it be obtained.
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Terminal three to terminal two in Dubai airport. How do I transfer from one terminal to another?

I arrive in Dubai at terminal 3 and have an onward flight from terminal 2 on Fly Dubai to Bucharest. How do I transfer to terminal two. I will have my boarding pass with me for this onward flight.
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Transit in DXB between terminal 2 to 1

I have a flight from Praque to Dubai and from Dubai to India. 2 different flight companies and 4 hour for a transfer from terminal 2 to 1 in DXB airport. I have with my only my hand luggage. Is it ...
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Transitting in Dubai Terminal 3. Mother travelling alone with 4 year old child

When transiting in Dubai Terminal 3 (flights EK10 - EK652), how long does the process approximately take once landing to getting to my next gate in the same terminal? Whilst I appreciate this will ...
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Baggage transfer from Air India to Qantas on same booking

I am travelling to London with a transit in Dubai. My Air India flight arrives in Dubai (Terminal 1) at 22:25. The onward flight to London is with Qantas at 02:10 from Terminal 3. Will my luggage be ...
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What is the process of using Dubai's Smart Gate for a foreign, non-resident first-timer?

Swedish passport holders (even non-residents of the UAE nowadays) are among those that can use the Smart gate in Dubai. However, I've read that there's some eye scan first-timers have to go through. ...
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Are there any rest areas in Dubai's Terminal 3?

I am travelling to Melbourne with Emirates Airlines on 1st November 2017. I have a 3-hour layover in Terminal 3. Are there any rest areas where I could sit or lie down?
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Dubai Duty Free for One hour layover

I have 1 hour and 15 mins layover at DXB Dubai Airport will it be enough to buy a watch at Dubai Duty free? (I have same terminal [TERMINAL 3] to board in and out)
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Changing carriers AND terminal at DXB with an additional scheduled stopover on the return leg

I am an Indian passport holder, flying in to Dubai International Airport (DXB) on Emirates. Within four hours, I am flying out to Athens via Doha on Qatar Airways, on different tickets. Emirates ...
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Transit Visa at Dubai Airport travelling to Kuala Lumpur [duplicate]

Do i need a visa if I arrive on Emirates flight and depart to Kuala Lumpur on KLIA? I am South African.
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Do i need a visa for Dubai if I were to travel to the airport and return without leaving the airport

My wife will be coming from the US to India via Dubai. I shall be traveling from Chennai, India, to meet her at Dubai and escort her back to Chennai. I will be traveling via Air Emirates [terminal 3]. ...
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OTB (OK To Board) Required for Jet Airways from Mumbai to Dubai?

I'm travelling on 24th March to Dubai with Family.I have also received an e-Visa for the same. I want to know whether OTB is required as I'm travelling from Mumbai to Dubai on Jet Airways flight. ...
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Pakistani passport validity for traveling from UAE to Pakistan and back

I want to know that i am currently doing job in Dubai, UAE. and i am from Pakistan. My passport is getting expire on 11th of April 2017 and today is 15th of March 2017. I want to know that can i ...
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Will my luggage be transferred automatically on a layover between T3 and T2 of Dubai International?

I am arriving at T3 of Dubai DXB from Jet Airways and having an onward flight to Kiev Boryspil KBP with Ukrainian Airlines from T2. Flight departure time is 09:20 hours and I have bought a single ...
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Can a Kazakh national transit in Dubai without a visa?

I am a Kazakh passport holder. I'm travelling from Delhi via SpiceJet to Dubai, landing at Terminal 1 in the early morning. On the same day in the late evening I have a flight to Astana via flydubai ...
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Indian passport with less than 6 months validity

I am an Indian citizen residing in USA and I will be traveling to India in March 2017. My Indian passport will have five and a half months validity when I come back to USA after my India trip. My ...
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About to take an Emirates flight to Philippines: Can I carry medicine with prescription (from my mom, she's a doctor) just in case I need it?

Please take into account I am not American and do not live in USA. My mom is a doctor and she wants to give me some medicine, for example, antibiotics, (all in solid form) and their prescription just ...
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Dubai Transit with separate different tickets with Afghan Passport [duplicate]

I am travelling with an Afghan passport and Canadian permanent resident card from Vancouver (YVR) to Kabul (KBL) via London (LHR) and Dubai (DXB) with two separate ticket bookings. The first one is ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Dubai International Airport (different terminals)?

I'm an Indian passport holder. I have a booking from Bahrain to Dubai (return ticket) and a Dubai to India (return ticket). So I have to two different flights (Emirates & Spicejet). Do I need a ...
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How to figure out my departure gate at Dubai airport Terminal 3?

I'm traveling from Lahore to Birmingham with a connection at Dubai airport and a waiting time of 1 hour 40 mins. My boarding pass says I arrive at Terminal 3 and also depart from Terminal 3 for ...
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Visa for Dubai stopover

Travelling to Delhi on British passport have visa for India do I need visa for 1 day 2hours stopover /in transit to Dubai.? Travelling on Emirates airline
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How does the swimming pool in Dubai Airport's Terminal 3 work?

Have a 5h stop in Dubai. I was wondering if I have enough time to have a nice swim at the swimming pool in Dubai International Hotel/Health Club. Has anyone ever tried it? Does it include towels or do ...
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Dubai airport transit from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1

We are a group of four Indian citizens, travelling from Prague (Czech Republic) to Trivandrum via Dubai International Airport. Our flight from Prague to Dubai is with Czech Airlines and then we change ...
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Transfer between Dubai's Terminals 1 and 3, when traveling on separate tickets?

I am arriving in Dubai terminal 1 on Ethiopian airlines and wish to transfer to Emirates flight at terminal 3, do I need to go through immigration/security? do I need to collect my bags?
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Is a transit visa required for airport terminal change in Dubai?

I would like to travel to Qeshm Island (free zone area in Iran) via Dubai Airport. At Dubai Airport I arrive at terminal 1, and my flight to Qeshm leaves from terminal 3. How can I pass from ...
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How do I transfer from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 at Dubai International Airport? [duplicate]

I am traveling with connecting flight where I have two different tickets: from Kiev, transit Dubai, to Kigali, Rwanda.