Riyadh Airport Guide to Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (RUH)

Riyadh Airport Transportation

There are various options to get around from Riyadh Airport to any destination, although transport public is varely available.

As an important information, note that the driving ban on women is lifted from June 24, 2018, so women are allowed to drive in public and therefore to rent a car.

For those holding a foreign license, it will be needed to homologate it.

See below the transportation options:


Inter-Terminal Transportation

Walkways: Terminals 1 and 2 are linked by a moving walkways. Terminal 5 is connected by shuttle bus.


Riyadh Airport Taxi

Get within 30 minutes to Riyadh.

A ride to downtown shouldn’t cost you more than SAR 70.00. Refuse trips which overpass this figure. Authorised taxis at Riyadh Airport are metered and have taximeter.

London Taxi is the sole company operating in the airport: +966 920010068 - 4324158

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Metro services are only available at Terminal 5. The Yellow Line (L4) connects King Khalid Airport with King Abdullah Financial District.

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Car Rental

At Riyadh Airport there are several companies that provides car hire services. Find them at the parking lot entry of each hall. Opening hours: 24/7 Check the best option for you here.


Transfers Services

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