Riyadh King Khālid International Airport (RUH)

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

The capital city of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh is considered among the wealthiest cities in the world. Along with being firmly attached to its roots and traditions, it also boasts of modern tall structures and fancy automobiles which will catch your attention . 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 Riyadh destination guide.

  • Located 35 km north of Riyadh.

Airport Hours

Riyadh King Khālid International Airport offers round the clock arrival and departure so that you can travel at your convenience.

Riyadh International Airport details - Pin code and address

Riyadh King Khalid International Airport is one of the largest airports in Saudi Arabia. It has four operational terminals which are as follows: Terminal 1, Terminal 2, Terminal 5 and The Royal Terminal.

  • Address/location -Airport Road, King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh Saudi Arabia
  • IATA Code - RUH
  • Airport Postal code - 13449
  • Flight tracker - Check your flight status for real-time updates

Terminal Information

Riyadh King Khālid International Airport is a major one for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, comprising a mosque at the central part of the terminal complex, two runways and four operational Terminals – Terminal 1, 2, 5 and the Royal terminal. All the terminals are connected and have the same size approximately with eight boarding gates (each) and its air bridges.

IndiGo now provides direct connectivity between Riyadh and Delhi & Mumbai along with other key destinations.

Terminal 1

This terminal handles the arrivals and departures of international flights except the flights operated by Nas Air, Saudia and Air France.

Terminal 2

This terminal handles the arrivals and departures of the international flights operated by Nas Air, Saudia and Air France.

Terminal 5

This terminal handles domestic flights, operating in five different destinations within the country. It comprises of 60 baggage check-in counters, 36 check-in counters – 30 for the Economy class and six for First/Business class and 20 self-check-in counters.

The Royal Terminal

This terminal is exclusive to the Saudi Arabia Royal Family and Guests, Heads of State and other VIP personalities.



Airport Facilities

Riyadh King Khālid International Airport provides the following facilities for your hassle-free journey:

ATM Machines
Banking services
Currency exchange
Information desk
Luggage wrapping
Barber Shop
Free Wi-Fi internet connection
Post Office
Car rental counters
Hotel counters
First-aid station
Airlines offices
Government departments
Rent-a-car services
Medical assistance

Things to Do

While you wait at Riyadh King Khālid International Airport, spend your time:

  • Treat your taste buds to delicious offerings from several restaurants, cafes and hotels.
  • Shopping for apparels, accessories, perfumes, cosmetics, toys, souvenirs, electronics, and jewellery at the Duty-Free shops at reasonable prices.

Visa and Immigration

If you are an Indian passport holder travelling to Saudi Arabia, you are required to complete an online application form on www.mofa.gov.sa. Once the form is submitted, please take a printed copy of the form along with the mofa number or reference number and submit along with the necessary documents. According to the new rule, the visa fee needs to be paid online and not in cash at the Embassy.

Other nationals are requested to check their country specific visa requirements.

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


Hotels near Riyadh King Khālid International Airport


Riyadh Airport Marriott Hotel Muhammad Ibn Farj, King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh - 13443


Four Points by Sheraton Riyadh Khaldia Imam Abdullah Bin Faisal Bin Turki St, Ad Dirah, Riyadh - 11421


Fairmont Riyadh Business Gate Qurtubah Area, Riyadh - 11552


ibis Riyadh Hotel Center Point, Al Olaya Street Opposite to the، Riyadh - 11565

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