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Visit the Burj Khalifa: Where the sky is not the limit

Standing tall amidst the dazzling skyline of Dubai, the Burj Khalifa is more than just an architectural marvel; it's a testament to human ambition and innovation. Soaring to a breathtaking height of 828 meters, it offers an unparalleled view of the city's opulence and the vast Arabian desert beyond. Visitors get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to explore its observation decks, where the world seems to unfold at their feet. Beyond the dizzying heights, the Burj Khalifa represents the fusion of engineering brilliance and artistic finesse, making it a must-visit attraction for anyone seeking an unforgettable experience in the heart of Dubai.

Purchase a Burj Khalifa ticket and prepare for the view of a lifetime and unforgettable memories!

Things to know before booking your Burj Khalifa tickets

  • The Burj Khalifa has two major observation decks: At The Top, located on levels 124 & 125, and At The Top SKY, located at level 148. At the Top Tickets will get you access to levels 124 and 125. With At the Top SKY tickets, you have access to the 148th floor as well as Levels 124 & 125. It's worth the additional expense.
  • When you book tickets to the observation deck, the ticket prices vary for prime hours (4pm to 6pm)  vs non-prime hours (in the morning, afternoon, and after 6:30 pm). Alternatively, you can just book a direct At The Top Sunset Ticket which will give you a chance to feast your eyes on the sunset.
  • You have the flexibility to purchase your ticket depending on your time slot, itinerary, ticket type you want, and the when you plan to visit. But, note that the ticket prices change for prime and non-prime hours. 
  • At.Mosphere is a world-renowned Michelin-starred restaurant. The At.Mosphere tickets are not part of the entry tickets. With a variety of dishes from all over the world, you will be spoilt for choice. Experience a premium 3-course meal on the 122nd floor. You can customize your visit by choosing from afternoon high tea, lunch with wine, and breakfast packages. 
  • Combine your visit to the Burj Khalifa with iconic landmarks in Dubai like Dubai Frame, Miracle Garden, or the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo. By opting for the combo tickets, you can visit either attraction on any day, for a fraction of the price of an individual entry ticket.

All Your Burj Khalifa Ticket Options

Burj Khalifa At the Top

At the Top Tickets

  • The At The Top Tickets grants visitors access to the 125th and 124th floors of the Burj Khalifa via the world’s fastest elevator!
  • Additionally, you can also step onto the observation deck to get a panoramic view of Dubai's skyline
  • Immerse yourself in the captivating spectacle during sunset hours, enhanced by the expansive floor-to-ceiling glass walls.

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burj khalifa at the top sky

At the Top Sky Tickets

  • The At The Top SKY tickets grant visitors access to the 125th, 124th, and 148th floors of the Burj Khalifa with spectacular views.
  • You can snack at the lounge and step onto the observation deck to get a bird’s eye view of the city.
  • Get fast-track access to skip past the hassle of long queues at the world's tallest building and enjoy light refreshments at SKY Lounge.

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Burj Khalifa - Dubai desert safari
Interior of At.Mosphere restaurant, Burj Khalifa

At.Mosphere tickets

  • Enjoy the finest French cuisine from the 122nd floor with magnificent views of Dubai, the coast, the desert, and beyond.
  • Ticket options include breakfast, lunch with wine, or high tea. 
  • Savor decadent dishes from an international cuisine. At.Mosphere’s menu ranges from Foie Gras, oysters, and Wagyu tenderloin to waffles and crepes, poached eggs, and more. 
  • The ticket allows access to the At.Mosphere lounge and the dining area.

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Discounted Burj Khalifa Tickets

Burj Khalifa tickets come with discounts and deals that offers you up to 5% cashback and discounts that help you save up to 32%. On top of that, some of the Burj Khalifa tickets comes with an additional discounted price for children aged 4-12 with a valid ID. Make sure to check the ticket details for further information.

Super Flexible Cancellation Policy

Enjoy the super flexible cancellation policy on Burj Khalifa tickets by purchasing them online. Get full refund on your cancelation up to 24-48 hours before the schedule. Make sure to check the ticket details before purchasing for further information.

