Whether you’re planning your next vacation or a business trip to Dubai, you’ll likely fly into one of two major airports, Dubai International Airport (DXB) or Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC). Depending on the parts of Dubai you’re visiting, the Al Maktoum International Airport might be your best and most convenient option. 

About Al Maktoum International Airport – Dubai, United Arab Emirates (DWC) (OMDW)

The Al Maktoum International Airport is part of Dubai World Central, and located 23 miles from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. It originally opened in 2010 and at first only served cargo flights, with the first passenger flight landing later that year as a test flight. The airport officially opened for passenger air traffic in 2011. The airport will eventually become the largest part of Dubai World Central, and contain a variety of amenities, including shopping malls and hotels. 

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Hotels in and near Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The Meydan Hotel
Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf, Dubai
Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach
Manzil Downtown
Vida Downtown

Restaurants in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Indego by Vineet
Solo Dubai
COYA Dubai
The Talk Restaurant

Nearby cities:

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Ghantoot, United Arab Emirates
Ajman, United Arab Emirates

Top attractions in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai Marina Yacht Club
The Dubai Fountain
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
At The Top Burj Khalifa
Jumeirah Mosque

Charter a flight to/from Al Maktoum International Airport – Dubai, United Arab Emirates (DWC) (OMDW)

Are you planning a trip or private jet charter to Al Maktoum International Airport? Get a jumpstart on your trip planning now by chartering your private flight with Luxury Aircraft Solutions.