Abu Dhabi is the capital of United Arab Emirates. It is the largest emirates among the seven emirates of UAE. The city is rich in oil and the oil industry has put in a major part in the city being one of the richest cities of the world. Abu Dhabi is also quite famous as a tourist destination and attracts a number of visitors from different parts of the world. The city is located in the northern central part of UAE and is situated on an island. There are many ways to travel to the city and all the transportation means are quite feasible and very well maintained.
Abu Dhabi features one of the major international airports, which is Abu Dhabi International Airport. The airport connects the city to a number of famous cities all around the world. Thus one can travel through any of the major cities of the world via this airport through direct or connecting flights. The airport is very well maintained and is usually busy. You will experience a number of flights arriving and departing from the airport. The airport is about 30 kilometers from the city center. To travel to the city center from airport there are various ways. You can travel through buses or can also hire a taxi.
In Abu Dhabi, you will observe a number of private vehicles moving on the roads of the city. However you can also use public buses which provide excellent services and are quite cheap. They are the best way to travel around the city for tourists. Also the taxi fares are also not expensive at all and you can hire a taxi too for sightseeing. Also there are planned bus routes for people who wish to visit nearby towns of UAE including Baniyas, Habashan and Al Ain garden city. There are buses and taxis you can hire if you wish to travel long to Dubai or Sharjah.
Abu Dhabi is one of the major tourist’s destinations so the transportation facilities are very well maintained to provide ease and comfort to the tourists as well as local people residing there.