Abu Dhabi to California Flight Duration

Find flight duration times from Abu Dhabi to California, compare live flight prices and book your tickets.

What is the flight duration from Abu Dhabi to California?
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Average flight time is 16 hours 3 minutes

The fastest flight time from Abu Dhabi to California is 16 hours 3 minutes

Abu Dhabi to California flight duration breakdown

Average flight duration 16 hours 3 minutes
Shortest flight duration Not available
Longest flight duration Not available
The average flight time from Abu Dhabi to California is 16 hours 3 minutes. However, the duration of flights can differ depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air. This means individual flight times can be quicker, but on occasion, they can also be longer.

The distance from Abu Dhabi to California is 8,185 miles / 13,173 km

Abu Dhabi airports

Abu Dhabi has 1 airport: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH)

If you don't fancy flying from Abu Dhabi there are a number of airports nearby that fly to California: Dubai World Central International Airport (DWC), Al Ain International Airport (AAN), Dubai International Airport (DXB), Sharjah International Airport (SHJ) and Ras Al Khaimah International Airport (RKT).

California airports

There are a number of airports nearby that fly to Abu Dhabi: Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT), San Jose International Airport (SJC), Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA), Oakland International Airport (OAK), San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR).

We found some additional routes that may be of interest to you: Dubai to California, Abu Dhabi to San Francisco, Abu Dhabi to Texas, Abu Dhabi to Dallas, Abu Dhabi to Houston, Dubai to Stanford, Dubai to Los Angeles, Dubai to Las Vegas, Dubai to Indian Wells and Dubai to Alaska.

Abu Dhabi & California local times and timezones

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is 12 hours ahead of California, United States

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Abu Dhabi to California FAQs

How long does it take to fly from Abu Dhabi to California?

On average, the flight time from Abu Dhabi to California is 16 hours 3 minutes. But remember, flight times can vary slightly depending on weather conditions, flight path and congestion in the air.

This means that your flight from Abu Dhabi to California could be longer or shorter than the average flight time.

What is the distance between Abu Dhabi and California?

The distance between Abu Dhabi and California is 8,185 miles or 13,173 km.

What is the shortest flight duration from Abu Dhabi to California?

The shortest flight time from Abu Dhabi to California is 16 hours 3 minutes. However, flight times can vary depending on weather conditions, air congestion and flight path, so this time is never guaranteed.

Can I fly from Abu Dhabi to California?

The average flight time from Abu Dhabi to California is 16 hours 3 minutes. Nearby airport to consider flying from include: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) Check ticket prices and review carrier requirements carefully before booking your trip.

What is the timezone difference between Abu Dhabi and California?

The time zone difference between Abu Dhabi and California is 12 hours.