King Abdulaziz International Airport or Jeddah Airport (JED)

Get your trip off to a flying start with 6E at King Abdulaziz International Airport. From check-in details to airport facilities for departures and onward travel information for arrivals, don't stress - we've got it covered.

Jeddah is considered to be the gateway for Hajj pilgrimage. This beautiful place is also the hub for opulent shopping districts and attractive tourist spots. For the full lowdown on how to make every day amazing when you get there, you can find all the insider inspiration you need in our Jeddah destination guide

  • 19 km from the north of Jeddah.
  • The Jeddah International Airport offers round the clock arrival and departure so that you can travel at your convenience.

Jeddah International Airport details - Pin code and address

King Abdulaziz International Airport is located about 19 km from the north of Jeddah. It is also popular as the busiest airport in Saudi Arabia and has three terminals

  • Address/location - King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA), Jeddah, 21442, Saudi Arabia
  • IATA Code - JED
  • Airport Postal code - 21442
  • Flight tracker - Check your flight status for real-time updates

Terminal Information

The Jeddah International airport is the busiest airport in Saudi Arabia. It is known for its Hajj terminal which is especially for pilgrims going to Mecca. At one time, it can handle about 80,000 passengers.

IndiGo now provides direct flights to Jeddah from Kochi along with seamless connections to other key destinations in India.

The airport comprises three terminals – North, South and Hajj. The North terminal handles the international airlines, the South terminal handles all Saudi airlines and the Hajj terminal manages the traffic for the yearly pilgrimage to Mecca.



Airport Facilities

The Jeddah International Airport provides with the following facilities for your smoother travel:

ATM Machines
Luggage storage and lockers
Wi-Fi hotspot
Wheelchair assistance
Operations and fire services
Emergency, ambulance, and public health services
Currency exchange counter
Prayer rooms

Things to Do

While you wait at the Jeddah International Airport, spend your time:

  • Shopping for apparels, accessories, perfumes, cosmetics, toys, souvenirs, electronics, and jewellery at the Duty-Free shops for reasonable prices.
  • Satiating your taste buds with offerings from several restaurants, cafes and fast food outlets.

Visa and Immigration

If you are an Indian national travelling to Saudi Arabia, then you need to fill an online visa application form and submit it with the relevant documents. The form shall be submitted along with a valid copy of passport; which must be valid for a minimum of six months along with two copies of the recent photograph. Application through post or mail will not be accepted. According to the new rule, the visa fees need to be paid online and not as cash at the Embassy.

To ensure a hassle-free and seamless travel, here is detailed information about the Saudi Arabia visa at


Hotels near Jeddah Airport


Al Basmah Coral Resort


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