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Is 7.5 hours between flights in Abu Dhabi enough to visit the city?

Yes 7 to 8 hours is plenty of time to visit and have dinner in nearby places, Also there is a recommendation from official Abu dhabi Airport guide and places to see in short interval: http://...
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US Preclearance time at Abu Dhabi - (AUH - MAN - ORD)

Preclearance can only be used when you are flying nonstop from the preclearance airport to the US. So you won't go through preclearance in Abu Dhabi. And Manchester doesn't have preclearance, so you ...
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Istanbul to Mumbai on single ticket

Etihad states that they interline baggage with Turkish Airlines, among many others, so as long as you are on a single booking, your baggage will be transferred for you. You will not need to go through ...
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Transit Visa for self-transfer in Abu Dhabi (AUH)

Can I get a visa-on-arrival to do that? I don't believe. India is not a "visa on arrival country" I have a valid Tourist (C-Type) Schengen Visa. You would qualify if you had a Schengen ...
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Can I use a transit visa while using different airlines?

This depends a lot on your nationality. If you need a visa you will probably need to get a tourist visa for the UAE. From https://u.ae/en/information-and-services/visiting-and-exploring-the-uae/...
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Boarding passes when going through long layovers / stopovers?

No, by definition a stopover is a point in your trip where you really stop: you won’t automatically get boarding passes for further flights at the firs check-in (unless you are within the check-in ...
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Pre-clearance and federal shut down

There is no change. All US ports of entry are open, including preclearance facilities.
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Duration of a transit visa in Abu Dhabi

From the UAE Government Portal, The validity of the visa is 48 hours from entry into the UAE, and you must leave the UAE within 48 hours from arrival. Your stay in the UAE is 48 hours 45 minutes. To ...
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Transit Visa for self-transfer in Abu Dhabi (AUH)

For Indian passport holders, you can get visa on arrival in UAE ONLY if you have EU residency. Schengen Type C does not qualify for VOA. However, if you have have a tourist visa from USA or UK, then ...
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Is 1h55m layover time enough for US pre clearance at Abu Dhabi?

You should be fine. Abu Dhabi is all one huge terminal connected internally. Transfer security and pre-clearance can sometimes be crowded and take a long time, but Etihad typically holds the ...
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Will I be able to obtain a transit visa at terminal 3 of AUH if needed?

Courtesy of Emirates, UAE's largest airline, and its Timatic tool, the information used by airlines for passenger entry requirements, you would be able to Transit Without Visa (added emphasis mine). ...
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8 hours in Abu Dhabi

Yes it is worth :) Top spots in Abu Dhabi include : Sheikh Zayed Mosque Ferrari World (good for kids) Then it depends on what you like... You need to be more specific and express what you enjoy...
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Do you need a visa to transit Abu Dhabi airport?

I travelled in July-2017 and my transit time was 8 hrs 5 min. There was No Visa needed. I stayed inside the terminal for the entire time. DO NOT rely on Etihad agents as some of the agents told me ...
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