Burj Khalifa Floors

The primary Burj Khalifa floors open to the public for tourism are At The Top, At The Top SKY, The Lounge, and At.Mosphere.

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Burj Khalifa tickets

The Lounge

  • Unwind, groove, and indulge in a delicious meal at The Lounge, located on Levels 152, 153, and 154 of the Burj Khalifa.
  • At 585 meters above sea level, visitors can have meals like breakfast and high tea, which includes a variety of continental dishes and beverages.
  • You also have the opportunity to watch a fabulous sunset or dance the night away at The Lounge, perfectly complemented by a glass of bubbly and some gourmet snacks. 
High tea seating at At.Mosphere, Burj Khalifa

At.Mosphere

  • On level 122, this is your chance to have a memorable dining experience amidst the clouds at this world-renowned Michelin restaurant. 
  • At 495 mts above the ground, this is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dine at the world’s highest restaurant. 
  • You can choose from a range of dining options from breakfast, lunch, high tea, and dinner. 
  • At.Mosphere also boasts an extensive wine menu specially curated to complement the exquisite flavors of your food. 
  • The restaurant is renowned for its delectable spread of seafood such as the finest caviar, seafood tower as well as seared scallops on truffle mashed potatoes, paired with octopus and yuzu.

Know more about dining at At.Mosphere

Plan Your Visit To Burj Khalifa

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Burj Khalifa timings

The Burj Khalifa is open throughout the year. Burj Khalifa timings differ based on the level you visit.

At The Top timings

Monday to Friday: Prime hours - 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM, Non-Prime hours - 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM, 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM (final entry at 11:15 PM)
Saturday and Sunday: Prime hours - 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM, Non-Prime hours - 5:00 AM to 3:30 PM, 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM (final entry at 11:15 PM)

At The Top SKY timings

Monday to Sunday:
Prime hours - 10:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Non-Prime hours - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (final entry at 9:00 PM)

When is the best time to visit the Burj Khalifa?

If budget is not a constraint, the top view during sunset is undoubtedly the best time. If you’re looking for less crowds, early morning and late night slots are the best times to visit the Burj Khalifa.

Burj Khalifa getting there
  • Where is Burj Khalifa located?
    The Burj Khalifa is centrally located in Downtown Dubai, next to the Dubai Mall. The complete location is 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd, Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
    Google Map Directions
  • How do I get to the Burj Khalifa by metro?
    The Burj Khalifa station, on the Red Line of the Dubai metro, is the closest station to your destination. From here, you can either walk for 15 minutes, or take Bus F13, to the Dubai Mall, which you have to go through to get to the Burj Khalifa.
  • How do I get to the Burj Khalifa by bus?
    You can take a bus to the Dubai Mall by either taking bus no. 27 or 29. You can also take a feeder bus from the Dubai Mall/Burj Khalifa metro station, which will drop you directly in front of the mall.
Burj Khalifa entrance
  • At The Top
    If you have booked tickets, the only Burj Khalifa entrance is through the Dubai Mall. On the Lower Ground Level, head towards the Burj Khalifa elevator. Here, you can display your ticket and head inside the elevator which will take you directly to Level 124.
  • At The Top SKY
    There is no separate entrance to get to Level 148 of the Burj Khalifa. The only way to get to At The Top SKY is by taking the elevator from Level 124 & 125. You would need additional tickets to get to Level 148.
burj khalifa top view
At The Top

The view from the top of the Burj Khalifa is one of the most-tried experiences in Dubai. Aboard the observation deck, located about 400 m above ground on Level 124 & 125, view the city's unique structure like never before. Use the telescopes to identify all the popular landmarks in the city.

At The Top SKY

The world's highest observation deck awaits your presence. At 555 m above ground, nothing will prepare you for the view. The city's tallest structures will seem like glittering dots from this height. Observe the ocean as it encircles the city's landscape.

