FAB Etihad Guest Elite Account

The First Abu Dhabi Bank Etihad Guest Elite Account is one of the premium bank accounts a guest customer can open with FAB. The Elite bank account comes with so many benefits including free cheque books, exclusive airport lounge access, complimentary travel benefits, and much more.

Check the features, Eligibility, and Documents required to open a FAB Etihad Guest Elite Account.


  • No minimum balance requirement
  • Four free local fund transfers per month
  • First international remittance free per month (only FAB charges are waived for remittance made from AED accounts)
  • Free unlimited cheque books
  • Earn 1,000 bonus Etihad Guest Miles on your first salary transfer
  • Earn three Etihad Guest Miles for every AED 1,000 on your average monthly balance* (Up to a maximum of 5,000 Etihad Guest Miles per month)
    *Average balance for the month must be at least AED 10,000


  • The Total Relationship Balance (TRB) should be equivalent to AED 500,000 or above
    (TRB = Current/savings/call account balance + fixed deposits + investments)

Required documents

  • The completed account opening form 
  • Proof of income
  • Original and copy of a valid passport/resident visa/Emirates ID
    Please note that additional documents may be requested on a case-by-case basis

Debit card benefits

FAB Etihad Guest Elite Account comes with a free Etihad Guest Signature debit card, your gateway to travel benefits and easy access to your cash

  • Welcome bonus Etihad Guest miles
    Primary card: 750 joining miles (on your first purchase with the debit card)
  • Cash withdrawals at ATM
    Free and unlimited cash withdrawals at a FAB ATM in the UAE
    Four free cash withdrawals per month at a non-FAB ATM in the UAE
    Each month’s first cash withdrawal at any ATM outside the UAE will be free

Earn miles

  • Earn Etihad Guest miles for every AED 10 you spend
    Domestic transactions (local currency):  Earn 2.5 miles for every AED 10 spent
    International transactions (foreign currency): Earn three miles for every AED 10 spent
    Etihad or Etihad Airways partners: Earn five miles for every AED 10 spent
  • Earn Etihad Guest miles for every AED 1,000 of average balanceAverage balance more than AED 10,000 per month: Earn three miles on every AED 1,000

Travel benefits

Your Etihad Guest Signature debit card comes with complimentary travel benefits

  • Complimentary airport lounge access
    Enjoy an outstanding travel experience with access to more than 650 airport lounges worldwide.
  • 24/7 concierge service
    Make the most of your trip with round the clock concierge service assisting you in a wide range of travel-related tasks. You can call 800 0441 3487 or +971 4 361 1234 to take advantage of this service

Protection benefits

Your Etihad Guest Signature debit card offers a range of protection benefits

  • Travel accident insurance
    Get complimentary travel accident insurance of up to USD 500,000 when you book your flight tickets using your Etihad Guest Signature debit card.
  • Global purchase protection and extended warranty
    Enjoy peace of mind with Global Purchase Protection and Extended Warranty for purchases made with your Etihad Guest Signature debit card
  • International medical and travel assistance
    Your Etihad Guest Signature debit card offers you complimentary international medical and travel assistance to make your trip memorable.

 Debit card daily limits

  • ATM cash withdrawal limit AED 25,000
  • Retail purchase transaction limit AED 75,000

To open FAB Etihad Guest Elite Account or get more information about it, Click here to visit the official FAB Website. You can also contact First Abu Dhabi Bank customer service for assistance.