Information & Facts
Car rental is available at the airport.
A 24-hour taxi stand is situated outside the terminal. Coaches
ad buses meet outside arrivals, travel time is 50 minutes and cost
is around Rs.5.
International flights: PKR 800 (first class), PKR
600 (business class), PRK 400 (economy class).
Facilities include shops, restaurants, banks, moneychangers,
ATMs and duty-free shopping.
Urdu is the official language, but English is widely
spoken and understood. There are also several regional languages
and local dialects.
The Pakistani Rupee (PKR) is divided into 100 paise. Travellers
cheques (best carried in US Dollars or Pounds Sterling) are
accepted at most banks, four and five star hotels and major shops.
Larger shops and hotels accept credit cards, mostly American
Express. Bank hours are from 9am to 1.30pm Monday to Saturday, but
close at 12.30 pm on Fridays. Bargaining is expected in street
markets and small stores.
Local time is GMT +5.