Burj Khalifa facilities
  • Is photography permitted at the Burj Khalifa?
    Yes, guests can take photos and videos for personal consumption on all observation decks at the Burj Khalifa.
  • Is storage facility available at Burj Khalifa?
    Yes. All guests can leave their bags and luggage in the storage room near the At The Top entrance.
  • Is the Burj Khalifa wheelchair accessible?
    Yes. The Burj Khalifa entrance and all observation decks are completely wheelchair accessible for ease of visit.
Food at At.Mosphere, Burj Khalifa
Entrance to At.Mosphere, Burj Khalifa
At.mosphere

Situated 442 meters above sea level, At.mosphere at the Burj Khalifa’s 122 level, is dubbed as the world’s highest restaurant. Visitors are in for a treat! Treat yourself to the finest French cuisine with a 3-course breakfast, a premium Afternoon Tea Experience, and the finest red or white wines. What’s more, is that you get to dine overlooking Dubai’s impressive skyline. You can book a table that overlooks the dancing Dubai Fountain, sure to be a spectacular show.

Must-try dishes: Steak, salmon, oysters

Timings - Breakfast: 7 AM to 10:30 AM, Afternoon Tea: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM, Lunchtime: 12 PM to 4 PM

Armani Ristorante

Sink your teeth into some fantastic Italian dishes at Armani Ristorante. The chefs beautifully recreate traditional Italian dishes like spaghetti and tiramisu all the while adding a contemporary touch. Famed Armani hospitality is strongly identifiable with its classy yet stylish interiors. The secluded environment makes it a perfect setting for a small gathering of friends and family.  

Must-try dishes: Burrata, lobster spaghetti, risotto Tartufo

Timings: 06:00 PM to 11:30 PM 

Armani Amal

Extravagant interiors and a spicy medley of flavors are in store at the Armani Amal restaurant at the Burj Khalifa. It specializes in creating fresh takes on traditional Indian dishes. The food is supremely flavorful and a true toast to South Asia cuisine. Situated on the 3rd floor of the Burj Khalifa, Armani Amal serenades guests with classical musicians playing instruments like the tabla.   

Must-try dishesmurg makhni, zatooni jhinga and chocolate cardamom dacquoise. 

Timings: 06:30 PM to 11:30 PM

Beyond Burj Khalifa

Here are the 3 most-visited attractions around the Burj Khalifa in Downtown Dubai:

dubai mall

Dubai Mall

Known worldwide as the largest mall in the world, a visit to the Dubai Mall should be at the top of your itinerary. It’s difficult to comprehend just how vast the mall is; it is home to one of the largest aquariums in the world, a wide variety of restaurants, cafes and bars and an ice skating rink, along with almost every designer label imaginable. Since you need to walk through the Dubai Mall to get to the Burj Khalifa, you can indulge in all your fantasies before you exit.

dubai aquarium

Dubai Aquarium

Befriend King Croc, some sand tiger sharks, stingrays and hundreds of different fish species at the Dubai Aquarium. Sure to be the experience of a lifetime, the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo is home to several beautiful and diverse creatures. While you can view the exterior for free, be sure to opt for a tour that allows you to walk through a cylindrical tunnel through the aquarium, giving you a complete view of all the exotic species within. You can also try scuba-diving and feeding the sharks!

dubai fountain

Dubai Fountain

The reputation of the dancing fountain in Dubai precedes it; prepare to be mesmerized by a spectacular sound, movement and light show put forward by the Dubai Fountain. Located outside the Dubai Mall, right at the foot of the Burj Khalifa, a show is put on by the fountains every 30 minutes after 06:00 PM. Brightly illuminated jets of water are sprayed high into the air, moving to the rhythm of catchy music like Michael Jackson’s Thriller, sure to leave you, and your family and friends, enthralled.

Frequently Asked Questions About Burj Khalifa

Where can I buy Burj Khalifa tickets?

You can book your tickets either at the physical ticket counter, or on online booking platforms. There are several benefits of booking your tickets online: you can avoid waiting in the long lines at the ticket counter by simply showing your mobile ticket and getting quick entry. Additionally, online tickets allow you to avail several offers, discounts, and cashback.

Which floors can I access with my Burj Khalifa tickets?

