Umm Al Qaiwain travel guide

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With a population of 44,411, Umm Al Qaiwain is the largest city in Umm al-Quwain, United Arab Emirates by the number of inhabitants.

When to visit Umm Al Qaiwain

Umm Al Qaiwain in March
Estimated hotel price
$125
1 night at 3-star hotel
Umm Al Qaiwain in March
Estimated hotel price
$125
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Umm Al Qaiwain

Plane

Although Umm Al Qaiwain doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Sharjah (SHJ), which is located 27 km from Umm Al Qaiwain. The shortest flight to Umm Al Qaiwain from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 17h 05m.

Car

Another option to get to Umm Al Qaiwain is to pick up a car hire from Dubai, which is about 50 km from Umm Al Qaiwain. You’ll find branches of Quick Drive and Europcar, among others, in Dubai.

Bus

Bus operates bus routes to Umm Al Qaiwain.

Plane

Although Umm Al Qaiwain doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Sharjah (SHJ), which is located 27 km from Umm Al Qaiwain. The shortest flight to Umm Al Qaiwain from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 17h 05m.

Car

Another option to get to Umm Al Qaiwain is to pick up a car hire from Dubai, which is about 50 km from Umm Al Qaiwain. You’ll find branches of Quick Drive and Europcar, among others, in Dubai.

Bus

Bus operates bus routes to Umm Al Qaiwain.

Airports near Umm Al Qaiwain

Airlines serving Umm Al Qaiwain

Lufthansa
Good (4,424 reviews)
KLM
Good (802 reviews)
SWISS
Good (906 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,172 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,594 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Air France
Good (961 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,520 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,819 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,097 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,456 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,323 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (794 reviews)
Finnair
Good (898 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,094 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (866 reviews)
LOT
Good (671 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (805 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (365 reviews)
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Where to stay in Umm Al Qaiwain

Average rates range from around $146 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $248 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Umm Al Qaiwain

Most booked hotels in Umm Al Qaiwain

Ajman Saray, a Luxury Collection Resort, Ajman
5 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$286+
Ramada Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Ajman
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
$142+
Fairmont Ajman
5 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$247+
Al Smou Hotel Apartments
0 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$56+
Ewan Ajman Suites Hotel
4 stars
Good (7, Good reviews)
$89+
Crown Palace Hotel Ajman
3 stars
Good (6.3, Good reviews)
$65+

Hiring a car in Umm Al Qaiwain

Expect to pay $1.21 per litre in Umm Al Qaiwain (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $14.52 and $19.36.

Expect to pay $1.21 per litre in Umm Al Qaiwain (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $14.52 and $19.36.