The airport is situated 36 miles (59km) from Jeddah.
Getting to the city
Taxis are available and fares can be negotiated with the driver. There is a bus service connecting to the city but this tends to be crowded and unpleasant and is usually avoided by visitors. Construction will begin soon on a new high-speed rail link to connect the airport to the city.
Tel: +966 (0)2 684 2227.
A number of car rental companies are represented at the airport, including Avis and Budget.
Taxis are available and fares can be negotiated with the driver.
Transfer between terminals
There is no free transport provided between terminals. Passengers are required to pay for a taxi.
Although it has been extended and renovated several times, Jeddah's airport remains crowded and chaotic. There are three terminals, with the North Terminal being used exclusively for international flights. There are money exchange facilities, a restaurant, a cafeteria and shops in this terminal. There are also two restaurants in the South Terminal. The vast Hajj terminals contain prayer and rest areas, markets, a clinic, banking services, and a mosque.
Parking is available outside each of the terminals.
Free wifi is available throughout the airport.
Jeddah Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.