If you book At The Top tickets, you will get access to both observation decks on Levels 124 & 125. While, if you book At The Top SKY tickets, you get access to Level 148, along with Levels 124 & 125.

What is the best time to visit Burj Khalifa?

The best time to visit Burj Khalifa is definitely during sunset! Watching the sun set over Dubai's glittering skyline from high in the sky is an unmatched experience when in the city. However, this is also the busiest time of the day. If you want to avoid the crowds, it's best to plan your visit during early morning or late evenings on weekdays.

What are Burj Khalifa timings?

At The Top
Monday to Friday: Prime hours - 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM, Non-Prime hours - 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM, 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM (final entry at 11:15 PM)
Saturday and Sunday: Prime hours - 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM, Non-Prime hours - 5:00 AM to 3:30 PM, 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM (final entry at 11:15 PM)

At The Top SKY

From Monday to Sunday: Prime hours - 10:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Non-Prime hours - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (final entry at 9:00 PM)

How do I get to the Burj Khalifa?

The only way to access the observation decks is to take the entrance through the Dubai Mall, located on the lower ground floor. You can either drive up there, or take public transport.
By metro: The closest stop is the Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall metro station. From here you can either walk for 10 minutes to get to the mall, or take a feeder bus.
By bus: Take the F13 feeder bus, or use buses 27 or 29 to get to the Dubai Mall.

How do I get to Level 148 of the Burj Khalifa?

Tickets for At The Top Burj Khalifa SKY will have to be purchased separately since a standard ticket does not grant entry to Level 148. Once you purchase this ticket, you will be taken up to At The Top, which is Levels 124 and 125, from where you would have to take a separate elevator to Level 148 (At The Top SKY).

Is storage facility available at Burj Khalifa?

Yes. Guests can store their bags and luggage in the storage area outside the entry to At The Top.

Is Burj Khalifa wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the Burj Khalifa is completely wheelchair accessible. Elevators and ramps are in place for the ease of differently abled visitors.

What can I do around Burj Khalifa?

The main attractions around the Burj Khalifa are the Dubai Mall, Dubai Aquarium, and Dubai Fountain.

Which are the best Burj Khalifa restaurants?

While it's difficult to choose just one from Burj Khalifa's wide roster of restaurants, one which offers a stand-out experience is At.mosphere, said to be the world's highest restaurant at Level 123. Delicious food, wonderful ambience, and a panoramic view of Dubai – what more could you need?

Do I have to book tickets online?

While not mandatory,  purchasing tickets online is highly recommended, especially during peak seasons and weekends. This allows you to secure a specific time slot and avoid waiting in long lines.

For how long can I stay inside the Burj Khalifa?

While you will be allowed only at your scheduled slot, there's no strict time limit for staying inside Burj Khalifa, particularly on the observation decks. However, the general time people spend here depends on the time at the observation decks. So, allow at least 40 minutes inside the Burj Khalifa.

Can pregnant women visit the Burj Khalifa?

There are no restrictions for pregnant women to visit the Burj Khalifa.

Is there a dress code inside the Burj Khalifa?

There's no strict dress code.  Smart casual attire is recommended, especially during daytime visits. Avoid sleeveless shirts, ripped clothing, and overly revealing outfits.

What can I do inside the Burj Khalifa?

Your activities are primarily focused on the observation decks. Here, you can marvel at the panoramic views of Dubai, learn about the history and construction of the Burj Khalifa through interactive exhibits, enjoy refreshments from the cafes available on the observation decks, and shop at the souvenir shop on the 124th floor. 

How do I enter the Burj Khalifa?

The Burj Khalifa can only be accessed through the Dubai Mall. Head to the Lower Ground floor of the Dubai Mall and locate the Burj Khalifa entrance.

Are there restaurants inside the Burj Khalifa?

Yes, there are a few restaurants located on various floors. This includes the Sky Lounge, Armani Ristorante, and Armani Amal. However, the most notable is the At.Mosphere restaurant on the 122nd floor, known for its wide range of cuisines and fine dining experience.