stopover in  abu dhabi

Stopovers to

China

Book your flight to China with Etihad Airways and extend your stopover in Abu Dhabi with an exclusive two, three or four-night package. 

Plan your stopover on the way to China

Make the most of your stopover in Abu Dhabi when you fly to China. Explore the capital’s sights and sounds or relax in true comfort before continuing your journey.  

Our exclusive stopover packages include bed & breakfast accommodation in a choice of hotels, a personalised meet and greet service in Abu Dhabi, a welcome kit and private hotel transfers.

Choose your stopover package

Pick from our two, three or four-night packages and really make the most of your stopover in the city we call home – we know you’ll love it.

PCR testing is not included in any of our packages. AED15 city tax per room per night must be paid directly to the hotel at the time of check-out.

All packages are subject to availability and may change at any time. 

Stopover for two nights

  • Two nights’ accommodation
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Personalised meet and greet service in Abu Dhabi
  • Welcome kit
  • Private transfers

From AED 390 per person based on two people sharing 

Stopover for three nights

  • Three nights’ accommodation
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Personalised meet and greet service in Abu Dhabi
  • Welcome kit
  • Private transfers

From AED 490 per person based on two people sharing

Stopover for four nights

  • Four nights’ accommodation
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Personalised meet and greet service in Abu Dhabi  
  • Welcome kit
  • Private transfers

From AED 590 per person based on two people sharing

How to book

Whether you’re staying for a few nights or a bit longer, it’s quick and easy to book a stopover.

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Step 1

Book a multi-city flight to China, connecting in Abu Dhabi for more than 48 hours.

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Step 2

Complete the request form with all the required information.

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Step 3

We’ll contact you within 72 hours to confirm your booking. 

Preparing for your trip

To fly to China via the UAE, you must follow all testing and travel requirements carefully. You will not be permitted to fly otherwise. 

Flying to Abu Dhabi

Before your flight to Abu Dhabi:

  • Check the travel requirements with the Chinese embassy in your country of departure
  • This includes PCR testing and applying for a Health code

Flying from Abu Dhabi

Before your flight from Abu Dhabi:

  • Within 48 hours: Take two PCR tests (at the same time) at the G42 facility in Abu Dhabi  
  • Within 24 hours: Take one PCR test at any other lab in Abu Dhabi (not G42)
  • Apply for a Health code from the Chinese Embassy in Abu Dhabi
  • Within 12 hours: Take one rapid PCR test at the G42 facility in Abu Dhabi 
  • Complete a Health declaration form and take a screenshot of the QR code

Questions?