Terminal 1


Dubai Airport Terminal 1 is located at the eastern end of the airport and primarily serves international airlines, including Emirates Airlines, Oman Air, and flydubai.

Terminal 1 has 3 levels and is designed to handle up to 20 million passengers annually. It features a wide range of amenities, including duty-free shops, restaurants, cafes, lounges, and prayer rooms. The terminal also offers free Wi-Fi access throughout, currency exchange services, and baggage storage facilities. Passengers arriving at Terminal 1 can use various modes of transportation.


Dubai Airport Terminal 1 has 3 levels:

Level 1:  
This is the arrivals level and is where passengers disembark from their flights and proceed through immigration and customs. The level also features baggage claim areas, currency exchange counters, and transportation options such as taxi stands and car rental desks.

Level 2:
This is the departures level and is where passengers check-in for their flights and proceed through security screening. The level also features a range of shopping and dining options, including duty-free shops, cafes, and restaurants.

Level 3:
This level features the Emirates Lounge, which is available for use by Emirates Airlines passengers, as well as a prayer room and additional dining options.

Each level of Terminal 1 is well-designed and equipped with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable and efficient travel experience for passengers.



Dubai Airport Terminal 1 offers a wide range of services and facilities to cater to the needs of passengers. Here are some of the services available at the terminal:

  1. Currency exchange: There are several currency exchange counters located throughout the terminal, including at the arrivals level and departures level.

  2. Baggage storage: There are baggage storage facilities available at the terminal, allowing passengers to securely store their bags and luggage for a fee.

  3. Duty-free shopping: Dubai Airport is known for its extensive duty-free shopping options, and Terminal 1 is no exception. There are numerous duty-free shops throughout the terminal offering a wide range of products, including cosmetics, electronics, and luxury goods.

  4. Food and beverage: Terminal 1 features a variety of dining options, including cafes, fast food restaurants, and fine dining establishments. There are also several bars and lounges available for passengers to relax in before their flight.

  5. Prayer rooms: There are several prayer rooms located throughout Terminal 1, providing a quiet space for passengers to pray or meditate.

  6. Lounges: In addition to the Emirates Lounge on Level 3, there are several other lounges available for use by eligible passengers, including the Marhaba Lounge and the Dubai International Business Class Lounge.

  7. Wi-Fi: Terminal 1 provides free Wi-Fi access throughout the terminal, allowing passengers to stay connected while traveling.


  1. Emirates Lounge: This lounge is located on Level 3 of Terminal 1 and is available exclusively for Emirates Airlines passengers. It features a range of amenities, including shower facilities, a business center, and a complimentary food and beverage service.

  2. Marhaba Lounge: This lounge is available to passengers of any airline and is located on Level 1 of Terminal 1. It features a buffet, a bar, and a quiet area for relaxation.

  3. SkyTeam Lounge: This lounge is available to passengers flying on SkyTeam member airlines and is located on Level 2 of Terminal 1.  Amenities:  including a buffet, a bar, and shower facilities.

  4. Lufthansa Business Lounge: Terminal 1, Concourse D. Services: premium food, Wi-Fi, snacks, drinks, showers, newspapers and magazines, TV, among others.
  5. Ahlan Business Class Lounge: Located at Terminal 1, airside, Concourse D. Features: premium food, drinks, snacks, Wi-Fi, newspapers and magazines, TV, Children’s area, among others. Cost: AED 142 per passenger.