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Riyadh King Khaled International Airport (RUH)

Full Airport Name

Riyadh King Khaled International Airport


Riyadh King Khaled International Airport, PO Box 12531, Riyadh 11483, Saudi Arabia

Airport Code


Country Code



(0)1 221 1000


(0)1 221 1637



Number of Terminals


Time Zone

GMT + 3


The airport is amid 35km (22 miles) arctic of Riyadh

Transfer Between Terminals

The terminals are all housed aural the aforementioned building, affiliated by bond buildings; travelators in the three articulation barrio abutting the International and Domestic terminals abetment transfers aural the commuter complex.

Driving Directions

Major anchorage to the airport are King Fahd Road, Al-Takhassousi Road and the East Interstate Highway.

Car Parking

Two ample three-level garages are amid anon in advanced of the commuter terminals, one on either ancillary of the airport mosque; they are affiliated to the terminals and to the abbey by banal walkways.

Car Hire

Ten car appoint companies, including Avis, Budget and Hertz, accomplish at the airport. Counters can be begin in the airport lobby. Please note: Women are not accustomed to drive on accessible anchorage in Saudi Arabia.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Authorised prepaid taxis apparent with the airport logo are accessible 24 hours a day to the burghal centre (journey time: 30 minutes). By law, taxis charge accept a beat and cartage should analysis this afore ambience off. Limousine: Limousines are accessible 24 hours a day to the burghal centre (journey time: 30 minutes). There are no accessible carriage options to/from the airport.

Information and Help Desks

Each terminal has an operations office, which provides commuter information; agents are bilingual.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: Two 24-hour banks and a column appointment accomplish in Terminal 2 and there are ATMs in Terminals 2 and 3. Eating and drinking: There are restaurants, bite confined and cafés throughout the airport, accessible 24-hours in both Domestic and International terminals. There are no confined (alcohol is actionable in Saudi Arabia). Shopping: Shops are accessible throughout the airport, including aspect shops; all commodity is duty-free. Other facilities: There is a aboriginal aid centre accessible 24 hours and a mosque.

Conference and Business Facilities

Business services, including bristles feast and affair apartment for up to 250 bodies and audiovisual equipment, are accessible at the Sahara Airport Auberge (tel: (0)1 220 4500).

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Facilities accommodate disabled toilets and distinctively acclimatized telephones. Disabled car parking spaces are available. Cartage acute wheelchairs and appropriate abetment should appeal this from their airline above-mentioned to travel.


The Sahara Airport Auberge (tel: (0)1 220 4500) is amid 6km (4 miles) from the airport. Riyadh hotels accommodate the Holiday Inn Riyadh (tel: (0)1 478 2500), Hyatt Regency Riyadh (tel: (0)1 479 1234), Riyadh InterContinental Auberge (tel: (0)1 465 5000), Riyadh Marriott Auberge (tel: (0)1 477 9300) and the Sheraton Riyadh Auberge and Towers (tel: (0)1 454 3300). Major hotels accept cadre on assignment at the airport auberge advice counters in the lobby; abounding hotels action address busline to/from the airport.