Information & Facts
Two multi-level garages are located directly in front of the
passenger terminals, on either side of the mosque, which are
connected to the terminals by walkways.
Car rental counters are located in the lobby and include Avis,
Budget and Hertz (women are not allowed to drive on public roads
and may not be a passenger with a man who is not immediate family,
unless in a taxi).
Prepaid airport taxis are available for transport to the
Facilities include restaurants and cafeterias (no bars as
alcohol is illegal), banks in Terminal 2 and ATMs in Terminals 2
and 3, first aid clinics, a post office, various shopping
opportunities, and visitor information. A mosque is located in the
centre of the passenger terminal. Facilities for the disabled are
Arabic is the official language in Saudi Arabia, but
English is widely understood.
The Saudi currency is the Riyal (SAR), divided into 100 halala.
Foreign currency can be changed at banks and exchange bureaux.
Banking hours are generally Saturday to Wednesday from 8am to 12pm
and 4pm to 8pm. All major credit cards are accepted at shops,
hotels and restaurants in Saudi Arabia. Travellers cheques are also
accepted and ATMs are widely available. There are no taxes in Saudi
Arabia, so shopping is good value.
The terminals are linked by moving walkways.
Local time is GMT +3.