This is a busy place! In fact, Dubai International is the busiest international airport in the world. With hundreds of flights taking off and landing every day, it’s important you know which terminal you’re flying through.
Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 1: All international airlines (except Emirates, Qantas and flydubai).
Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 2: flydubai and other regional and International airlines.
Dubai International (DXB) Terminal 3: flydubai and all Emirates and Qantas flights.
Dubai World Central (DWC): Wizz Air, flydubai and Aeroflot, as well as Ural Airlines, Azur Air, Condor and other seasonal charter operators.
Note: Aeroflot, Ural Airlines and flydubai have operations at both DXB and DWC, so make sure to check before your flight.
For a detailed check, see our Airline directory
Getting between Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC)
If you are connecting to a flight not departing from the airport of your arrival, you will have to clear immigration and collect your bags before travelling to your departure airport.
Getting between terminals
There is a free 24-hour shuttle bus service between Terminals 1, 2 and 3. Simply follow the signs or ask our May I Help You team.
You can also use the Metro between Terminal 1 and Terminal 3.
If you’re connecting flights, you will be automatically transferred as part of your connection.