Burj Khalifa Opening Hours

The Burj Khalifa is open every day from 9 am to 11 pm.

As it is the tallest building in the world and is visited by nearly 6 million people each year.

If you are up for seeing the view from the top then the Burj Khalfia observation decks are a great option for you.

So, knowing the operating hours of the Burj Khalifa is essential for making the most of your visit.

The views from the observation decks are simply stunning, and you can see for miles in every direction.

Here are the Burj Khalifa observation decks opening hours:

  • At the Top (Floors 124 & 125):
    • Weekdays: Opens at 10 am and closes at midnight.
    • Weekends: Opens at 8 am and closes at midnight.
  • At the Top Sky (Floor 148):
    • Opens at 12pm and closes at 10 pm

Traveler’s Tip
Please note that the last entry time for all observation decks is 1 hour before closing

The views from the observation decks are simply stunning, and you can see for miles in every direction.

The Burj Khalifa tickets At The Top start at AED 173 ($47) for adults and AED 140 ($38) for children.

Whereas At The Top Sky Burj Khalifa tickets start at AED 555 ($151) for individuals over the age of 4.

When it comes to views, the Burj Khalifa is the best; you can see the whole city from the top.

However, ticket prices are higher during prime hours, which is when the views are the best.

Prime hours are from 4 pm to 6.30 pm, when the sun is setting.

If you want to save money, you can go during off-hours ( 9 am to 3.30 pm and from 7 pm until closing), when the views are still great, but the crowds are smaller.

Burj Khalifa Opening Hours on Friday

The iconic Burj Khalifa will remain open for business as usual every day from 9 am to 11 pm.

Best Time to Visit Burj Khalifa

Best Time to Visit Burj Khalifa
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The best months to visit Dubai are between November and March.

As the temperatures in Dubai are mild throughout this period, typically between 20°C and 10°C.

The best time of day to visit Burj Khalifa is at sunset, between 4 pm and 6 pm.

Also, get there at 10 am in the morning or right before closing in the evening.

At this time, the crowd is minimal, and you don’t have to pay anything extra to get the best views of the Dubai metropolis.

These are the times for other fun places within the Burj Khalifa.

  • The Live Fountain Shows run every 30 minutes from 6pm to 11pm.
  • The At.mosphere restaurant opens at 7am and closes at 5:30pm.
  • The Armani Hotel Spa opens at 9pm and closes at 10pm.
  • The Burj Club opens at 11am and closes at 12am.
  • Candylicious Dubai opens at 10am and closes at 12am.

FAQs

Is Burj Khalifa open 24 hours?

No, the Burj Khalifa is not open 24 hours a day; it is open from 9 am to 11 pm daily.

The observation deck is open from 10 am to midnight, with the last entry being at 11 pm.

What time does Burj Khalifa open for visitors?

Burj Khalifa is open for visitors from 10:00 AM to midnight, from Sunday to Thursday, and from 8:00 AM to midnight, from Friday to Saturday.

The last entry time is 11:00 PM, regardless of the day of the week.

Can I visit Burj Khalifa at night?

Yes, you can visit Burj Khalifa at night. The observation deck is open Burj Khalifa Fun Factsfrom 10 am to midnight, with the last entry being at 11 pm.

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